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Dining, Distillations Distillations: Uncovering a Lost San Francisco at Club Deluxe

Distillations: Uncovering a Lost San Francisco at Club Deluxe

What do the thousands of us who pack into this smallest of destination cities every year think we're getting into? The activists and the idealists came to San Francisco because this is a place where protests once happened on a…
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Film, New <i>Jane Eyre</i> Is a Fresh Take on the Original Gothic Girl

New Jane Eyre Is a Fresh Take on the Original Gothic Girl

If Jane Eyre is not the greatest of the Great Books with a permanent position on required-reading lists, it may be the most frequently filmed: At least 10 cinematic versions of the story have been made dating back to the…
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Film, Free for All

Free for All

If you plan to see The Libertine, an artful and brooding period piece about a scandalously debauched earl of the English Restoration, a few words of advice before you leave: Take a peek at the sun. Drink in some fresh…
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Film, Free for All

Free for All

If you plan to see The Libertine, an artful and brooding period piece about a scandalously debauched earl of the English Restoration, a few words of advice before you leave: Take a peek at the sun. Drink in some fresh…
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News, Feature

Card-Carrying Fetishist

The charismatic rebel leader derides the deeds allegedly carried out by the ruling elite as "a hate crime against the past." He charges that innocent victims have been condemned to death and secretly carted off to a landfill. Government forces,…
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Film,

Love in Gloom

Franco Zeffirelli's new movie, Jane Eyre (based on Charlotte Brontë's novel), is in many ways strikingly similar to last year's Sense and Sensibility (directed by Ang Lee from Emma Thompson's adaptation of the Jane Austen novel): a bucolic England on…
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