Our Top 10 Movies of 2017

by Hunter Lanier on December 28, 2017

Take a look back with us over our favorite movies from this year. Popcorn, anyone? 10. Logan "Logan" doesn't feel like it's trying to please anyone. It's an individual in a genre predicated on conformity....

“Downsizing”: It’s a Small World

by Hunter Lanier on December 21, 2017

Opens December 22 • Starring Matt Damon • Director Alexander Payne • TLM Rating 2/4 “Alexander Payne creates a world where shrinking yourself and all your possessions is entirely plausible, and a tempting alternative.” The shrink-ray has...

There’s No Bright Side to “Darkest Hour”

by Hunter Lanier on December 16, 2017

Starring Gary Oldman, Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas • Director Joe Wright • TLM Rating 1.5/4 "Much has been made of Oldman's performance, but I can't see why." In my review of "Dunkirk," I praised it...

“The Post” | Read All About It

by Hunter Lanier on December 7, 2017

In select theaters this Christmas • Starring Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep • Director Steven Spielberg • TLM Rating 3/4 "This movie is a well-oiled machine." With "The Post," Steven Spielberg is able to make history...

Horror & SciFi Film Fans Unite | Binge Watch All Weekend at Other Worlds Austin

by Britni Rachal on December 6, 2017

Chilling new sci-fi and horror premieres are set to awe movie enthusiasts, along with a classic flashback at Austin’s first and only sci-fi film festival. Back for the fourth year, the Other Worlds Austin Sci-Fi...

Holiday Movies | “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” is Worth the Stop

by Hunter Lanier on November 22, 2017

In theaters now • Starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Peter Dinklage, Sam Rockwell • TLM Rating 4/4 "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," is one of the best movies of the year Songwriters are often asked whether...

Holiday Movies | “LBJ” is Larger Than Life

by Rita Cook on November 21, 2017

Starring Jeffrey Donovan, Woody Harrelson, C. Thomas Howell, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bill Pullman • Rated R I was trying to imagine Woody Harrelson playing LBJ, the larger-than-real-life character who was a Texas son and President of...

Holiday Movies | Heartwarming “Wonder”

by Rita Cook on November 20, 2017

Starring Owen Wilson, Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay • Rated PG • ‘Wonder’ opened nationwide Nov. 17 The heartwarming movie “Wonder” is based on a New York Times bestseller by R.J. Palacio and tells a story of compassion...