Festivals Archive

SXSW 2015: The Films You Shouldn’t Miss

Preston Barta // Contributing Writer When it comes to the world of independent cinema, it’s tough to follow in the footsteps of Sundance each year, but the South by Southwest Film Festival tends to just about match the festival juggernaut with its incredible and ...Read More

‘Mortdecai’ Trailer And Poster

MORTDECAI Cast: Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, Olivia Munn, with Jeff Goldblum, and Paul Bettany Directed by: David Koepp Screenplay by: Eric Aronson Based on: The novel entitled “Don’t Point That Thing At Me” by Kyril Bonfiglioli Produced by: Andrew Lazar, Johnny Depp, ...Read More

Review: 2nd Annual Oddball Comedy Fest in Dallas

Preston Barta // Critic DALLAS— Friday night welcomed a handful of very talented comedians to the Gexa Energy Pavilion. Nearly 20,000 people braved the heat, atrocious traffic and deep-wallet priced food and beverages. But overall, Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy & Oddity Festival proved ...Read More

Review: “Locke” One Locke Says It All

  Director Steven Knight is known for his writing skills by penning a few of Britain’s best films of this millennium including the absolutely fantastic Stephen Frears film “Dirty Pretty Things.” In spite of this, his claim to fame across the pond does not ...Read More