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Real-life ‘Big Eyes’ story makes for Tim Burton’s best film in years

Real-life ‘Big Eyes’ story makes for Tim Burton’s best film in years

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Big Eyes” is the least Tim Burton-feeling Tim Burton film in years and that’s a very good thing. Consequently, it’s also the best Tim Burton film in years. Burton’s been in a bit of his rut, his last few films have featured the same tired set of actors (cough *Johnny Depp* cough) and have been […]

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‘Imitation Game’ thrills & breaks hearts

‘Imitation Game’ thrills & breaks hearts

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The life and even name of Alan Turing remains a vast unknown to most people even though his influence is a part of almost everyone’s day to day. The man who paved the way for the modern computer led a life shrouded in secrecy and sadness as he worked to crack German codes during WWII. […]

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‘Night at the Museum – Secret of the Tomb’ offers fun conclusion to the magical series

‘Night at the Museum – Secret of the Tomb’ offers fun conclusion to the magical series

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

This weekend two trilogies have their final chapters hitting cinemas. One is a fun adventure with a well-known cast of characters, some shorter than others, but all fighting together against supernatural elements. The other is about a hobbit. That’s right “Night at the Museum” is back with all your favorites and a few new fun historical and mythological figures join as well for “Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb.”

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‘Nightcrawler’ creeps into theaters, but leaves some thrills to be desired

‘Nightcrawler’ creeps into theaters, but leaves some thrills to be desired

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just in time for Halloween, Jake Gyllenhaal’s latest film, “Nightcrawler” creeps on to the screen this weekend

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Twenty One Pilots says farewell to Vessel with 2-night Dallas stand

Twenty One Pilots says farewell to Vessel with 2-night Dallas stand

| October 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Twenty One Pilots has one of the most entertaining and fun live shows in existence today and if you haven’t seen them yet, you’re really missing out.

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Unsaintly ‘St. Vincent’ will make you laugh & cry

Unsaintly ‘St. Vincent’ will make you laugh & cry

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’ve ever heard one of those viral Internet stories about Bill Murray crashing some friend’s party or just being an all-around awesome dude, you might already be thinking of the timeless actor as a bit of a saint. However, in “St. Vincent,” Bill Murray’s character is probably the furthest thing you can imagine from a saint.

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Jenny Lewis charms at South Side Music Hall, Dallas TX

Jenny Lewis charms at South Side Music Hall, Dallas TX

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jenny Lewis is slated for a quadruple whammy in Austin as part of her Austin City Limits Festival appearances, but the beauty of the festival bookings meant Jenny Lewis was able to treat the rest of Texas to a mini tour complete with some rarer and lesser heard tracks along with big festival favorites. Dallas joined the singer songwriter for an enchanting evening at the Southside Music Hall during one of her ACL breaks.

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Watch TV on the Radio’s star studded video for ‘Happy Idiot’

Watch TV on the Radio’s star studded video for ‘Happy Idiot’

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

TV on the Radio shares a new video of their first single from their upcoming record, Seeds, and it’s packed with fun star power.

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In Photos: The Airborne Toxic Event at Stubbs, Austin TX

In Photos: The Airborne Toxic Event at Stubbs, Austin TX

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comments

The Airborne Toxic Event stopped by Austin for a packed outdoor show at Stubbs.

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Waters announces tour dates with Tegan and Sara

Waters announces tour dates with Tegan and Sara

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Waters has just announced a West Coast tour with Tegan and Sara.

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