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The Top 250 Films of 2011

Let's be totally ridiculous for a moment. Since the whole concept of ranking the top 10 movies of the year is an arbitrary exercise...

“Midnight in Paris” and DFW’s Film Critics

Last week the DFW Film Critics Association (of which I am a voting member) published its annual list of the best movies of 2011....

Ten DVD Reviews

As is usual this time of year, I’ve been watching dozens of movies on disc that I didn’t have a chance to see in...

Rainbow Lounge Doc Update

This bit of news comes from Dallas filmmaker Robert Camina, whom we've profiled in our pages. His documentary Raid of the Rainbow Lounge will...

“Collaborators” at The Modern

The artist as conscientious objector is a cultural meme that many of us cherish. But throughout history, there’s been no shortage of creative types who’ve...

R.I.P., Ken Russell

If Ken Russell hadn't existed, the 1970s would surely have invented him. The 84-year-old British filmmaker passed away on Monday, quietly in his sleep....

“Searching” in the Fort

This week’s “Screen” page features an interview with writer-director and Fort Worth native Andew Disney, whose first feature Searching For Sonny had a hometown...

Our LSIFF Blog Is Up

As we have each year, we're putting our thoughts on the Lone Star International Film Festival on a Weekly blog devoted to the event....

National Theatre Live

Amphibian Productions, in conjunction with The Modern, presents the second monthly offering of National Theatre Live at 2 and 7pm today (Nov 3) in...

“In Kind” at LSIFF

Last month the Weekly ran a profile of Fort Worth filmmaker Cameron Bruce Nelson, who has debuted three notable short works this year. Perhaps...