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The adult’s guide to summer movies

New dramas and comedies starring Idris Elba, Alicia Vikander, Casey Affleck, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Hanks, Rooney Mara and Joel Edgerton prove it’s not all about effects and escape during the year’s hottest months.

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‘Pure Country’ ropes in 25th anniversary celebration this weekend

For several weeks in 1992, “Pure Country” filmed in Fort Worth, Cresson, Midlothian and other North Texas locations. One of the locations was Western Kountry Klub, a 50-year-old dance hall that was used in honky-tonk scenes in the movie. It’s there that the 25th anniversary celebration of the movie will take place, beginning at 6 p.m. Friday.

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Here's why Jeff Banister let Yu Darvish keep pitching in the sixth

Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister said that Yu Darvish was allowed to stretch his pitch count Saturday because he's the team's ace (video by Jeff Wilson).
jwilson@star-telegram.com
Here's why Jeff Banister let Yu Darvish keep pitching in the sixth 0:35

Here's why Jeff Banister let Yu Darvish keep pitching in the sixth

Carloz Gomez discusses second-career cycle 0:59

Carloz Gomez discusses second-career cycle

Yu Darvish thinks he passed a test in sixth inning 2:05

Yu Darvish thinks he passed a test in sixth inning

Talkin' Cowboys: Grading the draft 3:34

Talkin' Cowboys: Grading the draft

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