Scott Kelton Jones

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  • 16 years ago | Longform

    Just south of downtown sits the Ervay Theater, the former home of Jack Ruby's nightclub the Silver Spur. It's only appropriate that attorney Bobby Goldstein has turned this venerable old joint into his office, a building now strewn with the carcas...

  • 16 years ago | Longform

    What follows are brief reviews of some highlights from the Dallas Video Festival, arranged chronologically. The festival runs from Thursday, March 25, through Sunday, March 28, in four different areas--the Electronic Theater, Video Cabaret, Video ...

  • 17 years ago | Longform

    Josh Alan Nominated for: Blues, Folk/Acoustic Who knew what to make of Alan's 1997 Blacks 'n' Jews? The title track was a work of absolute genius and chutzpah, the history of black-Jewish relations rolled up into one glib, sharp statement: "Marchi...

  • 17 years ago | Longform

    Christopher Walken is creepy--at least on screen. Not creepy in some your-grandmother-slipped-you-a-little-tongue kind of creepy. No, no, Walken is much more insidious. It doesn't matter whether he's playing an angel, the devil, the hero, the vill...

  • 17 years ago | Longform

    For 11 years now, the Dallas Video Festival has been better appreciated across the country and around the world than it has in the city whose name it bears. You could offer this as evidence that Dallas has earned its reputation: that of a Southwes...

  • 17 years ago | Longform

    Just as HDTV is the television of tomorrow, DVD is the compact disc of tomorrow--and most likely the laserdisc of tomorrow and, quite possibly, the videotape of tomorrow as well. Of course, with DVD, "tomorrow" is really today. DVDs have been on t...