Burt Reynolds

  • Film

    September 11, 2014
  • Blogs

    November 26, 2013

    How Junior Brown Beat Out Jerry Reed to Narrate the Dukes of Hazzard

    With his handmade "guit-steel" guitar and deep, country drawl, Junior Brown makes a hell of an impression. Over the course of four decades, Brown has taken his blues-inspired honky tonk across the nation and around the world, thrilling fans of honest and well crafted roots music. In truth, Brown is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    The Search for the Perfect Guitar, Part II

    Editor: In last week's music feature, Christian McPhate began his search for a guitar. Not just any guitar, but his Trigger, his missing part. In that story, he went north to our weird music utopia, Denton, and came away with nothing. Here, he tries his hand in Dallas. I'll start you with his opener ... More >>

  • Film

    August 16, 2012

    Whitney Houston, Actress

    Surveying the great diva's checkered film career.

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2011

    More Awesome Local Music Facial Hair!

    ​We here at DC9 listen to you, dear readers. Your comments and views are near and dear to our black little hearts. And, after our last facial hair post got a ton of responses, we've figured out what you want. You want more beards. We'll, we're here to give them to you.Are beards sexy? Our informa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    Hash Over: Movember, Mojito Monday,
    Melting Pot and More

    October is long gone folks, and we here at City of Ate couldn't be happier. Thanksgiving is around the corner, and we've almost recovered from yesterday's sugar high. So let's all put away the Halloween costumes and get ready for a week of food events, many of which are benefiting charitable causes. ... More >>

  • Dining

    August 12, 2010
  • Calendar

    October 2, 2008

    You Got Served

    See a Czech import at the Modern

  • Culture

    October 5, 2006

    Teutons of Fun

    Uptown Players romp through uber-gay Valhalla; CTD stages laid-back Whorehouse

  • Home Entertainment

    July 20, 2006
  • Blogs

    May 1, 2006

    Butcher's Babies

    Laptop Deathmatch (n.): Laptop artists use one laptop and one external device to create electronic music in a "friendly-single elimination tournament." A panel of judges rate contestants on creativity, technique and stage presence during three-minute performances. Up to 16 contestants compete in the ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 5, 2006
  • Home Entertainment

    December 8, 2005
  • Film

    August 4, 2005

    White Trash

    There's nothing good about this remake of an awful ol' show.

  • Film

    May 26, 2005

    Long Bomb

    Adam Sandler, a star quarterback? If only they were joking.

  • Music

    November 11, 2004

    Method Rocking

    Minnie Driver and Juliette Lewis have started bands. Come on, you know you're curious.

  • Film

    August 19, 2004

    Paddled Senseless

    This send-up of Deliverance comes without a brain, too

  • Film

    July 8, 2004

    Good News

    Will Ferrell's Anchorman is dumb, and funny, as hell

  • Calendar

    January 23, 2003

    England's Dreaming

    Get hooked on The Getaway

  • News

    December 26, 2002

    For Our Homies

    Plus: Kaboom, Edited for Content

  • Film

    May 9, 2002

    Made on the Margins

    For 15 years, the Dallas Video Fest has flickered on the fringe

  • Film

    February 28, 2002

    Wrecking Crew

    The cons in Mean Machine don't muster much sympathy

  • Film

    February 14, 2002

    Wet Dreamer

    Ron Jeremy lives the Porn Star fantasy, but it's not enough

  • Film

    December 14, 2000

    Mel Sells Out

    What Women Want is a better movie than this two-hour Nike advertisement

  • News

    October 5, 2000

    Good Vibrations

    Disputed Reform Party candidate John Hagelin thinks he can change the world with the power of positive thinking. Does that make him nuts?

  • Film

    August 24, 2000


    The Crew are four semi-tough guys, shooting blanks at sunset

  • Film

    May 25, 2000

    Mission accomplished

    Sequel-itis infects Cruise's M:I-2, but not fatally

  • Music

    October 14, 1999

    'Sunday Morning,' coming up

    Kris Kristofferson has lived a dozen lifetimes, and they keep on coming

  • Film

    September 30, 1999

    Northern lights

    Alaska hockey romp is a successful mix of sweetness and irreverence

  • Film

    February 11, 1999

    Paradise muddled

    For Larry Clark, the family that strays together stays together

  • Film

    January 28, 1999

    Asian invasion

    As the Hong Kong movie industry collapses, scads of Chinese filmmakers and actors are landing big jobs in Hollywood

  • Calendar

    April 16, 1998

    Night & Day

    April 16 - 22, 1998

  • Film

    January 1, 1998

    Hype and holler

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

  • News

    November 27, 1997
  • Film

    October 16, 1997

    One happy family

    The hugely ambitious Boogie Nights looks at the exalted, debased world of porn

  • Film

    March 6, 1997

    Abortion for grins

    Citizen Ruth is pro-choice, pro-life...and pro laughs!

  • News

    September 12, 1996
  • Film

    July 11, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Film

    July 4, 1996

    Booby prize

    Demi Moore presses the flesh in Striptease

  • Film

    May 9, 1996

    Heaven's gait

    Loopy pacing and awful performances doom the hell-bound Heaven's Prisoners