TIFF Review: ‘BEAUTIFUL BOY’ a powerfully affecting father-son story, with moving turns by Carell and Chalamet

James Cole Clay // Film Critic BEAUTIFUL BOY Rated R, 112 minutes. Director: Felix Van Groeningen Cast: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, Christian Convery, Oakley Bull, Kaitlyn Dever, Amy Ryan and Stefanie Scott Felix Van Groeningen’s BEAUTIFUL BOY takes a unique perspective on the cautionary drug tale. He and screenwriter Luke Davies ...


Oak Cliff Film Festival announces lineup including Danny Boyle’s ‘YESTERDAY’ and A24’s ‘THE FAREWELL’

May 9th, 2019 | Film Festivals, Movie News, Oak Cliff Film Festival | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor DALLAS – While AVENGERS: ENDGAME snapped the summer into effect, there’s more to the season than big-budget blockbusters. Summer is also a great time that offers an eclectic mix of absurd comedies, crowd-pleasing dramas, breakout documentaries, and under-the-radar narratives that are sure to get a dialogue going. Fortunately, ...


Movie Review: ‘NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS’ – Beautiful Wrapping, Socks Inside

October 31st, 2018 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 1 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS Rated PG, 99 minutes Directed by: Lasse Hallström, Joe Johnston Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley, Jayden Fowora-Knight , Helen Mirren, Eugenio Derbez, Richard E. Grant,  Morgan Freeman, Matthew Macfadyen, Ellie Bamber, Tom Sweet THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS has a very good, heartrending ...