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Dashiell Hammett

Papers Of Dashiell Hammett, Creator Of SF Sleuth Sam Spade, Go To University of South Carolina

A major collection of letters, photos and publications of the late author Dashiell Hammett has been acquired by the University of South Carolina.

05/24/2015

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5 Classic Movies Filmed In The San Francisco Bay Area

Some of the best classic movies in cinematic history were entirely or partially filmed in the San Francisco Bay Area…

04/14/2015

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Best Books Based In San Francisco: Something To Read On A Cold Winter Night

A 2015 New Year’s resolution to read more books could be made all the more interesting by including several of the best books ever written in and about the City by the Bay.

01/19/2015

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‘Maltese Falcon’ Figure Sells For More Than $4M

“The Maltese Falcon” statuette sold for more than $4 million at auction…

11/25/2013

Castro Theater

Filmgoers Invited To Kick Off Castro Theater’s 90th Anniversary

The iconic Castro Theatre kicks off its month-long 90th anniversary celebration this week with screenings of films by Hollywood legend, John Huston…

08/03/2012