Everyone's going to be talking about who won the elections Tuesday, but we say you should elect to support the Lone Star Film Society and its annual Lone Star Film Festival, which kicks off Wednesday, Nov. 7, and runs through Sunday, Nov. 11. Most of the films screen at the AMC Palace Theatre. Passes $100-$500; tickets to individual films available. 817-924-6000; www.lonestarfilmsociety.com
Catch an encore of the Metropolitan Opera's production of Donizetti's The Elixir of Love at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the Regal Fossil Creek 11 and the Cinemark theaters in Alliance, Mansfield and Grapevine. $15-$22. To see a complete list of theaters showing it, go to www.fathomevents.com.
-- Mark Lowry,
Special to the Star-Telegram