Still Richard

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 7:25am

As the Alzheimer’s drama ‘Still Alice’ garners acclaim, its makers, gay couple Wash Westmoreland and Richard Glatzer, deal with their own health tragedy Partners in life and filmmaking, Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland may have bestowed Julianne Moore with a role that could finally net her an Oscar. Adapted from Lisa Genova’s novel of the [...]

Magic to do

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 6:00am

Sorcery and song dominate a rich holiday season of moviegoing: ‘The Hobbit,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘Annie,’ ‘The Imitation Game,’ ‘The Gambler,’ ‘Unbroken’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor The year got off to a slow start, movie-wise. From New Year’s Day until the end of summer, only one film — Boyhood — really stuck out. [...]

Ben Whishaw: The gay interview

Posted on 18 Dec 2014 at 8:53am

As our final lead-up to The Hollywood Issue on Friday, we offer up an interview with the notoriously private Ben Whishaw, who — aside from his work in films like Skyfall and Cloud Atlas — will be appearing soon in Paddington and the supernatural drama Lilting. Lawrence Ferber tracked down Whishaw and Lilting’s writer/director Hong Khaou. [...]

DFW Film Critics name ‘Birdman’ best of 2014

Posted on 15 Dec 2014 at 10:04am

The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association, of which I am a voting member, named the fantasy Birdman as the top film of 2014 in its annual poll

REVIEW: ‘Foxcatcher’

Posted on 26 Nov 2014 at 5:09am

Miller has made a haunting story that doesn’t haunt you, a tragedy with no flawed protagonist to sympathize for. Foxcatcher, like John Du Pont, is a cypher

Movie review: ‘Interstellar’

Posted on 06 Nov 2014 at 7:55am

Movie review: ‘Interstellar’

‘Horns’ of a dilemma

Posted on 31 Oct 2014 at 6:00am

Is it possible to recommend people see the worst movie of the year? Kinda   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor To call Horns the worst movie of all time is neither fair nor completely accurate. I have seen thousands of movies, and many hundreds of those were downright terrible. Most of the terrible ones [...]

Q Cinema: Our preview starts here

Posted on 08 Oct 2014 at 10:04am

Club King, The 10 Year Plan launch 16th annual Q Cinema gay film fest in Fort Worth on Thursday

Fluid mechanics

Posted on 12 Sep 2014 at 7:35am

Sex, toilets & hygiene converge in the strange German comedy ‘Wetlands’   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor The first image of Wetlands is a cleft of human flesh. A woman’s breasts? A man’s buttocks? A bicep? It’s sensual and erotic and you don’t even know what you’re looking at. It’s also a fantasy that [...]

Origins of love

Posted on 05 Sep 2014 at 6:30am

A gay love story is an unlikely frontrunner in this year’s Oscar race. Inside the making of Ira Sachs’ ‘Love Is Strange’ with John Lithgow and Alfred Molina LAWRENCE W. FERBER  | Contributing Writer When Love Is Strange first received Oscar buzz this past winter at the Sundance and Berlin film festivals, Alfred Molina’s daughter [...]