If you’re finally ready to get out of the house this weekend, make sure you check out the renown Bach Society of Houston as they present a special matinee concert at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at First Lutheran Church, 2415 Winnie St. in Galveston.
If you’re curious how the pandemic has affected the quality of some upcoming films, “Vanquish” is a good example of a bad one.
Miguel Prida, known for luxury apartment and condominium developments in Galveston, officially took over operations Friday of the newly named Primetime Cinema, which is open and showing movies.
“Voyagers,” from Neil Burger, the director of “Divergent,” is a mixed bag of different genre elements, wrapped up into one sci-fi political allegory.
We’re slowly getting back to some sort of “normal” as it relates to gatherings in the entertainment and community events sector in Galveston County and beyond.
“Godzilla vs. Kong” is the sequel to “Godzilla King of Monsters” (2019), which also featured Kyle Chandler. That film was a sequel to "Kong: Skull Island" (2017), the Samuel L. Jackson and Brie Larson post-Vietnam war flick.
Texas native, Mando Saenz, now based in Nashville, will perform songs off his recent album "All My Shame" at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Old Quarter Acoustic Café at 413 20th St. in Galveston.
Some films are disadvantaged before opening credits. “The Courier” is a “spy film” that specifically isn’t a “spy thriller.” So leave any notions of James Bond or Tom Clancy at the door.
Despite the star power and diversity, “Chaos Walking” ultimately results in a cheap-looking jumpstart that has little emotional weight and a complete misuse of its diverse and talented cast.
While I can predict who I think should win, who knows for sure what will happen at the hybrid award ceremony that will have Tina Fey and Amy Poehler on two coasts hosting the event.
The way information is processed across the screen to the viewer in “The Mauritanian” might not be original (think “Zero Dark Thirty” or “The Report”), but it’s effective.
With most precursor awards leading up to the Academy Awards unveiling their nominations last week, two of those films in the race open this week for audiences to see.
As the 2020 awards race comes into focus this week with the announcement of the Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Awards, one new release is a late-breaking contender trying to gain momentum. Two other new releases are outside the awards bubble, but they are still worth watching.
With the 2020 awards season pushed into early spring because of the pandemic, there are still great films debuting, some that are even worth altering that Top Ten list.