Lone Star Film Festival Wrap-Up

Lone Star Film Festival Report (Day 3)

Lone Star Film Festival Report (Days 1-2)

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Ease On Down the Road

Few images from my childhood movie memories are freakier than the stage and TV actress Mabel King (pictured below) as Evilene in Sidney Lumet’s...

World’s Worst Rapper Appearing In Arlington

Kim Feil of Arlington encouraged us to check out a YouTube clip under the name kimfeilgood to see a “white lady rapping an environmental...

Pianos on the Screen, and One in the Lobby

Spotted last weekend at Rave Motion Pictures Ridgmar 13: A classical pianist playing a baby grand piano in the lobby. The west Fort Worth...

Come Back to the Fort, Ruta Lee, Ruta Lee

Longtime fans of Fort Worth theater will of course recognize the name Ruta Lee. The saucy, platinum-haired grande dame has graced the Casa Manana...

The Not Gay Actor (or, WTF, Ramin Setoodeh?)

Ramin Setoodeh’s recent culture piece in Newsweek last week has set off quite the conflagration in the gay blogosphere, with repercussions for those of...

Babies, Babies, Babies

I’m glad Kristian Lin didn’t jump on the doting nanny bandwagon in his review of the documentary Babies. A friend invited me to see...

Lynn Redgrave: Class Act

The untimely death of Lynn Redgrave reminded me how cool she was when I got to interview her a dozen years ago. During the...

“Raid” Doc Seeks Donations

Award-winning Dallas filmmaker Robert L. Camina, whose short films have played in festivals around the country, is currently working on his first feature-length documentary...

Fathers and Sons

This week’s review of La Mission complains that the movie tries to do too much. It wants to be both a love letter to...

Sonny Disposition

We've extensively chronicled the exploits of Fort Worth filmmaker Andrew Disney as he's made ripples on the festival circuit and in the online community...