Welcome to A Galaxy Called Dallas!

For 10 years A Galaxy Called Dallas has had a presence in the DFW area and specifically in the Garland area these last four years.

Begun in 2009 as a hobby blog, it eventually morphed into A Galaxy Called Dallas Comics located north of Downtown Garland, but has now closed.

We now return to our roots as a blog about the Geek Community in DFW but especially in the areas around Garland.

Texas Theatre Presents THE SHINING (1980) In 35mm



Thursday, January 24, be sure and check out the Texas Theatre to see THE SHINING in all it’s 35mm glory. The show will run through Sunday. Just check out Texas Theatre – THE SHINING ticket times to find out when you need to be there.





THE SHINING is based on a book by Stephen King and directed by Stanley Kubrick. Starring Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall, it tells the story of a family caretaking at an inn for the winter and meeting the supernatural residents. Never has a case of cabin fever gone so wrong.

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.

Transformers Animated TV Show Autobot Jazz


Of geek note, Scatman Crothers, who plays the regular season caretaker Dick Hallorann, was also the voice of Jazz in the Transformers TV series.




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