Legendary baker Rose Levy Beranbaum is back with The Baking Bible , her most extensive “bible” yet. With all-new recipes for the best cakes, pies, tarts, cookies, candies, pastries, breads, and more, this magnum opus draws from Rose’s passion and expertise in every category of baking. Continue reading
by Chris Rasmussen
From beginning to end I’ve now seen Interstellar four times: the 35mm and 70mm film, 4K digital and IMAX presentations. I saw it halfway through in 2K digital, and I may watch it all the way through in that format as well. I’m definitely going to see it in 70mm again. The 70mm standards at the Grand Lake Theatre in Oakland take the cake—that theater has a tremendous presentation. Continue reading
by Michael Cecconi
When there is no more room in hell,
the dead will walk the earth.
And probably need a drink. Continue reading
by Dianne Boate
… for once again transporting all of us who love baking into the prospect of new realms of baking experience. Flavor, texture, method and yes, sexy appearances fill the pages of The Baking Bible , a brand new book of 105 recipes guaranteed to lure you right back into your kitchen to get out the ingredients and bake! Continue reading
Read two critical perspectives on Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller, 2014), by Marc Huestis and Dennis Harvey. Foxcatcher opens in San Francisco on Friday, November 21 and throughout the Bay Area on Friday, November 28.
by Gary Meyer
Mike Nichols passed away this morning. It was shock because he has been so vibrant. Not everything he directed was great but when you look at the body of work for film, stage and television, it is an impressive list of many superb works that any artists would be proud to have created. Continue reading