April 1, 2023

Austin Film Festival adds ‘Glass Onion’ as closing night film

Mystery stars Daniel Craig as a detective


The Austin Film Festival added another big time movie to the 2022 lineup on Monday. “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery,” will be the closing night movie.

“Glass Onion” stars Daniel Craig, Edward Norton and Kate Hudson and is directed by Rian Johnson. It’s a followup to 2019’s popular “Knives Out,” featuring Craig as detective Benoit Blanc.

Also, the festival announced that advance tickets for “Glass Onion,” as well as three other marquee movies, will be available on a limited basis. The other three films are “The Whale,” “Sam & Kate” and “Women Talking.” Tickets for these events will go on sale Wednesday, Oct. 14 at noon. The cost: $23 per ticket.

All play at the Paramount Theatre on Congress Avenue. For more details on the films and the schedule, visit www.austinfilmfestival.com.

The festival takes place Oct. 27 through Nov. 3.

Charles Ealy
Charles Ealy
Charles Ealy is a former movies editor for The Dallas Morning News and Austin American-Statesman.

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