‘Spy’ star Rose Byrne: The gay interview

Posted on 04 Jun 2015 at 7:41am

Rose Byrne talked about the disparity between women and men in Hollywood films and her caveat when it comes to playing gay

What to watch: The latest DVD and Blu-ray releases

Posted on 02 Jun 2015 at 7:27am

Reviews of Birdman, Maude, Dear White People, Into the Woods, The Babadook and more

FILM REVIEW: In time for our fashion issue, a look at designer ‘Saint Laurent’

Posted on 21 May 2015 at 12:24pm

You’ll learn virtually nothing about YSL’s historical influence from watching Saint Laurent, which is surprising considering that the film runs a hefty two-and-a-half hours

‘Max’ed out

Posted on 15 May 2015 at 7:25am

Mad Mad returns for ‘Fury Road;’ plus ‘Iris,’ ‘Pitch 2’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com The abiding awesomeness of the Mad Max films — a cult series of only three movies released over a six-year period, the last one nearly 30 years ago — is that while on the surface they are simple, [...]

Small-town crazy: Reviews of ‘The D Train,’ ‘Bravetown’

Posted on 07 May 2015 at 2:35pm

REVIEWS: ‘The D Train,’ ‘Bravetown’

Israel Luna launches short film contest

Posted on 01 May 2015 at 7:25am

Israel Luna, the Dallas-based filmmaker responsible for cult hits like Ticked-Off Trannies with Knives and The Ouija Experiment, launches a new short film competition  to give up-and-coming filmmakers a shot to make movies. Called Rack Focus, it’s launching May 2, and unlike other short film “races,” gives contestants not 24 hours but three months to [...]

Hunks of summer

Posted on 01 May 2015 at 6:30am

The big guns — and we mean the hottest ticket of the summer, ‘The Avengers’ — kick off an early movie season, with plenty of action, humor and sex appeal to take you through Labor Day ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | ­­­Life+Style Editor Astronomers, farmers, the world’s major religions and even your smartphone calendar all agree: [...]

Why we fight

Posted on 01 May 2015 at 6:15am

‘Age of Ultron’ is an unexpectedly smart wild ride ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor The two things that have best served Joss Whedon, the writer-director of The Avengers and now it’s sequel, Age of Ultron, in his mission to bring the Marvel Comic Universe into the Marvel Cinematic Universe probably are, first, that he [...]

Wily Capote

Posted on 17 Apr 2015 at 7:25am

A journo seeking redemption finds intrigue in ‘True Story’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor Admit it: If I told you Jonah Hill and James Franco were starring in a movie about a prisoner who steals the identity of a journalist, you’d assume it was written by Seth Rogen, directed by Judd Apatow and contained [...]

G-A-Y in the USA

Posted on 17 Apr 2015 at 7:20am

Gay-interest films at the USA Film Festival There’s a tremendous amount of gay-interest programming during the five days of the 45th Annual USA Film Festival. Here are some of the highlights. Dior and I (documentary). When Raf Simons was selected to head the creative team at the iconic couture brand Christian Dior, the fashion world [...]