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Review: Terraferma

Terraferma opens today at Landmark's Ken Cinema. Click for Showtimes. Director Emanuele Crialese (Respiro, Golden Door) opens by elegantly casting ...

Eastwood and ex dig wife swapping?

Any which way you can, eh, Clint? Maybe chick-bait Clint Eastwood has a thing for women with the last name ...

The 1887 graduating class of the San Diego branch of the Hollywood Secretarial School Group

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/sep/04/52622/ TOP ROW: Mike Rosoft, Ward Processor, I.B.M. Selectric, Virginia MacWrite, Al Phasmart, and M.S. Dos. BOTTOM ROW: Florence 'Floppy' ...

Interview: John Crowley, director of Closed Circuit

To date, John Crowley has directed Intermission, Boy A, Is Anybody There?, and now Closed Circuit, which opened last Friday ...

Fox Theatre San Diego, BCSH: Before Copley Symphony Hall

Plus tips on how to train an usher, c.1929

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/sep/02/52466/ By the time I made my first visit to San Diego, the longhairs on Copley's dime had already overtaken ...

San Diego Film Critics Society 2013 class photo

Updated to feature director's cut of photo

Hey, how 'bout that Matthew Lickona joining the ranks of the San Diego Film Critics Society, huh? Congratulations! Keep at ...

Eastwood marriage plunges off heartbreak ridge

The 17 year marriage of Clint Eastwood, 83, and his second wife, Dina Ruiz Eastwood, 48, has been shot down ...

Cloudy with no chance of meatballs on the Foodimobile

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/aug/29/52310/ Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2. Not Cloudy With a Chance of Fresh Fruit and Yogurt Parfait 2 ...

Don Bauder moonlighting at Kensington Video?!

Here's something I failed to mention in this week's cover story on Kensington Video. When Guy Hanford shaves in the ...

Kensington Video: movie lover's paradise

If you're wondering why all of The Reader boxes are empty, it's because this week's cover story -- my scintillating ...

Review: Getaway

Keep away!

Who'd have thought spending 90 minutes in a car with Selena Gomez could be this stagnant? A disembodied voice orders ...

It's curtains for Digiplex Mission Valley

I haven't been in the big #7 house since Hazard Center was taken over by Digiplex. Something was noticeably different ...

Holy Top Ten Movie Moseses! Ridley Scott to direct Exodus

Christian Bale stars as swaddling-clothed crusader

Does the umpteenth telling of a Bible story qualify as a reboot? http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/aug/27/52219/ According to Deadline, Ridley Scott's Exodus, or ...

Not getting the full picture at he Big Scree

It happened so long ago, the name of the talk show I heard it on escapes me. Sir Alec Guinness ...

Casting call: Headlock'd: The Bob Filner Story

Who will star as Mayor Pat Tush? Or Jan Goldsmith? Or Accuser #147?

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/users/photos/2013/aug/26/52054/ "In a town as sunny as San Diego, only the shady survive." Somewhere in a San Diego Starbucks, someone ...

A fleck on the fanboy's windshield

Given the twittering hubbub made over Hollywood's latest casting choice, you would think that Ben Affleck had committed murder, not ...

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 ...

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 ...

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