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AFI Dallas: Wednesday Picks

Might I recommend:

Paris 36 – A theater manager tries to keep the lights up on his stage during a tumultuous period in the City of Lights. Some knockout singing from lovely newcomer Nora Arnezeder and heartfelt conviction from the manager (Gerard Jugnot) make this one a must for Francophiles. 4 p.m., NorthPark

The Two Bobs – Austin director Tim McCanlies (Secondhand Lions, Dancer, Texas Pop. 81) sheds his family friendly reputation in this comedy about a pair of programmers who have their newest game stolen just before they cash in. 10:30 p.m., Magnolia

The Dungeon Masters – Dallas’ Kevin McAlester directs this documentary about Dungeons and Dragons players trying to balance their boring real lives with their heroic fantasy personas. 4:30 p.m., Magnolia