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INTERVIEW: ILiveInDallas.com Speaks with Nat’l Geographic Films Director Justin Chadwick About Recent Piece

INTERVIEW: ILiveInDallas.com Speaks with Nat'l Geographic Films Director Justin Chadwick About Recent Piece

Let me start out by saying that I understand there are so many movies that are, "based on a true   story," or "inspired by actual events," or just a recreation of a story told a hundred times and deemed entertaining enough to captivate an audience for 90 minutes. They all generally have a common thread, [...]

Asian Film Festival of Dallas 2010 Lineup

Asian Film Festival of Dallas 2010 Lineup

With 25 films making their Southwest, United States or North American premieres, the 2010 Asian Film Festival of Dallas gives viewers a rare opportunity to see movies covering the spectrum of cinema from ten countries. The festival runs July 23-29 at venues around Dallas. See the 2010 lineup.

20 Truly Local Dallas Favorites

20 Truly Local Dallas Favorites

In an effort to sing the praises of the wonderful, local things that Dallas has to offer, I’ve put together a list of 20 of my truly local Dallas favorites. Each is unique to Dallas. No big box stores or chains here. Read on to the find the best place in Dallas to get truffle cheese, make your own dress, and get the best espresso.

Wednesday Dive In Movies at the Belmont is Free

Wednesday Dive In Movies at the Belmont is Free

Every Wednesday night this month, the Belmont Hotel, in conjunction with Corgan Media Lab, will be showing movies under the stars. Bring your blanket and enjoy a flick with the most beautiful view of Dallas as your backdrop.

Hitchcock in October at the Angelika

Hitchcock in October at the Angelika

The Angelika will be showing FREE Hitchcock movies every Thursday on the pavilion at Mockingbird station. Some seats will be available, but chairs, blankets and picnic baskets are encouraged. Film starts at 8pm and you don't want to miss the Oct 8th showing of Rear Window. Did you know Hitchcock makes a cameo appearance in 39 of his 52 major films?

Free screening for Song of Sparrows at Regent Highland Park Village

Free screening for Song of Sparrows at Regent Highland Park Village

Have plans on Thursday night? How about a free film screening?

Email songsparrowdallas@yahoo.com to receive a pass good for two for the 2008 Iranian film Song of Sparrows.

Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 7:30PM

Regent Highland Park Villlage Theater
32 Highland Park Vlg
Dallas, TX 75205-2731

DALLAS Film Society and Nasher Sculpture Center: Free Films on First Thursdays

DALLAS Film Society and Nasher Sculpture Center: Free Films on First Thursdays

Join DALLAS Film Society and the Nasher Sculture Center for Free Films on First Thursdays featuring the very best in cinematic entertainment with a star-studded line-up of award-winning American movie classics, based on American novels.

Schedule of Events:

5:00 p.m. Nasher Cafe Dining and Cocktails
6:30 p.m. Film Chat
7:00 p.m. Classic Movie Screening
9:00 p.m. Film Discussion

SHOGUN ASSASSIN (1980) Playing at Anglika Film Center

SHOGUN ASSASSIN (1980) Playing at Anglika Film Center

Dallas Cinemania will be presenting a rare 35mm screening of SHOGUN ASSASSIN tonight at the Angelika Film Center in Mockingbird Station. Tickets are $10 and the show starts at 8pm with a selection of vintage, exploitation trailers. Bring cash.

Shogun Assassin (1980) Japan/USA
86 min 35mm
Dir: Robert Houstin/Kenji Misumi

French Festival of Short Films at McKinney Avenue Contemporary

French Festival of Short Films at McKinney Avenue Contemporary

THE ALLIANCE FRANCAISE DE DALLAS presents the first French Festival of short films beginning Thursday, May 21st, 2009 at 7pm. www.afnorthtexas.org

Where: McKinney Avenue Contemporary, 3120 Mckinney Ave
(214) 953-1622
www.the-mac.org

Tickets: Non-member $10
Member $7

Classic Movie Night at The Belmont Hotel

Classic Movie Night at The Belmont Hotel

Classic movie night at The Belmont Hotel would be perfect for a date night or even going without one. Alright, perhaps this is an event that yields better with company, so bring a friend and a big blanket. BarBelmont will be serving food and alcohol, so don't bring your beer cooler. Doors will open at 7:30pm and the movie will begin at sundown. Running late? Don't worry. Valet parking is provided, and admission is free.