The Rolling Stones' "Gimme Shelter" is the movie soundtrack song that won't die. Martin Scorcese made a cliche out of it decades ago, but since then it not only hasn't gone away, it's become more prevalent in movies and TV. Sure, it's a good song, but mango popsicles are good too and we don't want o ... More >>
As director Ted Kotcheff told Senses of Cinema magazine, when Aussie grind house creeper Wake in Fright premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in 1971, "There was an American seated in one of the rows immediately behind me, and he kept saying: 'Wow! This is great!'" That American turned out to be Mar ... More >>
THE HUNGER: FOOD X FILM from Levi's Film Workshop on Vimeo.
Over the weekend, San Francisco art coalition Futurefarmers and artists from MOCA's "Art in the Streets" exhibition hosted a planting party for the new Margaret Kilgallen Memorial Farm. The party marked an unofficial opening to a seri ... More >>
In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad.
"Just the way we like it, really, a restaurant that doesn't really exist stuffed like pureed huitlacoche into a favorite restaurant that does..."
First Bite: Test Run, or Supper Liberation Front & Pablo Moix Invade Guelaguet ... More >>
â€‹Martin Scorsese's visually spectacular psychological noir Shutter Island, opening in theaters tomorrow, was technically based on a novel by Dennis Lehane, but its real inspiration seems to be the thrillers of the 1940s-50s produced by Val Lewton. Lewton, best known for the original Cat People (in ... More >>
Happy birthday, Martin Scorsese. Here's the perfect YouTube birthday card, courtesy of the director himself, who turns 67 today. For anyone who loves Goodfellas, good pasta, and properly sliced garlic, here's a better cooking demo than anything you'll find on the Food Network.