If you need me this evening I'll be at the Texas Theatre for the ribbon-cutting ceremony that officially marks the re-opening of the Oak Cliff landmark. Scissors come out at 5, and it should be an intriguing shindig: Not only will Mayor Tom Leppert and council member Delia Jasso be there, but als ... More >>
Patrick's forthcoming with pictures and words from the downtown blow-em-ups this morning, as Big Bob Jeffress and Mayor Tom held hands and made First Baptist go boom, but first, this just in from the Texas Theatre: Love-him-or-hate-him Neil Hamburger's been booked into the joint for what it's cal ... More >>
The original announcement came back in May: The Texas Theatre, threatened by the wrecking ball as recently as the mid-'90s, was on the road to recovery as a revival house -- a much-needed, much-welcomed addition to the local cinemascape. At present, the Texas is closed for much-needed, much-welco ... More >>
As he took the podium before more than 100 fans and aspiring writers at the University of North Texas on Saturday, the author of Amores Perros, 21 Grams and Babel was surprised by the turnout. "Wow," said Guillermo Arriaga, surveying the packed room at UNT's Gateway Center. "When they told me 9 a.m. ... More >>
Seven stars light up the Inwood's screen
The Modern screens foreign classics
Yes, it's another waning-samurai film, but this one is brilliant
Silly Caucasian boy Tom Cruise likes to play with Samurai swords
Akira Kurosawa,Seven Samurai and a Drunken Angel walk into a movie theater
Reissues dominated, but an international crop of films yielded some good harvest
The Asian Film Festival of Dallas offers up some exotic entries
A great 1999 made it just a decent 2000 in theaters
DVDs pull back the curtain on the movies, but do you really want to see the Wizard?
Princess Mononoke is beautiful, but is she worth the wait?
Better off dead? The Minus Man thinks so.
June 3 - 9, 1999
As the Hong Kong movie industry collapses, scads of Chinese filmmakers and actors are landing big jobs in Hollywood
Shohei Imamura fishes in troubled waters in The Eel
Travolta and Cage reveal Face/Off is more than skin-deep
The Empire Strikes Back betters the original
There are no technicolor yawns in the slick bulimia thriller 301 302
Tales takes a misty mountain hop through the truth
The Mystery of Rampo dives into the dark heart of a troubled master
A chain-mail grab bag of great movie blades