Barry Levinson

  • Film

    October 23, 2014
  • Calendar

    September 25, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 1, 2013

    Willie Nelson's Eight Best Movie Roles

    In honor of the Texas hero's 80th Birthday celebration and legendary 4th of July Picnic, we're celebrating Willie Nelson Week here on DC9 at Night. Check back for interviews, retrospectives and more. Texas's greatest treasure, Willie Nelson, has been popping up in films since 1979, playing everythi ... More >>

  • Film

    January 3, 2013

    Promised Land Pitches a Hard-Sell

    For Matt Damon and company, the message is the message.

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2008

    AFI Dallas: A Post-Fest Standing O

    Courtesy AFI Dallas From left, Barry Levinson, Art Linson, Robert De Niro and AFI Dallas CEO Michael Cain Two glowing AFI Dallas International Film Festival wrap-ups this morning, from outside sources -- hence, both pieces' referring to fest CEO Michael Cain as, ah, "Michael Caine." First up is ind ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2008

    We Were Born to Love You, Cindy Morgan. We Were Born To ... Well.

    Perhaps some of you are heading to the Inwood Theater shortly to catch a glimpse of Robert De Niro, who's in town for what's sure to be the most mumbling post-screening Q&A in the history of moving pictures. He's here, along with director Barry Levinson and producer-screenwriter Art Linson and produ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2008

    AFI Dallas: More Tickets for De Niro Film -- and Q&A -- Are Now Available

    Robert De Niro, John Turturro and Stanley Tucci wonder What Just Happened? This just in from the AFI Dallas International Film Festival folks: Today, they've made available on the Web site 75 more tickets for Friday's 1 p.m. screening of Barry Levinson's adaptation of producer Art Linson's book What ... More >>

  • Film

    March 27, 2008
  • Blogs

    January 20, 2008

    At Sundance, Some Films Are Wanted, While Others Are Desired

    Colin Hanks, John Malkovich and Ricky Jay in The Great Buck Howard, which is mostly so-so, to be honest PARK CITY, Utah -- Snow was promised all day, eight to 12 inches by mid-Monday morning, but so far, not even a flurry. The same could be said of the acquisitions at the Sundance Film Festival, whe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2008
  • Film

    November 1, 2007

    You've Got to Bee Kidding

    No wonder all the bees are dying—Seinfeld's movie is embarrassing

  • Home Entertainment

    April 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    December 1, 2006

    Things About Tony Romo You Didn't Know You Needed to Know

    USA Today says Tony Romo's a "sex symbol" now. And, apparently, women like him too. USA Today's the latest media outlet to go Romosexual, with a lengthy piece about how the Cowboys QB is giving the team "the same confident aura it had when Aikman engineered three Super Bowl championships in the '90s ... More >>

  • Film

    October 12, 2006

    Voter Fraud

    Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2006

    Business as Usual

    George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh will no longer produce as Section Eight. But Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban will still work with both filmmakers at their respective production companies. Yesterday came word that George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh have decided to shutter their production company, ... More >>

  • Film

    August 19, 2004

    Stander Delivers

    Thomas Jane, as folk hero, robs banks and steals a movie

  • Film

    October 11, 2001

    Hairy Situation

    Bandits holds out for a hero and gets two: Willis and Thornton

  • Culture

    September 13, 2001

    Feel His Pain

    Billy Bob has a simple plan: to sing about life and lovin' his wife

  • Film

    December 23, 1999

    Blacks and Jews

    In Liberty Heights, Barry Levinson once again confronts the ghosts of Baltimore past

  • Calendar

    December 17, 1998
  • Film

    November 26, 1998

    Start making sense

    A stylistic mess, Home Fries hops out of the pan and into the fire

  • News

    October 15, 1998

    Retouching Evil

    Using Detailed instructions left by Orson Welles, top film editor Walter Murch has remade "The Best b-Movie ever" -- Welles' Touch of Evil

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    Comfortably numb

    The best films of '97 either provoked or entertained

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    Political coup

    Wag the Dog paints the White House a brilliant black

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    Hype and holler

    The best of 1997 was OK, but sometimes the worst was better

  • Film

    December 4, 1997

    Building the perfect beast

    Phil Tippett and his studio--creators of Starship Troopers' murderous bugs--are envisioning the digital future of creature features

  • Film

    November 6, 1997

    The big carnival

    Costa-Gavras' latest is alternately ultra-real and stylized--and heavy-handed

  • News

    December 5, 1996

    The Hare, The Tortoise

    Channel 5's Marty Griggin and Channel 8's Robert Riggs race for ratings as their stations struggle for dominance of local television news

  • Film

    December 8, 1994

    Fly paper

    As a treatise on sexual harassment, Disclosure falls flat. But as entertainment, it's hard to resist