Patricia “Killa P” Dombrowski drafts rhymes behind the bar at a dingy dive, trying to pay off her Nana’s medical bills and support her hard-drinking mom. Patti and her rap partner/best friend Jheri share dreams of fame, fortune, and escaping Dirty Jersey for good. Unbroken by the taunts of local goons, Patti unexpectedly gravitates to a reclusive goth-metal musician named Basterd, a newcomer who just might be able to help Patti achieve hip-hop superstardom. Director Geremy Jasper unleashes a film as full of infectious energy, enthusiasm, and music as its protagonist, daring us not to fall in love with a force of nature like Patti Cake$.
For years, old wood carver Mr. Meacham (Robert Redford) has delighted local children with his tales of the fierce dragon that resides deep in the woods of the Pacific Northwest. To his daughter, Grace (Bryce Dallas Howard), who works as a forest ranger, these stories are little more than tall tales… until she meets Pete (Oakes Fegley). Pete is a mysterious 10-year-old with no family and no home who claims to live in the woods with a giant, green dragon named Elliot. And from Pete’s descriptions, Elliot seems remarkably similar to the dragon from Mr. Meacham’s stories. Grace sets out to determine where Pete came from, where he belongs, and the truth about this dragon.
Join us for this FREE family-friendly outdoor screening at Main Street Garden in Downtown Dallas.
In what became one of her most famous roles, Katherine Hepburn plays Tracy Lord in A PHILADELPHIA STORY. A young socialite, Lord is about to embark on a second marriage to the wealthy George Kittredge (John Howard), when her colorful first husband, C.K. Dexter Haven (Cary Grant) makes an unexpected appearance at the Lord's home the night before their wedding day. Rather than showing up to wish her well, he's there to shield her from the prying eyes of the overly ambitious reporter (James Stewart) assigned to cover the happy couple's big day.
A process server and his marijuana dealer wind up on the run from hitmen and a corrupt police officer after he witnesses his dealer's boss murder a competitor while trying to serve papers on him.
Director and 2017 DFS Maverick Award Winner David Gordon Green will be at the Meadow's Museum on April 8 at 1 p.m. for a featured Q&A followed by the screening of PINEAPPLE EXPRESS that evening at 7 p.m. at the Texas Theater.
Past, present, love and insanity intermingle in Alejandro Molina’s psychological mind-bender, THE PRESENT ONES. Ana, the lead character of the story, struggles with both her memories and her emotions, leading to the unraveling of her life in Mexico City. With sharp performances, deft directorial style, and a script rich with nuances and plot twists, THE PRESENT ONES stands out as a savory example of how our own state of mind may affect the narrative of life.