LA Times: Going to the movies is still a bargain

Email Picture The writer of Friday’s Movie Projector column, which looks at weekend box-office prospects, finds going to the multiplex is still a relative bargain. By Josh Friedman, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer April 27, 2008 In Berkeley circa 1971, a weekend matinee at the local movie house cost about a buck. Ten-year-old Projector, flush […]

S.F. slowly disappearing from silver screen

From today’s San Francisco Chronicle : But these days, the big movie cameras – responsible for much of the city’s image over the years – are virtually shuttered here. In the past nine months, only one major Hollywood movie, “Milk,” has been filmed in San Francisco, unless you include “Four Christmases,” a Vince Vaughn/Reese Witherspoon […]