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  • AFS Viewfinders - Watch This! The Pink Panther in 'Psychedelic Pink' - 15 hours ago
    For 30 years beginning in 1933, Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc. set the gold standard for creativity and technical excellence in animated shorts. But by the '60s the operation was no longer sustainable and the division folded. Two of the leading figures of the WB operation weren't ready to hang up their brushes yet though...
  • Austin Movie Blog - UPDATE: Sony cancels “The Interview” Christmas release - 20 hours ago
    UPDATE: Sony Pictures has cancelled the Dec. 25 release of “The Interview” altogether. Here is Sony’s statement, pulled from a tweet from BuzzFeedEntmnt (@BuzzFeedEnt) : ( function() { var func = function() { var...
  • Slackerwood - Our Holiday Favorites 2014: White Reindeer - 1 day ago
    Welcome to Holiday Favorites, a series in which Slackerwood contributors and our friends talk about the movies we watch during the holiday season, holiday-related or otherwise.Traditionally upbeat Christmas movies can be comforting, but there's something to be said for exploring the post-magic realm of holiday cinema...
  • Alamo Drafthouse - January at the Alamo! - 1 day ago
    There is plenty to look forward to for the new year! We'll have some Action Pack favorites including quote-alongs of THE BIG LEBOWSKI and MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, somes scares with THE COMPANY OF WOLVES and NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET 3: DREAM WARRIORS, and of course Van Dammage - a four film Jean Claude Van...
  • Alamo Drafthouse - Batman Returns returns - 1 day ago
    When we talk about the scale of films nowadays - and it’s a good conversation to have with the release of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies - I always think back to Tim Burton’s Batman and how, at the time, it was just enormous.  I was there at the old Union Square 6 on...
  • Austin Movie Blog - ‘Boyhood’ takes top honors from Austin critics - 1 day ago
    “Boyhood,” the 12-year look at the evolution of a boy into a young man by Austin director Richard Linklater, took home the top awards today from the Austin Film Critics Association. “Boyhood” won best film, best director, best supporting actress (Patricia Arquette) and the Austin Film Award,...
  • Austin Chronicle - Austin Film Critics Name <i>Boyhood</i> Best of Year - 1 day ago
    AFCA celebrates locally made Linklater film with four awards
  • Alamo Drafthouse - We still have two more screenings of ELF this December! - 1 day ago
    Christmas movies come and go but few join the pantheon of the greats. You know the ones — A CHRISTMAS STORY, IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE and MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET. These are just a few that are invited to sit at the adult table of holiday movies. While the last decade has been pretty sparse when it comes to...
  • Alamo Drafthouse - See NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM 3 in a theater with monkeys this Sunday! - 1 day ago
    Join us this weekend for a special screening of NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: THE SECRET OF THE TOMB on Sunday, December 21 at 3:30 PM at our Vintage Park location. We'll have a special appearance from Sasha, Cody & Darwin - three Capuchin monkeys. Yes, that's right - you'll have a chance to watch a movie...
  • Alamo Drafthouse - See NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM 3 in a theater with monkeys this Sunday! - 1 day ago
    Join us this weekend for a special screening of NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: THE SECRET OF THE TOMB on Sunday, December 21 at 3:30 PM at our Vintage Park location. We'll have a special appearance from Sasha, Cody & Darwin - three Capuchin monkeys. Yes, that's right - you'll have a chance to watch a movie...
  • Alamo Drafthouse - See EDWARD SCISSORHANDS and receive a free comic book, Skype Q&amp;A with the comic creators - 1 day ago
    Every ticket purchased to the screening of EDWARD SCISSORHANDS on Wednesday, December 17 at our Vintage Park location includes a copy of EDWARD SCISSORHANDS # 1, a new comic book sequel from IDW Publishing. After the screening, we'll have a Skype Q&A with Kate Leth, writer of the series, and Drew Rausch, the...
  • Austin Movie Blog - ‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’: Finally, time to go home (Our grade: C+) - 1 day ago
    It’s hard not to see a little greed in Peter Jackson’s decision to make “The Hobbit,” a book less than three-quarters the size of the “The Fellowship of the Ring,” into three movies. Originally intended to be a two-movie cycle directed by Guillermo del Toro, Jackson eventually took the reins and blew it out to three...
  • Austin Film Festival - Holiday Staff Picks: Die Hard with Harrison Glaser - 1 day ago
    12.16.2014 | Harrison Glaser Sure, you can go traditional with your holiday movies. Who doesn’t love Miracle on 34th Street or It’s a Wonderful Life? But for my money, the best Christmas movie of all time is the 1988 masterpiece Die Hard. It has all the makings of a classic yuletide tale: love, Christmas trees,...
  • Austin Chronicle - SXSW Film 2015 Coming Into Focus - 1 day ago
    Ava DuVernay and RZA to deliver keynote kickoffs