Topic: Movies

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Have you grown tired of this summers mega blockbusters? Endless remakes and sequels got you down? Next time you are head out to the multiplex you might want to check out this small indie flick called “Beasts of the Southern Wild”. Definitely the most creative and surprising movie I’ve seen this year, it just goes […]

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Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby trailer has arrived and not sure what to think. It’s also in 3D…what? “I’ve got a man in England who buys me clothes. He sends over a selection of things at the beginning of each season, spring and fall.” He took out a pile of shirts and began throwing them, one by […]

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BAFTA Nominations – Daniel Radcliffe 1/17

Maybe it does takes the greatest wizard of our time to conjure up this much amazing Hamilton attention for us all in one week. Once again, Daniel Radcliffe does Houston proud by wearing another Hamilton Shirt– this time announcing the ‘BAFTA’ nominations on Tuesday in London. The ‘BAFTA Awards’ or ‘British Academy Film Awards’ are […]

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Moonrise Kingdom

Wes Anderson is back! In his first live action film since 2007, Houston’s native son has just delivered his new “Moonrise Kingdom” trailer to the world. With all his trademark flourishes in tact (perfectly framed shots, immaculately styled sets, funky Françoise Hardy tune, Bill Murray) this movie looks like it has it all. Lets just […]

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Thunder Soul

This looks great – a new documentary about band director Conrad Johnson and Houston’s Kashmere High School Stage Band circa 1970’s. I can’t wait to see it! “Presented by Jamie Foxx, THUNDER SOUL follows the extraordinary alumni from Houston’s storied Kashmere High School Stage Band, who return home after 35 years to play a tribute […]

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Pearl Jam Twenty

Besides cooler temperatures, leaves turning, and seasons changing…there is something else to look forward to this fall. Premiering at the Toronto Film Festival on September 10th, opening in major cities on the 20th, and televised on PBS October 21st, comes Cameron Crowe’s documentary Pearl Jam Twenty. Filmed as part of the PBS American Masters series, […]

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