'The Deer Hunter'

Retro Scene: ‘The Deer Hunter’ at Texas Theatre

Robert De Niro headlines an exceptional cast in Michael Cimino’s controversial Vietnam-era epic. Continue reading Retro Scene: ‘The Deer Hunter’ at Texas Theatre

Opening Wide: ‘Little Fockers’

The poster for “Little Fockers” that we saw at AMC Northpark last night proudly displays pictures of the stars: Robert DeNiro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Blythe Danner, Teri Polo, Jessica Alba, Dustin Hoffman, Barbra Streisand, with two young children in the lower left. The all-star cast is a big selling point of the third film in the “Fockers” series — that, and the promise of the same type of comedy that characterized the first two installments — but early reviews have not been kind. For example, Eric D. Snider of Cinematical reports that the flick “would be a lot less … Continue reading Opening Wide: ‘Little Fockers’