10 Fantastic Fest films to get your blood pumping

September 20th, 2018 | Fantastic Fest, Film Festivals | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor As the the movie industry continues to shift, Fantastic Fest remains a place where genre movie fans can party all day and night, watch cool movies and careers be born, and soak in memories that will last forever. Fantastic Fest champions horror, sci-fi and fantasy films, and many of them will make their way to Dallas-Fort Worth cinemas. This year’s edition starts Thursday in Austin and runs through Sept. 27. Here are 10 ...

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‘PROFESSOR MARSTON’ uncovers true story that spawned Wonder Woman

October 13th, 2017 | Fantastic Fest, Film Festivals, Interviews, Movie Interview | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor Writer-director Angela Robinson (producer of TRUE BLOOD and HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER) discovered the story behind Wonder Woman’s creation when she was given a character history book by a friend. She read it and was floored by the story and how the character’s creator also was the same person who invented the lie detector test, which brings on a whole new meaning to Wonder Woman’s Lasso of Truth. This relatively ...

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Rapid Movie Review: ‘PROFESSOR MARSTON & THE WONDER WOMEN’ and ‘LOVING VINCENT’

October 13th, 2017 | Fantastic Fest, Film Festivals, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Features Editor PROFESSOR MARSTON & THE WONDER WOMAN Rated R, 108 minutes. Director: Angela Robinson Cast: Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall, Bella Heathcote, Connie Britton and Oliver Platt 'Professor' behind Wonder Woman as fascinating as his creation Fresh off the red hot heels of summer, where we got the first big screen adaptation of Wonder Woman, we now get the story of how the lasso-swinging Amazonian princess was created. ...

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