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Texas ties to Spirit nominees

11:40 am Nov. 24, 2015

“Krisha,” the drama from Houston-based director Trey Shults, was nominated Tuesday for the annual John Cassavetes Award for features made for under $500,000, at the 31st Spirit Awards.

“Krisha” won the narrative feature competition at South

Bradley Jackson talks “Balls Out”

1:10 pm Jun. 17, 2015

Would you like to see a movie called “Balls Out” — starring Jake Lacy, “Saturday Night Live” cast members Jay Pharoah and Kate McKinnon, “Twilight” star Nikki Reed, Beck Bennett and Nick Kocher and Brian