COVID Reopening: Despite Getting Green Light, South Bay Theaters Stay ShutteredWhether big-name theater chains or smaller independent movie houses, in the South Bay, box offices remain closed amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Reopening: Cinemark Opens Several Bay Area Movie Theaters, Will Audiences Show Up?Cinemark, one of the Bay Area's largest movie theater chains, reopened several theaters for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic struck, showing blockbusters as well as classics.
Drive-In Movie Theater At San Francisco's Fort Mason Welcomes CrowdsThe city of San Francisco has joined Concord, Santa Rosa, Pleasanton and San Mateo in opening the one type of entertainment venue that can operate during the COVID-19 pandemic: a drive-in movie theater.
AMC Theatres In Emeryville, San Francisco Could Close Permanently Due To COVID-19 PandemicMovie theater chain AMC warned Wednesday that it may not survive the coronavirus pandemic, which has shuttered its theaters and led film studios to explore releasing more movies directly to viewers over the internet.
COVID-19 Claims Life of Cinematographer Allen Daviau, Noted for Spielberg HitsCinematographer Allen Daviau, who shot three of Steven Spielberg’s films including “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial,” died Tuesday of complications from COVID-19. He was 77.
“Parasite” Dominates Historic Oscar Night“Parasite” won the best picture Oscar Sunday night, becoming the first foreign-language film to take home the biggest honor in film.
Mustang Featured In 'Bullitt' Sells For Record $3.7 MillionA dull green 1968 Ford Mustang GT driven by Steve McQueen and famously raced through the streets of San Francisco in the movie "Bullitt" just became the most valuable Ford Mustang ever sold at auction.
Apple Cancels Premiere Of ‘The Banker’ Over ‘Concerns’Apple has canceled the premiere of one of the tech company’s first original films, “The Banker” the day before it was to debut at Los Angeles’ AFI Film Festival.
Actor Will Smith Talks About His New Hi-Tech Action Thriller 'Gemini Man'Will Smith was in San Francisco at a reception for his new movie, 'Gemini Man,' hosted by Tech Crunch and talked to BR's Betty Yu about the creation of his 22-year old computer-generated co-star -- himself. .
Robert Forster, Oscar Nominee for 'Jackie Brown,' Dies at 78Robert Forster, the handsome and omnipresent character actor who got a career resurgence and Oscar nomination for playing bail bondsman Max Cherry in "Jackie Brown," died Friday
Groundbreaking Technology Used In New Will Smith Film 'Gemini Man'A new Will Smith movie coming to theaters Friday night uses groundbreaking technology to turn the actor into a younger digital version of himself.
Original Ford Mustang Used In 'Bullitt' Filming To Be AuctionedMore than five decades after Steve McQueen drove a Ford Mustang through the streets of San Francisco in the movie "Bullitt," the car is going up for auction.
Eva Longoria Stars In 'Dora And The Lost City Of Gold'Actress Eva Longoria talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about her role in the new film,'Dora and the Lost City of Gold,' and the joy of bringing Dora, the beloved bilingual cartoon character, to the big screen.
Don't Miss 'Sell By' Directed By Mike DoyleA new romantic comedy called 'Sell By,' premiered at Frameline, San Francisco's LGBT Film Festival. The film's director, Mike Doyle stopped by the set to talk about it.
Netflix, Disney Say New Abortion Law May Push Their Business Out Of GeorgiaTwo of the world's biggest entertainment companies say they may stop producing movies and TV shows in Georgia if the state's new abortion law takes effect.