Greta Garbo

  • Film

    February 28, 2013

    Why There are So Few Great Marriage Movies

    A new book explores why marriage movies are just like marriages: hard to make work.

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2008

    Why, Yes, I Do Give a Damn About the Ransom Center Film Exhibit

    Insert your "you lookin' at me" joke, if that is how you roll. The Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin has a remarkable collection of film-related memorabilia -- everything from David Selznick's archives to Robert De Niro's taxi-driver's license. And today comes word that during ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2007

    Almost Famous

    Jerry Yule, who apparently was a well-known pianist at local "upscale nightclubs and restaurants," died Friday at the age of 64. This morning, we couldn't help but take note in The Dallas Morning News of the paid obituary for local man Jerry Yule -- "the step-brother of the world-famous movie star a ... More >>

  • Film

    April 26, 2007

    Rachel Stein, Showgirl

    Back home in Holland, Paul Verhoeven uses his basic instincts to craft a slick Holocaust thriller

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2006
  • Home Entertainment

    September 8, 2005
  • Culture

    March 17, 2005

    Chop, Chop

    In Anton Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard, a new Russia moves in, evicting a family of aristocrats

  • Music

    November 21, 2002

    Kim Richey

    November 22

  • Calendar

    June 27, 2002

    Fuller of Himself, Blessedly

    Director Samuel Fuller is one of The Men Who Made the Movies

  • Film

    May 1, 1997

    Taming Leo

    This Anna Karenina rips the heart out of Tolstoy

  • Film

    October 10, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Film

    April 20, 1995

    Gut punches

    Two entries in the short film anthology "Short Stuff" are harrowingly effective

  • Calendar

    November 10, 1994