north texas film festivals

Dallas And North Texas Film Festival Executives Choose Top Films

Top executives of the Dallas and North Texas Film Festivals have announced their selections for the Top Ten Films of 2016. I was thrilled...
The Man Who Knew Infinity

The Man Who Knew Infinity: Poignant Story of Perseverance

Written and directed by Matthew Brown, "The Man Who Knew Infinity" is based on a true story. An art house/international drama opening May 13...
Chris Pines Hell Or High Water Review

Hell or High Water Review: Modern Day Western

Hell Or High Water Review: A Western Worth Seeing If you think they don’t make good Westerns any more, go see Hell or High Water....
Thor: Ragnarok

Thor: Ragnarok-A Weekend Must See

"Thor: Ragnarok" is Marvel Studios/Disney Pictures newest chapter in the ongoing super hero universe. That universe has become a mainstay of our culture, since...
queen of katwe

Film Review –Queen of Katwe: A Real Life Cinderella Story

Disney’s Queen of Katwe is an inspiring, rags-to-riches tale based on a true story. Phiona Mutesi (Madina Nalwanga) is a young girl who sells...
The Ottoman Lieutenant

The Ottoman Lieutenant Focuses On WWI Love Triangle

The Ottoman Lieutenant Review Paladin Studio’s The Ottoman Lieutenant is a dramatic film about three idealistic (and incredibly good-looking) young people in the early 1900s....
Dr. Strange Review

Dr. Strange Review: Spectacular Special Effects

Dr. Strange Review: Marvel Outdoes Itself With Special Effects For those of you who aren’t well acquainted with Marvel’s Super Heroes, Dr. Strange is not...
Rebel in the Rye

Rebel in the Rye: Dismal Portrayal of Reclusive Author J. D. Salinger

Rebel in the Rye is something called a “biopic” in the movie industry. That term too often means the creative team is trying very...
Rules Don't Apply

Oscar Contender? Perhaps If Rules Don’t Apply

Rules Don't Apply, Beatty As Howard Hughes Production Company:  A 20th Century Fox release of a Regency Pictures film. Starring: Warren Beatty, Lily Collins, Alden Ehrenreich,...
Fences

Fences Is A Seamless Translation Of Pulitzer Prize Winning Play

Washington Translates Pulitzer Prize Winning Play to the Big Screen Playwright August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Fences, has been moved seamlessly to the big screen....