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  • Film

    February 13, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    Report: Texans Are Astonishingly Bad at Making Friends, Caring About Stuff

    Picture a long, steep staircase. Now, picture an extremely obese individual climbing up it. There's a lot of sweating and heavy breathing, no doubt, accompanied by a chorus of unseemly grunts and muttered curses. There's a not-too-distant risk of cardiac arrest. In this scenario, put forward on Mon ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Tower of Power: Fair Park Crawls Closer to Becoming Year-Round Destination

    Photos by Leslie MinoraThe Observation Tower Ride will fill this 30-foot hole behind the Cotton Bowl. Don't worry, they're covering it up for the State Fair.‚ÄčThere is a big hole in Fair Park. Finally. Eventually the crater will be filled with a 500-foot pole surrounded by a doughnut-shaped slowly ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 20, 2010
  • Calendar

    January 28, 2010
  • News

    August 21, 2008

    Eat My Dirt

    A builder's guide to skirting the zoning laws and making the city look goofy

  • Home Entertainment

    January 17, 2008
  • Culture

    March 29, 2007

    Fuzzy Thinking

    DCT's James and the Giant Peach feeds Freudian fantasies; Immigrant goes bananas

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2006

    Get Screwed

    Is this any way to invite people to your meet-and-greet? Ladies and gentleman, the very classy Al Goldstein. You know what always goes great after a round of Bible Girl, even when it's guest-written? Porn. A few weeks back we mentioned that our old pal Josh Alan Friedman has penned the autobiography ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 10, 2006

    Closet Case

    With The Normal Heart, Uptown Players find gentle new beats in angry drama

  • Home Entertainment

    January 19, 2006

    Monkey Shines

    Peter Jackson's King Kong earns its crown.

  • Film

    September 16, 2004

    Days of Future Passed

    Sky Captain zooms back to a tomorrow that never was

  • News

    August 14, 2003
  • Film

    June 13, 2002

    Big Talkers

    One thing is sure--13 Conversations makes a grand impression

  • Dining

    May 16, 2002

    Leaf Blower

    Bay Leaf gets a new chef

  • Culture

    October 4, 2001

    The Brave & the Bold

    On September 11, the world needed superheroes. It found them not in comic books, but in real life.

  • Culture

    September 20, 2001

    Amused to Death

    How will Hollywood react now that real life is more terrifying than fiction?

  • Culture

    October 26, 2000

    The Man of Ink

    Creator of Wonder Boys and supermen, Michael Chabon is a literary hero

  • Film

    January 6, 2000

    Cock of the walk

    Magnolia buries a radiant Tom Cruise beneath three hours of brilliant nothing

  • Culture

    December 23, 1999

    All's well that ends well

    Texas hasn't followed art trends in the '90s -- and that's A-OK

  • Calendar

    August 26, 1999

    Art, Nouveau

    A sizeable serving of New Texas Talent

  • Film

    June 17, 1999

    To Cuba and back

    A trip to Wenders' Buena Vista Social Club is nothing short of heavenly

  • Music

    June 10, 1999

    Truly, deeply

    With the long-awaited release of Stumptone, Denton loses a true talent but gains a cool album

  • Film

    December 24, 1998

    Meet Joe Young (again)

    The never-ending story of Hollywood going ape for a really big gorilla

  • News

    November 6, 1997

    Whupass U.

    Probing the mysteries of the monkey flip, the clothesline, and the pile driver at Black Bart's pro-fesh-nul wrestling academy

  • Film

    March 27, 1997

    God help them

    Ford and Pitt shoot blanks in the dull and ham-fisted The Devil's Own

  • News

    December 12, 1996
  • News

    August 10, 1995
  • Film

    February 2, 1995

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX