Seven years have passed since ‘Sideways,’ the last film directed by Alexander Payne, but he’s back with ‘The Descendants,’ which opens the Lone Star International Film Festival in Ft. Worth tonight. Meanwhile, a retrospective of his films continues at the Angelika Dallas tonight. Jack Nicholson stars in ‘About Schmidt,’ which plays as part of the retrospective tonight at 7:30 p.m. The film is an introspective … Continue reading Alexander Payne Retrospective Continues As ‘The Descendants’ Opens Lone Star Fest
10/14/11: Final two shows for ‘Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life,’ an “inventive biography,” will be Saturday at 2:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:40 p.m. at the Texas Theatre. Continue reading Last Call: ‘Gainbourg: A Heroic Life’ at Texas Theatre
10/14/11: In the space formerly known as AMC Grand 24, a new multiplex, AmStar 14, officially opens today. The usual wide releases, plus Mexican romantic comedy ‘Labios Rojos,’ are on the bill. Official site. (Our previous story.) Continue reading AmStar 14 now open in Dallas.
10/14/11: ‘Take Shelter’ lives up to advance word. Mesmerizing performance by Michael Shannon, with very strong support by Jessica Chastain, and great visual storytelling by writer/director Jeff Nichols. Opens next week at the Landmark Magnolia and Angelika Plano. Continue reading ‘Take Shelter’: Put this on your calendar now.
New multiplex opens Friday, October 14, in space formerly known as AMC’s The Grand 24. Continue reading AmStar Dallas 14 Set to Open Next Week