Movie Reviews

SKYSCRAPER (2018) REVIEW

SKYSCRAPER (2018) REVIEW

A SEMI-DECENT (IF NOT GENERIC) ACTION ENDEAVOR

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In documentary 'The King,' Elvis is a metaphor for American malaise

In documentary 'The King,' Elvis is a metaphor for American malaise

At his height, Elvis Presley captivated the nation; at his lowest, he died on his toilet hopped up on opiods.

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Remarkable story of three brothers separated at birth has a dark twist

Remarkable story of three brothers separated at birth has a dark twist

THESE FAMOUS TRIPLETS DISCOVER LAYER UPON LAYER OF SURPRISES—NOT ALL OF THEM PLEASANT—IN THE NEW DOCUMENTARY ‘THREE IDENTICAL STRANGERS’

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Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska star in 'Damsel,' a black comedy masquerading as a Western.

Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska star in 'Damsel,' a black comedy masquerading as a Western.

Finally, a Western for the #MeToo era

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ANT-MAN AND THE WASP (2018) REVIEW

ANT-MAN AND THE WASP (2018) REVIEW

CHARMING AND FUN, BUT INCONSEQUENTIAL

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MARVEL'S ANT-MAN AND THE WASP

MARVEL'S ANT-MAN AND THE WASP

Ant-Man and the Wasp, now playing in theaters, is a hilariously delightful return to the shrinking heroes, with a heartfelt story and sizeable action making it an exciting sequel.

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Lakeith Stanfield stars as Cassius Green in Boots Riley's 'Sorry to Bother You.'

Lakeith Stanfield stars as Cassius Green in Boots Riley's 'Sorry to Bother You.'

New film by Boots Riley of The Coup examines the destructive, surreal force of privilege

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Review: ‘Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist’

Review: ‘Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist’

Documentary traces designer’s rebel spirit

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Ben Foster plays to his actorly strengths—by suppressing them—in the moving 'Leave No Trace.'

Ben Foster plays to his actorly strengths—by suppressing them—in the moving 'Leave No Trace.'

Ben Foster finds a new way to express his anger and rage in latest film by 'Winter's Bone' director

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REVIEW: THE FIRST PURGE

REVIEW: THE FIRST PURGE

Think of all the good the purge does. The fourth installment of The Purge franchise takes us back its origins in The First Purge, now playing in theaters.

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SICARIO: DAY OF THE SOLDADO (2018) REVIEW

SICARIO: DAY OF THE SOLDADO (2018) REVIEW

A POINTLESS AND MESSY SEQUEL

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ACTION POINT (2018) REVIEW

ACTION POINT (2018) REVIEW

NO RULES, NO BRAKES, AND NOTHING REMARKABLE

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Two tiny heroes is better than one in the 'Ant-Man' sequel

Two tiny heroes is better than one in the 'Ant-Man' sequel

The 'Ant-Man' sequel, 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' is far more fun than the first installment.

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JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM REVIEW

JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM REVIEW

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is an exhilarating ride full of fun adventure, and scares, that build upon the mythology of Jurassic Park in new exciting ways.

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JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM (2018) REVIEW

JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM (2018) REVIEW

A BRAVE “DINOSAUR” NEW WORLD

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Engaging music, characters, energize ‘Hearts Beat Loud’

Engaging music, characters, energize ‘Hearts Beat Loud’

If your idea of parents and offspring playing music together begins and ends with The Partridge Family, you may change your tune when you see Hearts Beat Loud. In Brett Haley’s engaging, gently calibrated story, a middle-aged father and his teenage daughter bond ov...

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INCREDIBLES 2 (2018) REVIEW

INCREDIBLES 2 (2018) REVIEW

A FUN SUPERHERO SEQUEL

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Is 'A Kid Like Jake' about a kid playing dress-up or something deeper?

Is 'A Kid Like Jake' about a kid playing dress-up or something deeper?

Film about gender-fluid boy misses the opportunity to fully explore an interesting issue

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A Guide to Visiting Golden Gate Fields Race Track

April 26, 2018

A Guide to Visiting Golden Gate Fields Race Track

With the closures of Hollywood Park and Bay Meadows, San Francisco and California now have fewer racetracks than ever before but there are a number of venues still flourishing. Golden Gate Fields stages regular meetings throughout the year as well as providing stu...

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Preview: Cinequest 2018

February 01, 2018

Preview: Cinequest 2018

Charlie Sheen, William H. Macy, John Travolta all guests at this year's fest

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Garoppolo to Close out Exciting end to 2017 at Levi's Stadium and Usher in New Era of 49ers Football

January 04, 2018

Garoppolo to Close out Exciting end to 2017 at Levi's Stadium and Usher in New Era of 49ers Football

While San Francisco is more commonly known around the world for its fantastic range of bars, clubs, and lounges, as well as being a very cultural city that features many different themes of museums, one name is renowned throughout the world of sport, the 49ers....

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How had we not tried Tony’s Pizza before?!

December 18, 2017

How had we not tried Tony’s Pizza before?!

Tony’s Pizza Napoletana in San Francisco, CA is world renowned. Here’s why you should experience this savory pizza for yourself!

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Happy & Healthy New Year’s Resolution

December 08, 2017

Happy & Healthy New Year’s Resolution

Treat yourself this New Year with the gift of health and wellness. Schedule a FREE 30 min consultation with Dr. Ernesto Medina, DC in the Bay Area.

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Twin Film Festivals Come to Silicon Valley

October 19, 2017

Twin Film Festivals Come to Silicon Valley

The UNAFF and SVJFF bring movies from around the world to the South Bay

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