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Pakistan’s ‘Bin Roye’ to screen Sunday

3:37 pm Aug. 19, 2015

“Bin Roye,” a Pakistani movie from directors Momina Duraid and Shehzad Kashmiri, will have a special one-day screening at 4 p.m. Sunday at Southwest Theaters, otherwise known as the Lake Creek 7, 13729 Research Blvd.

Greenpeace documentary to screen Sept. 9

3:25 pm Aug. 19, 2015

The documentary “How to Change the World,” which tracks the rise of Greenpeace, will be screening across the nation in a one-night event on Sept. 9.

The screenings in Austin area are at 7:30 p.m. and

Austin Film Festival announces first wave of films

12:14 pm Aug. 19, 2015

The 22nd annual Austin Film Festival has announced its first wave of films.  Here are some highlights, with the rest of the announced titles below.

“Carol,” Todd Haynes’ adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s  novel “The Price of

TONIGHT: Two great movies, great for different reasons

10:20 am Aug. 19, 2015

There are two essential bits of cinema screening tonight, essential for completely different reasons at two different theaters.

Tonight (Wednesday) at 7 p.m. at Paramount, check out the brilliant Hitchcock movie “Shadow of a Doubt.” Starring

“Urban Cowboy” reboot to be shot in Austin

11:37 am Aug. 13, 2015

Rolling Stone reported Thursday that Fox Television CEOs Dana Walden and Gary Newman announced (at at the summer edition of the Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles) a TV version of “Urban Cowboy,”