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Here are the Golden Globe nominees who will learn their fate on Jan. 7

MOTION PICTURE Picture, drama: “Call Me By Your Name,” “Dunkirk,” “The Post,” “The Shape of Water,” “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.” [Read entire story]

Capsule movie review for week of Dec. 31

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Pop music in the Bay Area

SAN FRANCISCO Amnesia Fri.: Northerner and Friends. 9 p.m. $7. Sat.-Sun.: Quinn Deveaux, Down Dirty Shake, Trans Van Santos. 9 p.m. $15-$20. 853 Valencia St., S.F. (415) 970-0012. [Read entire story]

Bay Area arts and entertainment picks, Dec. 26

San Francisco Ballet: Sparkles, tutus, fighting mice, dazzling stagecraft and a magnificent orchestra: S.F. Ballet’s “Nutcracker” has it all. 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 26. Through Dec. 30. War Memorial Opera [Read entire story]

Bay Area arts and entertainment picks, Dec. 25

“Goodfellas”: Martin Scorsese’s 1990 gangster epic, with Joe Pesci wondering why people think he’s funny. 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 25. The Roxie Theater. www.roxie.com [Read entire story]

Capsule movie reviews for week of Dec. 24

Aida’s Secrets This compelling mystery documentary concerns two brothers who are reunited 60 years after leaving the Bergen-Belsen displaced persons camp — and their search for other family members. Not rated. 90 [Read entire story]

Critical Consensu

Call Me By Your Name R 4 [Read entire story]

The Latest: Celebrity enclave under threat from wildfire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 7:45 a.m. A growing Southern California wildfire is threatening the wealthy seaside enclave of Montecito, where celebrities have evacuated [Read entire story]

Which movies to watch this weekend, Dec. 1

Coco Pixar’s new Dia de los Muertos-themed animated movie crams the first sequences with exposition, and then takes a colorful yet light spin through the Land of the Dead. But everything is leading up to a powerhouse [Read entire story]

Dear Abby: Photographer’s husband lets woman’s sexy nude pics loose online

Dear Abby: Six months ago, I asked a close female friend to help me prepare a gift for my husband for our fifth wedding anniversary. I wanted to create a photo album of sexy nude photos of myself. Her excellent [Read entire story]

Minerva’s Sunday horoscope: 11/26/17

STARCAST: This year's holiday mandate is a deeper appreciation of the people who really matter. And that definitely includes you. Suddenly the plastic flashes like a star on the Christmas tree. Use me! Use me! Is it [Read entire story]

Wheater has lifted Joffrey Ballet to new heights

With its banquet of four Bay Area premieres, Chicago’s Joffrey Ballet came on looking like the old Joffrey Ballet Saturday, Nov. 18, at Berkeley’s Zellerbach Hall. That was a good thing. That the troupe now dances at [Read entire story]

Weekend comedy lineup in the Bay Area

Cobb’s Comedy Club Thurs. through Sat.: Norm MacDonald. 8 p.m. Thurs.; 8 and 10:15 p.m. Fri.; 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. Sat. $35. 915 Columbus Ave., S.F. (415) 928-4320. www.cobbscomedyclub.com. [Read entire story]

Don Share and Fred Sasaki read from new anthology, ‘Who Reads Poetry’

Poetry magazine’s Don Share and Fred Sasaki meet at City Lights Thursday, Nov. 9, to ponder the question: Who reads poetry? This is the question posed by the magazine’s column “The View from Here,” which has, [Read entire story]

Letter to Books, Nov. 1

I’ve been meaning to write for weeks now about how much I enjoy State Lines, the poetry column in the Pink Section. I’m college-educated but an accountant by training. I love poetry but know very little about how to [Read entire story]

Mexico’s ancient arts: ‘City of Water, City of Fire’ at de Young

The exhibition “Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire,” currently at the de Young Museum, features some 200 extraordinary objects, many of which were only recently discovered. They range from grand architectural [Read entire story]

Fires’ impact on the arts: Benefit events, venue closures and more

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Get live updates from Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2017

Thousands of music lovers are expected to gather Friday-Sunday, Oct. 6-8, for Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, the free festival that brings more than 90 acts to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. Kicking off the first day [Read entire story]

Horoscope for Monday, September 18, 2017

ARIES. (March 20 - April 18): Pay attention to any aches and pains today. Your typical response would be to ignore them and "power through", but something's up. [Read entire story]

Horoscope for Friday, 9/15/17 by Christopher Renstrom

ARIES. (March 20 - April 18): You see life as a contest, but a Venus/Jupiter sextile shows that everyone will benefit from teamwork. Plus you also get credit for thinking of it. [Read entire story]