Gary Cole

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2013

    A Federal Prisoner is Suing Taco Bell for Stealing His Idea for the Doritos Locos Taco

    You've no doubt spent the 14 months since Doritos Locos Tacos were introduced wondering how Taco Bell came up with the brilliant idea of turning the popular chips into popular taco shells. If you just assumed this was the work of a dedicated, and probably high, Yum Brands food scientist, Gary Cole i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    An Early Look at Gary Cole Trashing the Elbow Room From This Friday Night's Good Guys

    I finally watched Friday's Good Guys last night, and the missus was not pleased. "Still?" she said. "Really?" Civic pride, I guess. I shrugged. She rolled her eyes and went to watch Jets-Vikings in another room. Far as you know. Anyway. There was one upshot to fast-forwarding through the ep -- a bri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2010

    Have You Heard: Dallas Int'l Film Fest Announces Shining Star, Panel Lineups

    Amber Heard​In an awfully short amount of time, Austin-born-and-raised Amber Heard has racked up a rather impressive filmography that spans Friday Night Lights to Alpha Dog to the stuck-in-distribution-hell All the Boys Love Mandy Lane to Pineapple Express to Zombieland to the forthcoming Hunter ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2009

    Ten Years On, Office Space Returns!

    Fans and cast members filled Austin's historic Paramount Theater last night to honor the 10th anniversary of one of Texas's greatest gifts to the global zeitgeist: the Mike Judge classic Office Space. With its office park sprawl and generic American flag license plates on its cars, the movie looked ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    You Could Stare at Your Desk All Day or Drive to Austin for the Office Space Anniversary

    Since some of Office Space was filmed in Las Colinas, and since writer-director Mike Judge once called Garland home, and since the movie still gets me to make the occasional "O" face, this good news courtesy the fine folks from Fantastic Fest down Austin way: There's gonna be an Office Space 10th an ... More >>

  • Film

    August 7, 2008

    True Bromance

    Rogen and Franco, on the run and madly in love in Pineapple Express

  • News

    March 27, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008

    Dead-End For HBO's Set-in-Dallas 12 Miles of Bad Road?

    Lily Tomlin as, ahem, Dallas real estate giant Amelia Shakespeare In case you've forgotten, as the initial announcement came down nearly two years ago, HBO was all set to launch a new series titled 12 Miles of Bad Road, in which Lily Tomlin stars as a Dallas real estate agent living the high life. ( ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2008

    Hell of a Job You're Doing There, Gary

    Gary Fitzsimmons looks like somebody famous, we just can't figure who. Vince McMahon? Gary Cole? Dang it. Lil' help? Every reporter knows you never know when you’re going to know something. I was perusing the new newsletter from Dallas County District Clerk Gary Fitzsimmons. Why? Well, I don’t k ... More >>

  • Film

    August 3, 2006

    Crash Test Dummy

    The loudest, boldest comic actor around takes an endless victory lap

  • Film

    March 17, 2005

    Ghost and the Machine

    The Ring Two kills off logic to justify its existence

  • Calendar

    November 28, 2002

    Bunch O' Crap

    The Bradys stage a coup in Washington

  • Film

    January 18, 2001

    Evil Twin

    Sam Raimi peaked long ago, and The Gift proves that now he's coasting downhill

  • Film

    February 18, 1999

    The plot thickens and thins

    Jawbreaker revisits Heathers; Office Space brings Mike Judge's world to live action

  • Film

    September 5, 1996

    Kids these days

    Foxfire's five teens, plus six Bradys, are nothing but rebels without a clue