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North Texas Films at Sundance: How’d They Do?

The 2013 Sundance Film Festival ended this past weekend, and North Texas was unusually well represented at this year's fest, both in the number...

Django Unchained Toys Sell For Big Money On MLK Day

Today, some Americans celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day and honor the nation's greatest civil rights leader. Others...not so much. Take eBay bidders for instance. Django Unchained...

The Greatest Movies of All Time*

*as decided by me and 64 other film critics Three months ago, British film blogger Iain Stott asked me and other movie critics from around...

The Best Lead Performances of 2012

In some years, the men get the lion’s share of the great leading roles, but in 2012, it was the women who did the...

The Best Supporting Performances of 2012

I don’t expect all these performances to be nominated come Oscar time, but then my picks for the best supporting performances of the year...

The Best Movie Dialogue of 2012

Once again, it's time for my favorite recurring blog post of the year. As you'll recall, I published a 2011 version of this post...

Further Notes on “Django Unchained”

Here we go with my leftover thoughts about Django Unchained that I couldn’t get in my review of the movie. Warning: spoilers ahead. Everyone’s discussing...

DVD Review: “Les Misérables”

Calm down, Les Mizzies. I haven't somehow obtained an advance copy of the DVD of the movie musical that's currently playing in theaters. Instead,...

The Year in Music Documentaries

I noticed an unusual number of good music documentaries this year, and I thought I’d post about them before I posted my list of...

NRA, Obama Attack Movie Violence

The national gun debate has officially gotten surreal: President Obama and the National Rifle Association agree on something. At a news conference earlier today,...