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Another Filner accuser comes forward...honest!

If Lickona can sneak one in, why not me? It's over, Bobby, but not before I parade one last alleged ...

SDLFF's weeklong Exitos del Cine Latino starts tomorrow

7 days to see 13 films

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/aug/22/51824/ In addition to their annual San Diego Latino Film Festival and the fine lineup of films Lisa Franek at ...

Late to the Filner party

But hey, everybody else is having fun with it, so...

Yeah, yeah, people have seen Filner and Goldsmith together in the same room. But I still like this notion. http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/aug/22/51821/ ...

Arcane auteur post of the week

Dabblers need not click

Am I the only one who sees red over this ad that appeared in the June 9, 1933 edition of ...

4th row center, special drive-in edition: Midnight Cowboy

In which my parents escort me to my first X-rated movie.

Who among us can claim that their parents took them to their first X-rated movie? Mom and Dad probably thought ...

Help save drive-in theatres as 'ozoners' celebrate their 80th birthday

When it came time to finally force the digital conversion down exhibitor’s throats, no one bothered to ask drive-in owners ...

Forever Amber alert!

Cinephilia is a crime punishable in most states!

I was sitting in the basement last week watching a beautiful 16mm dye-transfer print of Otto Preminger's Forever Amber. It ...

Gold amid the dross

Why was I reading a listicle at Cracked.com? No idea. But I liked what I read there.

I mean, "13 Photos That Shatter Your Image of Famous People (Part 2)"? Really? Didn't I have something better to ...

Penning Teller: An interview with the spectacular Miles Teller

Everything you need to know about the star of The Spectacular Now, currently playing at a theatre near you, is ...

Unaccustomed as I am to seeing 'douche' as a verb...

While plowing through e-stacks of TV Radio Mirror I happened across this ad buried in the back pages of the ...

Di died for Hollywood's sins

http://sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/aug/18/51509/ It's a cynical Sunday morning, isn't it? Scotland Yard has announced that they have new information regarding the death ...

New releases opening this week: The Act of Killing, In A World... and more

Remember when I said that movies weren't driving the culture any more? You know what I mean - they're not ...

Meet Miles Teller star of The Spectacular Now

Actor to put in personal appearance tonight at Arclight La Jolla & Landmark Hillcrest

Here is your chance to meet Miles Teller, star of Project X, 21 & Over, and, starting today, The Spectacular ...

4th row center: Opening night a MoPA

It's been almost 14 years. Enough time has passed. Let's laugh about it. I arrived in San Diego on January ...

Interview with In A World... writer-director-star Lake Bell

"Women are complicated. I don't have to tell you that."

So what if New York Magazine got the full-body tattoo shots? We got the feminist musings. In a World... tells ...

Porn for film historians

For a wizened, pixel-loathing curmudgeon like me, it doesn't get much better. The collection of The Media History Digital Library ...

DVD Rentals: The Barefoot Contessa

What would have happened if Rita Hayworth had carried on a torrid love affair with Howard Hughes? It certainly would ...

Trailer Park: Fading Gigolo

When was the last time Woody Allen acted in a film that he didn't direct? If you guessed Antz (like ...

Review: Lovelace

Lovelace tats a tale of humiliation and degradation within the early days of the porn industry. This isn't the biopic ...

Marks to appear in commercial for new Scorsese picture?

It's been a long standing dream to have a blurb from of one of my reviews appear on a movie ...

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