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Tuesday, Mar 9, 2010

"Suck," a Rock 'n Roll Vampire Comedy

"Suck," a Rock 'n Roll Vampire Comedy

A host of rock royalty -- Henry Rollins, Alice Cooper, Iggy Pop, Moby -- along with funnyman Dave Foley and Malcolm McDowell, co-star in this comedy about a band that hits the big time once they go undead. Showing March 17 at SXSW.

Tuesday, Mar 2, 2010

"Hubble 3D"

"Hubble 3D"

Leonardo DiCaprio narrates this journey to the faraway telescope for a look deep into space. The film is showing March 14 at SXSW.

Tuesday, Mar 2, 2010

"MacGruber"

"MacGruber"

Will Forte is the latest "Saturday Night Live" alum to have 90 seconds of genius stretched into a feature length film. This one promises to be far, far better than "A Night at the Roxbury." The movie premieres Monday night at SXSW.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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By Scott Ross

Michael Caine Going All "Death Wish" in "Harry Brown"

Michael Caine Going All "Death Wish" in "Harry Brown"

It's been a long time since Michael Caine stormed his way through the streets of London to fight crime and dispense justice, but he's back in action in the upcoming "Harry Brown."

Tuesday, Mar 9, 2010

Taking the Stage: Texas Musicians Light Up Stages Leading Into SXSW

Taking the Stage: Texas Musicians Light Up Stages Leading Into SXSW

Who is taking the stage in DFW this weekend?

Friday, Feb 12, 2010

The "Leaves of Grass" Trailer -- Starring Ed Norton and Ed Norton!

The "Leaves of Grass" Trailer -- Starring Ed Norton and Ed Norton!

Tim Blake Nelson directs this comedy about a straight-laced guy who gets caught up in his identical brother's marijuana war. Co-stars Richard Dreyfuss, Keri Russell and Susan Sarandon. It's showing at SXSW on March 12 before opening nationally April 2.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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By Scott Ross

"Kick-Ass" Headlining SXSW Film Fest

"Kick-Ass" Headlining SXSW Film Fest

South by Southwest will feature an assortment of world premieres, Sundance favorites and small films that have remained below the radar.

Monday, Jan 25, 2010

Now at Sundance "Cyrus," an Oedipal Love Triangle Comedy

Now at Sundance "Cyrus," an Oedipal Love Triangle Comedy

From directors Mark and Jay Duplass and starring John C. Reilly, Marisa Tomei and Jonah Hill comes the story of a man who finds himself fighting for his girlfriend's attention with her 21-year-old son.

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Love and Loss: Kenny Goss Remembers George Michael
Love and Loss: Kenny Goss Remembers George Michael

Ever since the sudden death of pop superstar George Michael, his former partner has stayed out of the spotlight. But now North Texan Kenny Goss is sharing memories of the man with whom he shared much of his life.

Sen. Huffines to Introduce Bill That Would Close DCS
Sen. Huffines to Introduce Bill That Would Close DCS

NBC 5 Investigates has obtained details of a new plan to shut down Dallas County Schools, the troubled government school bus agency that is in serious financial trouble.

CareFlite Helicopter Comes 'Very Close' to Drone
CareFlite Helicopter Comes 'Very Close' to Drone

A CareFlite medical helicopter on the way to pick up a patient came "very close" to striking a drone aircraft Monday near Denton, the company's top executive said.

Big Surge for Military in Trump Budget, Big Cuts Elsewhere
Big Surge for Military in Trump Budget, Big Cuts Elsewhere

President Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in U.S. military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid to make the government "do more with less." The Trump blueprint, due in more detail next month, would fulfill the Republican president's campaign pledge to boost Pentagon spending while targeting the budgets of other federal agencies. The "topline" figures emerged Monday, one day before Trump's first address to a joint session of Congress, an opportunity to re-emphasize the economic issues that were a centerpiece of his White House run.

Muslim Cemetery Plans Move Forward in Collin County
Muslim Cemetery Plans Move Forward in Collin County

Planning and zoning commission members in Farmersville unanimously approved the final concept plans for a Muslim-owned cemetery just outside city limits Monday evening.