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‘Hook’ 25th anniversary party set

3:08 pm Nov. 18, 2015

The Alamo Drafthouse and the Long Center are teaming up for a special event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of “Hook” at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 30 in the center’s Dell Hall.

The event will not only

“Wake*Up, Dead Men” playing on through March 2016

11:45 am Nov. 13, 2015 is hosting director Deborah S. Esquenazis’ documentary “”Wake*Up, Dead Men:A Retrospective of Bruce Jackson’s Prison Farm Photography, 1965-1975”

The film from highlights Bruce Jackson’s visits to 1960s “prison farms” in Texas.

Jackson, a folklorist, documentarian and

A rousing tribute to Longhorn legend Steinmark (Our grade: B+)

12:00 pm Nov. 12, 2015

Jane Sumner – Special to the American-Statesman

Written by first-time director Angelo Pizzo, who penned “Hoosiers,” “Rudy” and “The Game of Their Lives”, the biographical drama follows Steinmark from his Colorado boyhood to his valiant fight