Austin News : Posts tagged "Drafthouse"

Summer Post-Mortem Part 2
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Summer Post-Mortem Part 2

Continuing our mid-year recap - with Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation providing an exceptional farewell to the Blockbuster season - let’s look at a few more benchmarks.

Paul Feig
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Paul Feig

Natty in suit and tie and fresh from an introduction (to a group of high-schoolers, natch) of his new film I Am David, Feig impresses with an open intelligence, an engaging charisma, and what appears to be a genuine appreciation for where he is in his career and life.

Chrome and Shiny
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Chrome and Shiny

Mad Max: Fury Road inspired me to go back and look at the first Mad Max film again if, for no other reason, than to spend a couple more hours with George Miller.

Back to the Future
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Back to the Future

But what I really want to talk about is how we’re partnering with the “Pedaling 4 Parkinsons” charity on the 28th to benefit research into Parkinson’s disease, and how Michael J. Fox has agreed to tape an introduction for us to precede it.