The List: Gordon’s Top 5 Must Must Must See Christmas Movies…and it just so happens you can catch a couple of these at the Alamo Drafthouse DFW this month

List by Gordon K. Smith A new Christmas tradition that started only in the last few decades and flourished through the age of television and multimedia is Christmas movies, those old and new parables that you NEED to see every Christmas, and you can’t stand to watch any other time. Everyone has their faves, be […]

Filmmaker Roundtable Interview: Meredith Walker & “Amy’s Smart Girls” for Alamo Drafthouse Richardson’s “Tough Ladies of the Cinema”

  Written By: Gordon K. Smith Count on the Alamo Drafthouse Dallas/Fort Worth for a groovy special event every month.  For November it’ was Tough Ladies of the Cinema,  and for their November 17th screening of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, the Alamo teamed up with Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls, an organization dedicated to helping young […]

Alamo Drafthouse Richardson: October Halloween Special Monthly Programming…and “The Monster Squad” is involved!

Dallas – October 4, 2013—One of the best times of year to be at Alamo Drafthouse is leading up to Halloween! So many movies have been made to thrill, excite, stir and, let’s be honest, just plain scare the bejeebers out of audiences since the days of early cinema. At Alamo (100 S. Central Expressway […]

Interview: James Wallace, Creative Manager of Alamo Drafthouse Richardson on what’s movie-liciously in store for the DF Dub

By: Mut  Asheru Dallas/Ft. Worth is getting our very own Alamo Drafthouse location enabling us to bask deliriously in specialty movie – food combo love. We can see and hear all the themed movie events inching ever so close.  Film nerds / lovers in the DFW area will now have the chance to experience movie […]

Dallas VideoFest 26 will be the first Festival at Alamo Richardson

DALLAS, TX – July 19, 2013 – The Video Association of Dallas is pleased to announce Dallas VideoFest 26. The long-standing, 26-year old Fest will be the inaugural Festival for a much-anticipated new kid on the block: Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas Richardson. VideoFest opens at its old home Angelika Film Center Dallas on Wednesday, Oct. 9. […]

Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost to Appear at “Blood and Ice Cream” Trilogy Showing for Q&A at the Alamo Drafthouse Richardson, July 25

Richardson, TX, June 25, 2013—On Thursday, July 25, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Richardson ( will host a very special FREE advance screening of THE WORLD’S END inside the yet-to-be-open Alamo Drafthouse Richardson followed by a FREE double feature of the classics SHAUN OF THE DEAD (2004) and HOT FUZZ (2007) outside in the Alamo parking lot on the 40-foot Rolling Roadshow screen. THE WORLD’S END is […]

Alamo Drafthouse Richardson to Open Doors August 16

Richardson, TX, May 31, 2013 — Since 1997, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has provided a unique combination of both theater and restaurant: showing first-run movies, independent film, and alternative content, while offering in-theater food and beverage service.  Dubbed by Entertainment Weekly, as “The Best Theater in America,” by Time Magazine as “The Best Theater Ever,” and […]