Movies

Posted By ScottNishimura2 on 2018 Apr 3 - 10:05pm

Council approves rezoning of ex-mortuary to allow alcohol sales for on-premise consumption

Fort Worth arthouse theater Spiral Diner
The Fort Worth City Council cleared a landing spot on Tuesday night for a proposed arthouse theater in the historic Evans-Rosedale corridor in southeast Fort Worth, unanimously approving a rezoning to allow alcohol sales for on-premise consumption at an old mortuary. The council voted 9-0 to...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Feb 27 - 9:31am

A Fort Worth native and star of blockbuster films like "Twister" and "Apollo 13" has died.  Bill Paxton died Saturday at 61 due to complications from heart surgery. He appeared in films like "Titanic," where he played underwater treasure hunter Brock Lovett; and...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Oct 20 - 10:51am

What some consider to be the greatest Western ever, Lonesome Dove plans to celebrate the 1989 program with a 2016 Lonesome Dove Reunion & Trail in Fort Worth. Events are planned to run January through June to celebrate the Lonesome Dove miniseries, based on the prize-winning book by Larry...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Apr 25 - 5:00pm

Coming off the highly acclaimed Hatfields & McCoys, portraying the character of Randall McCoy, Fort Worth native Bill Paxton will star as General Sam Houston in a new eight-hour miniseries about the Texas Revolution, the rise of the ragtag Texas Rangers and the legendary Yellow Rose of Texas....

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Feb 25 - 4:56pm

The feature film Gallows Road has just completed shooting on location in Fort Worth and Aledo. Howard Porter, one of the film’s executive producers, lent his sprawling ranch in Aledo, which served as the primary location for the majority of the shoot. Two local churches, Aledo Church of...

Posted By Amanda Rozenboom on 2013 Jul 2 - 1:38pm

White House Down, directed by Roland Emmerich, is nothing more than an elaborate plot of craziness, which is surprisingly littered with quite a few A-list actors. Channing Tatum plays John Cale who hopes to become a Secret Service agent for President Sawyer, played by Jamie Foxx. Unbeknownst to...

Posted By Amanda Rozenboom on 2013 Jun 28 - 9:55am

World War Z, directed by Marc Forster, stars Brad Pitt as former United Nations employee Gerry Lane, in this post-apocalyptic “zombie” thriller in which Lane sets out to find the origin of the worldwide outbreak, in the hopes of discovering a vaccine, before it is too late. The film is...

Posted By Spray Gleaves on 2012 Nov 14 - 11:54am

This is not a film review — Lana Morgan will take care of that. Although I must say that I loved every movie I got to attend! However, I just have to comment on the experience of GOING to the Lone Star Film Festival. What bliss! To attend a movie with all adults … no whining or...

Posted By lana.morgan on 2012 Aug 2 - 12:51am

The Amazing Spider-Man ---  I am a Tobey Maguire fan, but for me he did not come through like Andrew Garfield does as Peter Parker in the current Spider-Man movie.  More believable to me as a highschool kid with the wiry, but muscular physique. Also brings a more animated personality...