Alfred Hitchcock

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    I Saw the Perfect Horror Movie DJ Set at Texas Theatre

    On Friday (the 13th) I went to see David Cronenberg's The Brood at Texas Theatre. Arriving thirty minutes early seems like an unnecessary precaution. The place was sparsely populated save for a few regulars, some employees, and two DJs -- Gabe and Gavin G -- set up in a corner. Still, it was a welco ... More >>

  • Film

    July 11, 2013

    Del Toro's Pacific Rim Offers Monster/Robot Glory

    It's big and dumb in a smart way.

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Weekend Roundup: Disney on Grass, Cully Woods, Dir en Grey, and More

    OK, so the time of year specifically celebrating ritual turkey slaughter has come and gone and we're all the groggier for it.However, it's Monday now, and the time has come to shake off that holiday feeling and wade back into the everyday weekday life. And what better way to do that than with video ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2007

    AFI Fest Releases Lineup of Films and Guest List. Oh, Look: The Guy From Office Space

    Yes, we're very excited David Lynch and Lauren Bacall are coming to AFI. But, c'mon, so's Ron Livingston. Yeeaaah. We just received the complete schedule for the inaugural AFI Dallas International film festival, which opens with a screening of Music Within at the Majestic Theater on March 22 and clo ... More >>

  • Film

    December 21, 2006

    Like Herding Sheep

    De Niro takes a loooong, sloooow look at the history of the CIA

  • Culture

    August 31, 2006

    Terror-bly funny

    Pocket Sandwich Theatre stirs up a boo-ha-ha with It's a Scream!

  • Film

    August 18, 2005

    Flight Risk

    Wes Craven takes a cue from Hitchcock aboard the Red Eye

  • News

    August 11, 2005

    Where there's a Will

    Will Clarke has a deal with a New York publisher and a Hollywood studio, and it only took him eight years to become an overnight success

  • Calendar

    June 16, 2005
  • Film

    July 8, 2004

    The Real World

    The Dallas Video Festival shows all the news not fit for print

  • Film

    April 22, 2004

    Kill Wil

    Lone Scherfig yanks our chains with a darkly comic meditation on love and suicide

  • News

    October 30, 2003

    Nobody's Fool

    He has three Oscars, co-wrote Bonnie and Clyde and Paul Newman digs him. So why don't you know Dallas-born filmmaker Robert Benton?

  • Calendar

    August 14, 2003

    The Jack of All Trades

    David Bates becomes a Legend

  • Film

    May 8, 2003

    Terror Firmer

    In The Dancer Upstairs, Bardem is the quiet amid the violence

  • Culture

    May 1, 2003

    Of Boobs and Blood

    Troma's Lloyd Kaufman has guts, all over the floor

  • Culture

    September 5, 2002

    Live Long, Prosper

    Jim Kirk didn't die. Bill Shatner just got scared to death.

  • Culture

    April 25, 2002

    Lazarus, Reborn

    Peter Bogdanovich wasn't dead. He was just acting like it.

  • Culture

    August 9, 2001

    Dust to Dust

    Once more, a man calls upon the troops to save The Alamo, before it's gone forever

  • Film

    July 13, 2000


    Marvel's mutants are a modest squad of dullards in this frustrating adaptation

  • Film

    May 25, 2000

    Mission accomplished

    Sequel-itis infects Cruise's M:I-2, but not fatally

  • Film

    February 17, 2000

    Pitch it

    Alien + Raiders of the Lost Ark - interesting = Pitch Black

  • Culture

    January 27, 2000

    Fangs a lot

    The Mystery of Irma Vep vamps the vampire-movie genre splendidly

  • Music

    September 2, 1999

    I don't want my MP3

    Or: How the Internet could kill the album

  • Culture

    July 8, 1999

    The Goal Line

    If Blackie Sherrod's just another writer, then Wilt Chamberlain was just another center

  • Culture

    May 27, 1999

    Sins of the playwright

    Isaac retells an Old Testament tale as a family coming to terms with its dysfunctionality

  • News

    March 18, 1999

    Video Binge

    The 12th Annual Dallas Video Festival offers all of the flavor with none of the fat of heavy TV consumption

  • Calendar

    February 25, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 25 - March 3, 1999

  • News

    October 15, 1998

    Retouching Evil

    Using Detailed instructions left by Orson Welles, top film editor Walter Murch has remade "The Best b-Movie ever" -- Welles' Touch of Evil

  • Film

    June 26, 1997

    Twin towers

    Travolta and Cage reveal Face/Off is more than skin-deep

  • Calendar

    January 30, 1997
  • Calendar

    January 23, 1997
  • Calendar

    September 26, 1996
  • Film

    April 18, 1996

    They shoot movies, don't they?

    Sydney Pollack does -- and his reliable, sturdy movies earn him this year's Great Director Award

  • Film

    April 20, 1995

    Magnificent obsession

    The films of Great Director honoree Paul Schrader mix art-house intelligence with B-movie grit