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Indie Film Roundup

For whatever reason, Hollywood has largely ceded this weekend to low-budget independent movies, giving you a chance to see some sparkling talents make their...

Film Shorts

OPENING: American Reunion (R) Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg (the Harold and Kumar movies) take over the series, as the whole gang from American Pie...

Mirror Mirror: Snow Job

Well, I’m in a spot this week. The only new movie coming out this weekend is American Reunion, and it didn’t screen for critics...

Pizza and Coffee

North Texas may be only a way station for Noah Sargent. The 21-year-old University of North Texas student is from San Antonio, and after...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Better Than Something: Jay Reatard (NR) Alex Hammond and Ian Markiewicz’ documentary profile of the punk musician. (Opens Friday in Dallas) Detachment (NR) The first...
The Raid: Redemption

Raid: Indo Cinema

When was the last time you saw an absolutely badass Indonesian movie? The world’s fourth most populous country — and its largest Muslim nation...

Salmon Fishing: Running Dry

Why is this movie called Salmon Fishing in the Yemen? Like the satirical Paul Torday novel that it’s based on, the film constantly refers...

Film Shorts

OPENING: The FP (R) Brandon and Jason Trost’s black comedy is about two rival street gangs who stage lethal turf battles with each other by...

Hunger Games: Girl on Fire

When it comes to adapting Suzanne Collins’ novel The Hunger Games to film, the big challenge is that the book is so many different...

Rainbow Lounge Documentary Screens

A great many things started on June 28, 2009, when Fort Worth police officers and Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission agents conducted mass arrests at...