Tragedy plus time equals comedy, as the saying goes. So nearly two decades after America was left scratching its head over the bizarre mass suicide of UFO cult Heaven's Gate, Austin-lensed movie The Away Team hopes to find some humor - and some crowdfunding - in the incident.
If local horror-drama Meet Me There has a moral, it's that road trips can be dangerous affairs. Star Lisa Friedrich learned that as a Girl Scout, and a bunch of guys started yelling at the troup leader to honk her car horn. "She said, I'm not going to honk, I've got a carload of girls with me." Good plan. It turned out that they were KKK.
There's a bitter joke in technology: there are people who make and design and innovate, and then there are the people who make the money. New Austin comedy feature Trolls will show the former finally getting a little revenge on the latter.
For anyone who wants respite from mainstream cinema, or even mainstream indie cinema, there's a whole globe of bizarre and envelope-pushing movies. The only problem is that there's a lack of outlets for them. So for fans of such films, the big question has been: Whatever happened to Artsploitation?
Ready for some uptown/downtown soul music? Are you prepared for the most styling musicians of all time to give rhythm and rhyme to the next three months? Welcome to a video playlist inspired by the hit television series Scandal.
The time for bracing has passed. Summer has come. It’s time to take the party (and probably a box of Flavor Ice) out of the sun and into the AC. But don’t fret! Local game studio, White Whale, has the perfect way to wait out the next six months: their new card game, Monstrocards.