What a Kroc

Posted on 20 Jan 2017 at 6:15am

Michael Keaton plays the man who invented an industry in ‘The Founder’   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor Who cured polio? Jonas Salk, right? No — Albert Sabin’s oral vaccine was easier to give, had longer-lasting effects and was more widely used almost from Day One. And Eli Whitney invented to cotton gin, yes? […]

2016 in entertainment… Screen

Posted on 30 Dec 2016 at 6:00am

Critical rankings of the best of 2016 in screen, stage, tube/online and books  … plus our local Actor of the Year ARNOLD WAYNE JONES Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com 2016 is the year of Hollywood finally went black, and should never go back. Following the “Oscars so white” controversies of the past two seasons, minority issues — […]

Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence — the gay interview

Posted on 23 Dec 2016 at 9:33am

Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence — the gay interview

It’s showtime!

Posted on 23 Dec 2016 at 6:15am

The annual flood of Christmas movies is upon us, starring ‘Passengers,’ ‘Assassin’s Creed,’ ‘Sing,’ ‘Fences,’ ‘Lion’ … and many more The year got off to a slow start for the movies, with only Deadpool, The Jungle Book and The Lobster resonating much, but then things started to look up late summer and early fall. Now […]

Megan Mullally — the gay interview

Posted on 22 Dec 2016 at 6:59am

On James Franco and a ‘Will & Grace’ reunion: Megan Mullally — the gay interview

The man behind ‘Moonlight,’ playwright and MacArthur Fellow Tarell McCraney

Posted on 19 Dec 2016 at 8:39am

Meet the man behind ‘Moonlight,’ playwright and MacArthur Fellow Tarell Alvin McCraney

It’s a trap! Fangasm prequel ‘Rogue One’ doesn’t have the Force

Posted on 13 Dec 2016 at 4:06pm

The adage “you always hurt the ones you love” applies as much to movies as paramours. Devoted Star Wars fanatics, especially those who grew up with the series starting a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away (i.e., the 1970s), have long complained about two notable flaws in the original: First, Luke kisses Leia, […]

Gay film ‘Moonlight’ tops DFW Film Critics picks

Posted on 13 Dec 2016 at 9:05am

Gay film ‘Moonlight’ tops DFW Film Critics picks

‘Sloane’ ranger

Posted on 09 Dec 2016 at 7:30am

Sometimes, it takes a nasty woman to get things done in D.C. politics ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com We have to admit it: Aaron Sorkin spoiled us. So did David E. Kelley. They turned the idea of smart, fast-talking powerbrokers (in TV shows like Boston Legal, Ally McBeal, The West Wing and The […]

QUEER CLIPS: ‘King Cobra’ ‘Loving’ ‘Arrival’

Posted on 11 Nov 2016 at 7:25am

King Cobra. If the events of this week weren’t already proof enough, we’re definitely living in a new millennium. We’re through the looking glass, people — where Oscar nominated actor James Franco can be bent over a pool table yelling “Give me that big dick!” and not worry about his movie-star cred. Where ’80s heartthrob […]