Crash Davis

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Spoiler: At Shareholders Meeting, Blockbuster Adds "Dissident Stockholder" to Board

    ​Just returned from the Blockbuster shareholder meeting downtown, where a most curious thing happened: CEO Jim Keyes, whose company has spent the better part of a month slapping down so-called "dissident shareholder" Greg Meyer, announced that after a "colorful proxy fight," Meyer has been added t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    Forty-Five Years Later, Discovery Channel Shoots JFK in Dallas Yet Again

    Gird your loins: The conspiracy theorists -- by which I mean the truth-tellers, of course -- are coming to town. Beginning a week from tomorrow, the Adolphus Hotel will host JFK Lancer's November in Dallas 2008 confab, scheduled to run for three days to coincide with the 45th anniversary of John Ken ... More >>

  • News

    August 21, 2008

    Pitch Perfect

    The Grand Prairie AirHogs are willing to do whatever it takes to make you a fan. And that includes win.

  • Film

    February 28, 2008

    Will Ferrell Fouls Up Semi-Pro

    Will Ferrell's umpteenth sports comedy is only half bad. His half.

  • Film

    May 31, 2007

    Brooks Bothers

    Lame psych thriller another low point for Mr. Costner

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2007

    Helter Skelter, Na Na Na Na Na Na Na

    We spent the better part of Tuesday trying to find a copy of Vincent Bugliosi's book-exercise equipment Reclaiming History: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy, which has gotten more press in recent days than Monica Goodling and the man or woman who won American Idol. (Shhh, don't tell me ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 14, 2003

    For Love of the Game

    Kevin Costner doesn't make friends. He makes movies, dang it.

  • Film

    March 28, 2002

    Durham Bull

    In The Rookie, a middle-aged man throws heat but leaves us cold

  • Film

    August 15, 1996

    Par for the course

    Golf is the latest sport victimized by sexual mythologising in Tin Cup