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Alamo Drafthouse floats idea of gender-neutral bathroom at Mueller

4:27 pm May. 24, 2016

UPDATE: League clarified his comments Tuesday evening: “A clarification on the gender-neutral bathroom thread (there was some interesting discussion on Twitter that prompted this clarification). My intent on the previous post was to discuss architectural

New “Finding Dory” trailer introduces new characters, reminds you that Disney’s ownership of 2016 will continue unabated

10:06 am May. 24, 2016

Here is the latest trailer for “Finding Dory,” which is due in theaters June 17.

Directed by Andrew Stanton and Angus MacLane  (the latter has worked on Pixar shorts) and co-written by Stanton, “Finding Dory” is the long-awaited sequel to the 2003 film “Finding Nemo,” also written and directed by Stanton.

This third trailer is easily the strongest. A few notes:

My only beef: Someday we will stop using Peter Gabriel’s

Cannes Day 10: Two fine movies close out competition

7:27 am May. 21, 2016

Two fine but very different movies — Paul Verhoeven’s “Elle” and Asghar Farad’s “The Salesman” — closed out the competition this weekend for the Palme d’Or in Cannes. And either one could get a major

Cannes Day 9: Loving ‘Captain Fantastic’

8:43 am May. 19, 2016

U.S. director Matt Ross has a winner in his Un Certain Regard entry at Cannes, “Captain Fantastic.”

The movie stars Viggo Mortensen as Ben, a left-wing father who is raising his family in the wilds of