Screen review: ‘Knight of Cups’

Posted on 10 Mar 2016 at 6:25pm

Terrence Malick’s 2011 film The Tree of Life may be the first commercial movie I ever saw that I felt was truly critic-proof. Not that critics couldn’t destroy it or that audiences wouldn’t care but critic-proof in the sense that it would be impossible to disagree with anyone, no matter what their opinion of it […]

Cassie Nova • 03.04.16

Posted on 04 Mar 2016 at 7:20am

Cassie and Celeste go wig shopping Hey-diddly-ho, gayborinos! I hope you’re all having a fabulous day. Over the years, I have had a few young queens ask me if I would be their drag mother. For those that don’t know, a drag mother is a more established drag queen who finds it in their heart […]

‘Spotlight,’ ‘Mad Max’ big winners at the Oscars

Posted on 29 Feb 2016 at 7:54am

‘Spotlight,’ ‘Mad Max’ big winners at the Oscars, with ‘Revenant’ and Sam Smith in tow

Caste off

Posted on 19 Feb 2016 at 6:15am

DFW’s South Asian Film Festival explores the taboo of being gay in India in ‘Aligarh’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Apurva Asrani remembers the day (really the moment) that he first heard a story that would encapsulate the risks of being gay in India … and forms the core of his first screenplay. “I […]

A father’s love

Posted on 19 Feb 2016 at 6:00am

‘An Act of Love’ documents a minister defrocked for sanctifying his gay son’s wedding When Tim Schaefer asked his dad, Frank (a Methodist minister), to officiate at his wedding in 2007, the proud papa eagerly agreed. It’s the kind of request that happens a lot in families with a member of the clergy. What set […]

Queer Clips: ‘Zoolander 2,’ ‘Boy and the World’

Posted on 12 Feb 2016 at 7:20am

The original Zoolander came out just weeks after 9/11, at a time when pundits had declared irony dead. A send-up of fashion culture, mocked male models and inane themes and was pretty much a mess. But while a modest success in its initial run, the intervening 15 years of exposure have allowed its silly charms […]

Dallas Voice’s Tuesday Big Movie lineup at the Magnolia

Posted on 11 Feb 2016 at 8:44am

Landmark’s Magnolia Theatre’s weekly Big Movie New Classic Series, sponsored by Dallas Voice, screens a different classic film each Tuesday at 7:30 and 10 p.m. The schedule lets movie buffs plan their Tuesdays all the way from now through Mother’s Day. Here is this quarter’s lineup:. Feb. 23: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. Milos […]

Queer Clips: The Oscar-nominated live action and animated shorts

Posted on 29 Jan 2016 at 7:25am

One of my favorite things each Oscar season is the release at the Magnolia Theatre of the short films that otherwise are almost impossible to see. Each winter, they rotate the animated and live action shorts (the Texas Theatre often runs the documentary short programs as well). And that week has arrived. There’s always a […]

Oscar nominations are out, and there are some surprises

Posted on 14 Jan 2016 at 8:29am

Oscar nominations are out, and there are some surprises

Golden Globe Awards: All the winners!

Posted on 10 Jan 2016 at 10:04pm

Golden Globe Awards: All the winners!