Subject:

Edgar Allan Poe

  • Film

    April 24, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    Redneck Heaven's Painted Breasts Run Afoul of the Good People of Lewisville (NSFW)

    The city of Lewisville has an uneasy relationship with Redneck Heaven, the local chain of Southern-themed breastaurants. On the one hand, it's a thriving business that boosts the local economy. "They have their niche in the market. They certainly know their target clientele, and they appeal to thos ... More >>

  • Film

    July 11, 2013

    Del Toro's Pacific Rim Offers Monster/Robot Glory

    It's big and dumb in a smart way.

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2012

    The 25 Creepiest Heavy Metal Album Covers

    By Jason Roche Halloween is the time where it's acceptable to wallow in the creepy, the crawly, the dark, and the macabre. Sounds like the themes of heavy metal, year-round! Here then, are those most spine-tingliest metal album covers, for your All Hallow's Eve viewing pleasure. Step inside...

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2012

    McKinney Can Fight the Future All it Wants, But the Future's Coming, and It's Sockless

    OK, we start with a cartoon on the web site of the McKinney Tea Party, depicting President Obama as a high-stepping, vaguely simian character dressed as a trumpeter in a marching band. The headline is "McKinney Sustainability Plan." A label over the president identifies him as, "Dear Leader Obama." ... More >>

  • Music

    July 5, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 8, 2012

    Doomtree's Group Think at Dan's Silverleaf

    Deb Doing DallasP.O.S. ​Doomtree Dan's Silverleaf Tuesday, February 7 In a year spent throne-watching, Doomtree's 2011 release, No Kings, was an interesting comment on hip-hop's climate. Excessive in its own right, the Minneapolis collective has no less than seven official collaborators contr ... More >>

  • Music

    September 1, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Extended Q&A: Former Police Drummer Stewart Copeland Talks Symphonies, Drumming and What It's Like Telling Sting to Fuck Off

    This Friday and Saturday night, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra will perform "Gamelan D'Drum," a concert percussion piece written by Stewart Copeland. The former drummer of The Police was specifically commissioned to write the concerto for the Dallas Symphony in conjunction with the local drum ensembl ... More >>

  • Music

    November 11, 2010

    The Felice Brothers, Adam Haworth Stevens

    Saturday, November 13, at The Loft

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2010

    "Dear Provost Ludden": Novelists, Poets, Profs and Publishers Step Up to Support SMU Press

    Liliana CastilloBen Fountain​Before she went home yesterday to soak in a large glass of well-deserved wine, SMU Press Senior Editor Kathryn Lang forwarded to Unfair Park a rather large stack of missives she'd received yesterday following the news that SMU Provost Paul Ludden had decided to save th ... More >>

  • Music

    November 6, 2009

    Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

    Saturday, November 7, at The Loft

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2009

    Intent for Suspense

    Woods signs his latest Barrington novel

  • Culture

    December 8, 2005

    Christmas Brawls

    Quad C and DTC do well with cruel Yules; only Poe perks up FIT's variety show

  • News

    December 23, 2004

    Fifteen Stooges

    The Dallas City Council does a comedy campaign for its critics

  • Film

    December 16, 2004

    Sour Lemony

    Jim Carrey's in fine form, but the rest of Snicket is less fortunate

  • Calendar

    October 7, 2004
  • Culture

    June 10, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics survey the local art scene

  • Culture

    June 3, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics survey the local art scene

  • Culture

    May 27, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics survey the local art scene

  • Calendar

    April 8, 2004

    Surveillance Footage

    Suzanne Weaver unmasks Matthew Buckingham

  • Culture

    April 8, 2004

    Pimp Daddy of Video

    Matthew Buckingham's foxy photoplay brings a vibrant vision to video

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2003

    Dead Dance

    Ballerinas rattle their bones

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2003

    Old Souls

    Old City Park promises a scary Dark Night. We wish.

  • News

    September 18, 2003

    Mo Funny

    Plus: Sack of Kittens; A Gay Scam Robs Now

  • Film

    July 24, 2003

    He, Fellini

    Documentary revisits the life and art of the cinematic womanizer

  • News

    March 27, 2003

    The Dead Zone

    Thanks to TV, crime scene investigating is the new hot profession, but Max Courtney knows it's more science than art

  • Music

    January 23, 2003

    Poe Lou

    It's a perfect day to let Lou Reed talk about going a little bit crazy

  • Music

    January 31, 2002

    Crazy/Beautiful

    Brian Jonestown Massacre would rather be insane than average

  • Music

    September 27, 2001

    The Great Depression

    Brett and Rennie Sparks usher The Handsome Family into its Twilight years

  • News

    June 14, 2001

    Poe Boy

    East Texas author Joe Lansdale rises to the top of a bloody literary heap

  • Film

    February 22, 2001

    Ape Escape

    Monkeybone, like a dream, is best when half-remembered

  • News

    July 13, 2000

    Burden of proof

    Serial killer Faryion Wardrip would have gotten away with murder if bricklayer-turned-investigator John Little hadn't stolen his coffee cup

  • Music

    February 17, 2000
  • News

    October 7, 1999

    In the line of fire

    When a gunman terrorized worshipers at Wedgwood Baptist Church, one unlikely hero summoned the courage and faith to challenge a killer

  • Music

    April 22, 1999

    I, somebody

    Three decades later, the Residents are still anonymous -- and still butchering sacred cows

  • News

    January 28, 1999

    Odd Man Out

    Dallas-raised Terry Southern wrote Easy Rider, hung with the Beatles, and influenced a generation. But he died penniless, and now his son must pay off Terry's debts--and restore his father's legacy.

  • Culture

    August 13, 1998

    De Sade lite

    Stage West presents a lighthearted romp through incest, bestiality, and necrophilia

  • Culture

    June 11, 1998

    Bed head

    An unsung intellectual giant rules from the mattress in Wingspan's sparkling production

  • Music

    October 24, 1996

    Metal's crimson King

    The mellow Satanism of King Diamond

  • Music

    October 10, 1996
  • Film

    August 1, 1996

    And then there were some

    A friendly, disorganized guide to what won't be checked out at your local video store

  • Film

    March 7, 1996

    The perfect crime

    The Coens' dazzling new Fargo rediscovers the horrible, prosaic allure of crime

  • News

    November 16, 1995

    'They wanted to destroy me'

    The truth about a troubled teacher--and why DISD deserves the blame

  • Film

    October 5, 1995

    Beautiful nightmare

    The Mystery of Rampo dives into the dark heart of a troubled master

  • Film

    September 7, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Culture

    August 10, 1995

    Out of ashes

    Undermain's challenging Sarajevo captures the soul of a lost city

  • Calendar

    January 12, 1995
  • Film

    November 10, 1994

    Bloodlust

    Interview with the Vampire and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein try to invigorate the horror genre

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