Content for Saturday, March 26, 2016

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Movie reviews from the '70s

Cinemascope movies cropped for TV, Rossellini visits UCSD, Shepherd's San Diego movie house survey, Vincente Minnelli comes to La Jolla, the Reader's rating system

Crop Failure The most obvious damage done to a movie that has been trimmed, cropped, to fit the TV space, is to the composition of the images. It is like a museum trying to fit ...

Some things to check on Chargers' stadium plan

Be prepared to cock an eyebrow at this proposal

The plans for a new downtown Chargers stadium should come out Monday (March 28) or sometime during the week. Many of the purported details have been leaked to friendly media, so all San Diegans should ...

Billboard banishment on Rosecrans at stalemate

"The city is in the middle of the whole thing."

The squabble continues between the owners of the Dolphin Motel and the Point Loma Association over the removal of a billboard. Robert Tripp Jackson of the association said on March 24, "The Point Loma Association ...

There’s always the Hyatt

Market One Café is open around the clock

So it’s like two. In the morning. Everything is closing down, or they’re not happy to see you walk in. But you’ve gotta have a snack before you head home. Gaslamp may have a few ...

UC students road trip in support of plastic bag ban

This report brought to you by Tizzy the turtle

Student members from California Student Public Interest Research Group chapters at various University of California campuses were stationed along the boardwalk in Pacific Beach on Friday (March 25) with their mascot Tizzy, a 30-foot inflatable ...