Hilary Swank

  • Film

    May 22, 2014
  • Film

    June 13, 2013

    To Actresses on the Brink of 40: Go Bad or Go Home

    Playing evil is more fun than playing good anyway, right?

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    Producer of Dallas Buyer's Club Talks About Why It's Been So Hard to Get Movie Made

    Via.Hilary Swank​I got a call yesterday from the mighty Robbie Brenner, one of the producers of the fingers-crossed film The Dallas Buyer's Club, which, as you're surely aware by now, is the long-in-the-works adaptation of the true-life tale of Dallas electrician Ron Woodroof and his journey from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    Yes They Cannes: Producers, Agents Shopping Dallas Buyer's Club 'Round France

    Photo by Patrick Michels​After 10 long years of maybes, doubtfuls and dunnos, it would appear that The Dallas Buyer's Club, the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, is closer to becoming a big-screen reality: Relativity Media today issued a press release announcing that co-producer Robbie Brenner is sh ... More >>

  • Film

    May 5, 2011

    Something Borrowed Will Make You Blue

    A chilly, impersonal comedy of love and betrayal.

  • Film

    October 21, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 13, 2009

    Neiman Marcus CEO: "Luxury is Not Dead"

    On Thursday, Neiman Marcus revealed that it had suffered a miserable Christmas, posting a 30-percent drop in revenue compared to December 2007 sales figures. Which is among the reasons Neimans yesterday began laying off 374 employees, about 100 of those in Dallas. As far as Neimans president and CEO ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2008

    A Swanky Replacement: Brooke Shields?

    For the second time in three months, the Brinker International Forum has had to swap out celebrity guests -- once again because of a "scheduling conflict." (Do these people not have calendars? Or assistants with calendars?) After already getting a two-for-one deal in September, when Carl Reiner and ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 20, 2008

    Oh So Swank

    The award-winning actress discusses her roles

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2008

    Reiner, Short & Brinker: Not a Law Firm, But a Love Fest

    Kristina Bowman Last night's Carl Reiner-Martin Short showdown at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center was all a little boy raised on teevee could dream for, as Reiner recounted the creation of The Dick Van Dyke show and discussed working on Your Show of Shows while Short explained the genesis o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2007

    Manolo Blahnik's Feet Hurt

    Hilary Swank and Burt Tansky, president and chief executive officer of the Neiman Marcus Group Saturday night As we somehow misplaced our invite to last weekend's Neiman Marcus centennial shindig -- at the Cotton Bowl, then at the downtown Dallas flagship -- we're stuck reliving the magic through th ... More >>

  • Film

    September 14, 2006

    Ghost World

    True-crime noir goes searching for Hollywood's heart of darkness

  • Film

    April 14, 2005

    Downhill Fast

    A scheming dad and a pine-car derby yield a movie that nobody needed

  • Film

    January 6, 2005

    A Few Dollars Left

    Eastwood's latest Baby proves he's still a money player

  • Film

    May 23, 2002


    A sleep-deprived Al Pacino tangles with a psycho Robin Williams in Insomnia

  • Film

    January 18, 2001

    Evil Twin

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

  • Music

    September 21, 2000

    Hijinks at Trees

    Long-overdue debuts

  • Culture

    July 6, 2000


    Making a "theater town"

  • Culture

    July 6, 2000

    String section

    Parade leaves an agonized trail of tears in its song-and-dance wake

  • Film

    February 24, 2000


    It ain't a Knockout, but this chick boxing flick lands a few

  • Film

    December 30, 1999
  • Film

    October 21, 1999

    Identity crisis

    Boys Don't Cry, unless he's a she in this heart-wrenching true tale