From the start, something about Michelle Williams' story just didn't add up. She told police that a man, dressed in black and carrying a wrench, had broken into her Keller home one October morning and shot her husband, 40-year-old Gregory Williams, in the temple. But there was no sign of a break in, ... More >>
Established musicians composing film scores is nothing new. Some of the best scores of the last 50 some odd years have come from pop stars: Dylan's score for Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid, Danny Elfman's whole career and Queen's legendary Flash Gordon score. With the rise of various indie studios worl ... More >>
...follows our not-so-happy couple home. Can they survive?
The nominees for the cinematic super bowl, the 2012 Academy Awards, were announced yesterday, and as always there were a few of the year's best pictures and performances that were left warming the bench by the all-powerful Academy. Martin Scorsese's Hugo leads the game with 11 nods, beating out th ... More >>
Some of our notables showed great courage this year, others are simply notorious, but all 10 had a big impact in 2011.
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association just dispatched its year-end best-of, the whole list of which follows. Given my retreat from film crit in recent months -- though I did review We Bought a Zoo, opening Christmas week, and ... not bad -- I can't argue with this year's list as I've don ... More >>
Exploring the frontiers of trust in 19th-century Oregon.
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association just released its year-end best-of list, with David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin's Facebook film The Social Network coming out on top -- just as it had in the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, New York Film Critics Circle and National Board of Review ... More >>
One of the year's best, Wendy and Lucy, sneaks in while you were distracted by the blockbusters
Art imitates life imitating art in Charlie Kaufman's latest
I'm Not There and the changing face of Bob Dylan on film
Bringing smarty back, Nancy Drew returns for another generation of young consumers
Your guide to summer's hottest films
Ledger and Gyllenhaal are cowboys in love in Ang Lee's wrenching Brokeback Mountain
A family's crisis feels a bit too familiar in Imaginary Heroes
Destiny Fulfilled (Columbia)
Three recluses form an unlikely bond in The Station Agent
Me Without You is a cursory look at the complexities of female friendship
History's least funny era makes an amusing comeback in Dick
The phrase 'biological clock' gets a homicidal overhaul in the terrific monster movie Species