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San Francisco scene in "Dawn of the Planet of The Apes (credit: 20th Century Fox)

Top 16 Movies Where Hollywood Destroys San Francisco

The new Planet of The Apes movie is set in a decimated San Francisco. See other films that “destroyed” San Francisco…

07/07/2014

Susan Sarandon and Melissa McCarthy in "Tammy" (Michael Tackett/ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.)

Jan Wahl Movie Reviews: ‘Tammy’ And ‘Yves Saint Laurent’

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)–KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Tammy,” a road-trip buddy comedy with a woman (Melissa McCarthy) having a bad day along with her alcoholic grandmother (Susan Sarandon). Also reviewed is the biopic “Yves […]

07/04/2014

A documentary about the life of the late Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic Roger Ebert is based on his eponymously titled memoir. Directed by Steve James. (photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Life Itself’ & ‘Le Chef’

Jan reviews a film about fellow movie reviewer Roger Ebert…

06/27/2014

Drive-In Theater (credit:  Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Drive-In Movie Theaters In The Bay Area & Sacramento

Drive–in movie theaters may no longer be dotting the American landscape, but the good times and cozy feelings we expect from seeing a movie from the comfort of our car is still around, and the remaining drive-ins are especially family-friendly these days.

06/27/2014

A scene from the new Planet of the Apes film, set in San Francisco. (Courtesy: 20th Century Fox)

‘Planet Of The Apes’ Movie Premieres In San Francisco, Despite Limited Filming Within City

It was lights, camera, but not much action for San Francisco as a new Planet of the Apes film premiered Thursday night at the Palace of Fine Arts.

06/26/2014

(L-R) Erich Bergen,  John Lloyd Young, Vincent Piazza,  & Michael Lomenda in Clint Eastwood's "Jersey Boys" (credit: Warner Bros. Pictures)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Jersey Boys’

Will Jan like Eastwood’s film version better than the musical? Find out here…

06/20/2014

(Photo Credit: Dreamworks Animation)

Best Summer Movies For Kids

Instead of panicking and sending your kids to nearest summer camp you can find, why not enjoy a few summer blockbusters?

06/16/2014

"Obvious Child" (credit: A24)

Jan Wahl Movie Reviews: ‘Obvious Child’ And ‘Gore Vidal: United States Of Amnesia’

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Obvious Child,” a romantic comedy about a stand-up comedian who is struggling with the prospect of having an abortion. Also reviewed is “Gore Vidal: United […]

06/13/2014

Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, and Bill Murray in a scene from the film 'Ghostbusters', 1984. (Photo by Columbia Pictures/Getty Images)

13 Funniest Lines From ‘Ghostbusters’

Take a look back 30yrs of some of the best one liners in movie history…

06/06/2014

"Jersey Boys" (credit: Warner Bros.)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: Summer Season Preview

Will the summer blockbuster film season just cater to teenage boys as usual? Probably, but if you dig a little deeper, you’ll find some hot movies coming out this summer for the rest of us.

06/06/2014

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