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2004 Stories by Robert Wilonsky

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  • Graham Coxon

    published July 15, 2004

    Five records into a solo career, and at last Graham Coxon's willing to admit, or remember, he used to be in Blur--y'know, a pop band. Up till now... More >>

  • Hey, Wilma

    published July 8, 2004

    You can't, and mustn't, deny that the allure of the sci-fi convention is the novelty of meeting and greeting the faded crushes and fallen icons of... More >>

  • Good News

    published July 8, 2004

    Anchorman, co-written by its star Will Ferrell, plays like a series of outtakes strung together more or less in random sequence.... More >>

  • The Real World

    published July 8, 2004

    Not one of this city's countless film festivals is as much an extension of its founder, and programmer, as the Dallas Video Festival. To see but a... More >>

  • Van Halen

    published July 8, 2004

    Ain't talkin' 'bout good: "Eruption" opens disc one of this alleged best-of two-fer, then slides into three new songs from the reunited Van Hagar,... More >>

  • Run, Do Not Crawl

    published July 1, 2004

    All you need to know about Spider-Man 2 is revealed in the opening credits, in which comic-book artist Alex Ross recaps the 2002... More >>

  • Wrong Wayans

    published June 24, 2004

    Perhaps some day in the distant future, film scholars and academics concerned with race relations will devote papers and lectures and even entire... More >>

  • Anatomy of a Buzz

    published June 24, 2004

    "You let me know when we've made it," says drummer Josh Garza, a passenger in a van headed for Cleveland, where his band Secret Machines will... More >>

  • Sure Feels Like 80 Days

    published June 17, 2004

    You might think that with the technological advances in moviemaking since 1956 that this new version of Around the World in 80 Days... More >>

  • Brian Wilson

    published June 17, 2004

    The best you can say of the third solo record from Brian Wilson--third, that is, after one bootlegged fiasco and one ditched "comeback"--is that... More >>

  • Meltzer's Super Identity

    published June 10, 2004

    Brad Meltzer, former attorney and now writer of best sellers set in and around the courtroom, makes no apologies for his love of comic books. By... More >>

  • The Whole Truth?

    published June 10, 2004

    Jehane Noujaim co-directed 2001's remarkable Startup.com, about two Internet whiz kids who brokered just... More >>

  • Pokes in the Eye

    published June 10, 2004

    Well, so much for that new Dallas Cowboys stadium at Fair Park. Might as well get used to the sound of it: the Arlington Cowboys. Or maybe... More >>

  • The Geek

    published June 3, 2004

    Anthony Michael Hall talks of The Struggle, the decade-long odyssey during which he auditioned for everything and got only the occasional... More >>

  • Gomez

    published June 3, 2004

    Truth in advertising and then some: Gomez manages to, yeah, split the difference between Blur and Oasis. And, oh, Travis, which isn't a complaint... More >>

  • A Good Buzz

    published May 27, 2004

    The first time through, you might dismiss Coffee and Cigarettes as a filmmaker's recess, playtime before the serious business... More >>

  • Going Deep

    published May 27, 2004

    Leo Hicks stands at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X boulevards, which lies in the shadow of Fair Park. It's the only... More >>

  • Nice Pussy

    published May 20, 2004

    The first few minutes of Shrek 2 are cluttered with more references to the movies than David Thomson's thick, rich history text... More >>

  • McRibbing

    published May 13, 2004

    What becomes of Morgan Spurlock's body after a month of eating and drinking nothing but McDonald's assembly-line foodstuffs is not surprising. He... More >>

  • Loretta Lynn

    published May 6, 2004

    White out Jack White's name as producer and collaborator, and Loretta Lynn's latest probably flies under the radar and into the discount bins... More >>

  • Paved Over

    published May 6, 2004

    Among the miles of sentences The Dallas Morning News has constructed about the proposed Dallas Cowboys stadium at Fair Park, here's one... More >>

  • Bar Code

    published April 29, 2004

    Laws of Attraction is the kind of film you might mistake for "cute" or "charming" at first glance. Maybe you will open the paper and... More >>

  • Block Voting

    published April 29, 2004

    Don't rush to the polls to vote on that new stadium for the Dallas Cowboys, unless you like waiting in line for 10 months. No matter how... More >>

  • Truth Be Told

    published April 22, 2004

    Among the so-called highlights of this year's USA Film Festival, which opens Thursday and runs through April 29, is Napoleon... More >>

  • Big Deal

    published April 22, 2004

    I am going to give 13 Going on 30 too much credit, though it's hardly worth the effort; Lord knows the filmmakers didn't put much... More >>

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