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Art!Power presents Indian-flavored 'Foovie' in October

What do you get when you cross dinner and a movie? As portmanteaus go, 'Divey' lacks the selling power needed ...

Name That Logo: Deluxe Warner Bros. Edition

In other parts of town the lion roared, the tower beeped, and the world turned with machinelike regularity and precision. ...

Dig a hole: Jerry G. Bishop, the architect of Svengoolie

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/sep/19/53443/ He was Chicago television's answer to SCTV's 'Count' Floyd Robertson, a professional broadcaster picking up change on the side ...

Grate cinema: Munster, Go Home!

My first screening of Munster, Go Home! came -- as it did to many Mockingbird Heights maniacs my age -- ...

Bob Hope reviews The Iron Petticoat from the grave

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/sep/18/53378/ Hey, hi, ladies and gentlemen, this is Bob ‘More Dangerous Dead Than He Ever Was Alive’ Hope acting as ...

Grate cinema: The Spy Who Loved Me

When it comes to playing 007, everybody does it better than Roger Moore!

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/sep/18/53371/ At the risk of alienating James Bond acolytes everywhere, with the exception of On Her Majesty's Secret Service, the ...

Free parking returns to Horton Plaza!

Has it really been seven months since the #@$%&*!#$&@#s at Horton Plaza decided to replace 3 hours of free parking ...

4th row center: A night at the Egyptian and a day at the Chinese

DISCLAIMER: The title of this article is false and misleading. For the sake of full disclosure, when confronted with a ...

What San Diego multiplexes have that Hollywood picture palaces don't

The past two days in Hollywood have been a rapturous vacation from San Diego multiplexes. Sunday night saw the sparkling ...

Trailer Park: Rocky Stallone vs. Jake DeNiro in Grudge Match

It's "bash DeNiro Friday" at

This is not the celluloid Visine needed to cleanse my eyes of the retinae-burning The Family. This is a joke, ...

Paul Schrader 'likes' me!

Halfway through the screening of Luc Besson's dismal mob comedy The Family, an image from one of Robert DeNiro's early, ...

Review: The Family

I’d issue a SPOILER ALERT!, but how does one go about curdling something as putrescent as The Family? By now ...

Dig a hole: Noise reduction pioneer Ray Dolby

"I was never a gold-digger, or an Oscar-digger, or anything like that. I just had an instinct about the right ...

Vanity, thy name is plate?

It's one ampersand away from being just another plate on the 101. Considering this photo was taken in Hollywood, it's ...

Village Person Randy Jones to tie the knot

Hey! Remember The Village People, the supergay supergroup who helped to introduce Middle America to the concept of homosexuality with ...

Destin Cretton talks about his long-term commitment to Short Term 12

Look at the big shot kid who years ago walked into Citizen Video where I used to work, with a ...

Studio collagist Jacques Kapralik created the fabric of Hollywood ballyhoo

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/sep/10/52967/ Normally a derisive terms, Hollywood collagist Jacques Kapralik was the master of the cut-and-paste job. My fascination with sculpted, ...

Crisis in the aisle: blogger calls cops over texting twit

A midnight screening of a low budget shocker at the Toronto International Film Festival became even more horrifying when a ...

Dig a hole: Cal Worthington

Never so much as a rank and file member of the motion picture industry, Calvin Coolidge "Cal" Worthington's presence was ...

4th row center: Triumph of the Will

The long-awaited demise of Hitler's bodyguard, Rochus Misch, had finally arrived. His death at age 96 brings to mind my ...

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