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Marisa Tomei to be feted by Dallas Film Society

Actress Marisa Tomei is replacing Toni Collette as the guest of honor at the Dallas Film Society’s Art of Film gala at the Perot Museum of Science and Nature on Nov. 21. Collette had to cancel due to changes in her overseas shooting schedule for an upcoming film. Read more

Tatum O’Neal, others honored at Lone Star Film Festival


Special to DFW.com

Memories were everywhere you turned Friday at the Lone Star Film Festival’s fifth annual ball and filmmaker awards dinner. Read more

Movie review: ‘The Great Invisible’



In the months that followed the 2010 BP oil spill, people far from the disaster were up in arms over the explosion on the Deepwater Horizon rig that killed 11 men and countless animals and spewed hundreds of millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Read more

Meteorologist Lindsay Riley leaving NBC 5


Courtesy KXAS

Lindsay Riley, who has been KXAS/Channel 5’s weekend-morning meteorologist since November 2012, is leaving the station for another gig, news director Susan Tully confirmed Thursday. Read more

Movie review: ‘Big Hero 6’


Walt Disney

At first glance, you wouldn’t think that a mouthless robot that looks like a hybrid of the Pillsbury Doughboy and Frosty the Snowman would have much depth of character. Read more

Lisa Kudrow’s ‘Comeback’ has mild laughs



There’s no better evidence of how insular Hollywood is than the steady stream of films and TV shows over the years about the only subject Hollywood really knows well: Itself. Read more

Interview: Christopher Nolan wanted to get facts straight


Melinda Sue Gordon

Quantum physics. Relativity. Event horizons. The laws of gravity. Singularities. Wormholes. The possibility of alternate dimensions. These are not the building blocks of your typical $160 million Hollywood blockbuster, which tends to treat science as a convenient way to explain pesky plot holes a... Read more

'Simpsons' and 'Futurama' worlds collide



The episode airs at 7 p.m. Sunday on Fox. Read more

Lone Star Film Festival sparkles at Bass Hall

Lone Star Film Festival Cliburn


The Lone Star Film Festival celebrated its largest opening night ever on Wednesday at Bass Hall with about 1,000 moviegoers attending the world premiere of Virtuosity, a documentary about the 2013 Cliburn Competition. Read more

Movie review: ‘Interstellar’



The spirit of 2001: A Space Odyssey surrounds Interstellar like a cloud. Read more

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