November 30, 2022

Charles Ealy

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

Film review: You’ll want to explore the wonders of ‘Banshees of Inisherin’

Colin Farrell stars in an allegorical tale of a friendship betrayed

Austin Film Festival bounces back after pandemic

After two years of pandemic-related complications, the Austin Film Festival and Conference is back in full force this year — and in person — with a strong lineup of...

Film review: ‘Decision to Leave’ channels Hitchcock’s ‘Vertigo’

South Korean director Park Chan-wook channels Alfred Hitchcock’s “Vertigo” at the beginning of “Decision to Leave,” and it’s nothing short of thrilling. A detective, Hae-joon (Park Hae-il) is investigating...

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

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...

Film review: ‘Piggy’ is a standout Halloween horror tale

Director Brian De Palma captured the horrors of adolescent bullying in 1976’s “Carrie.” Now Spanish director Carlota Martínez-Pereda’s debut feature, “Piggy,” is an honorable successor. While Carrie (Sissy Spacek) stood...

Austin Jewish Film Festival announces lineup

The Austin Jewish Film Festival has announced its lineup for the 20th anniversary event, with screenings taking place at the Dell Jewish Community Campus. The festival takes place from Nov....

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