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IN THEATERS (SF) – “LA 92”

LA 92 (2017; Dir. Daniel Lindsay and T.J. Martin) GRADE: A- By Daniel Barnes *Opens Friday, November 17, at the Roxie Theater in San Francisco. The best documentary of the year so far, a harrowing, sweeping, intelligent, dynamic and elegantly constructed montage about the Los Angeles riots of 1992.  LA […]

IN THEATERS (SF) – “Gook”

Gook (2017; Dir.: Justin Chon) GRADE: C By Daniel Barnes *Opens Friday, August 25, at the Alamo Drafthouse New Mission in San Francisco and the Landmark Shattuck in Berkeley. When Martin Scorsese combined Cassavetes’ methods with the beloved crime films of his youth and filtered it through his own […]