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Culture, The Exhibitionist Bay of the Living Dead: Classic Horror With a Dash of Olive

Bay of the Living Dead: Classic Horror With a Dash of Olive

Welcome to Bay of the Living Dead, a regular column about the horror genre. Those of us who've reached a "certain age" might recall those bygone days of attending our local cinemas palaces. Going to the movies back then meant walking…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist The Golden Age of TV Movies: Count Dracula (1977)

The Golden Age of TV Movies: Count Dracula (1977)

Welcome to The Golden Age of TV Movies, a monthly column about those wonderful TV movies of yesteryear. So many versions of Dracula, so little time to watch them all. Count Dracula was produced for BBC TV in 1977. It aired…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Bay of the Living Dead: Classic Horror Stars Join Forces

Bay of the Living Dead: Classic Horror Stars Join Forces

Welcome to Bay of the Living Dead, a twice-monthly column about the horror genre.  Once upon a time we had horror stars — versatile, classically trained actors who built entire careers on their appearances in scary movies. Actors like…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist New on Video: New-Wave Werewolves in <i>Howling II</i>

New on Video: New-Wave Werewolves in Howling II

The Howling was not Joe Dante's first film. He'd already co-directed Hollywood Boulevard in 1976 with Allan Arkush, 1978's Piranha by himself, and did uncredited work on Arkush's 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School. They're all classics in…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Bay of the Living Dead: Jonathan Frid Was Gay and That's OK

Bay of the Living Dead: Jonathan Frid Was Gay and That's OK

Welcome to Bay of the Living Dead, a twice a month column about the horror genre. Dark Shadows chatrooms on Facebook were whipped up into a frenzy last week with the appearance of a new Facebook page called Jonathan Frid…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Bay of the Living Dead: Kirk Hammett and Veronica Carlson Remember Christopher Lee

Bay of the Living Dead: Kirk Hammett and Veronica Carlson Remember Christopher Lee

Welcome to Bay of the Living Dead, a twice a month column about the horror genre. Sir Christopher Lee has died at age 93. With his passing, an era has ended. Lee was the last of the great, old school…
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Calendar, Night&Day ODE TO AN INNOVATOR

ODE TO AN INNOVATOR

The San Francisco Transgender Film Festival is both bitter and sweet this year. Sweet, because after 11 years of sold-out festivals, the event is moving back to its old digs at the Roxie Theater to accommodate the demand for…
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Film, Upper Middle Earth

Upper Middle Earth

You know how it's often the ones we love whose flaws are most apparent? Well, when it comes to The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, I am smitten. This film is a miracle, an extravaganza equal…
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News, Feature Rings of Fire

Rings of Fire

Quite a while ago, in a time forgotten by many mortals, a powerful magic ruled the Western lands, emanating from luminous citadels known as movie theaters. Those who still remember this mystical epoch call it "The '80s." Think of Legend…
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Calendar, Night&Day Trick or Tranny

Trick or Tranny

Trannies come in a vast variety -- females to males, males to females, "sissy butches," etc. -- and they're all be visible during Tranny Week, a Halloween extravaganza devoted to gender outlaws of every sex. The centerpiece is the one-day…
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Zoom Lens

Tranny Fest '98 San Francisco is the land of the niche film festival, and the Tranny Fest must be one of the niche-iest. Now in its fourth year, this daylong event celebrates drag kings and queens, transsexuals, intersexuals, and more…
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Zoom Lens

Tranny Fest The most shocking thing about Tranny Fest, the "Transgender and Transgenre Cinema" daylong program of videos and films, is that it's the first such event in San Francisco rather than the 10th or 20th. Still, when the apparently…
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