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  • Culture

    November 21, 2013

    Mamet Argues Both Sides in Legal Drama Race

    Kitchen Dog regional premiere speeds through a minefield of rape, color and power.

  • Calendar

    November 14, 2013
  • Film

    November 8, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: Brother's Pizza

    Something's wrong with this picture.‚ÄčEach week in 'Knockers' we order from a different delivery restaurant, assessing their efficiency and keeping a running score.Brother's Pizza 4151 Travis214-219-5200 Promised delivery time: 50 minutes Actual delivery time: 90 minutes The ScoreActually experien ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    May 25, 2006
  • Music

    October 14, 2004

    Shatner, Transformed

    After years of being a musical punch line, Captain Kirk sets his new CD on stun

  • Music

    October 7, 2004

    Odds & Ends

    Club TV USA hits town, Crossroads Fest coming out on DVD andlessons from Mail Bag

  • Film

    February 12, 2004

    A Real Wreck

    Highwaymen might drive you into a brick wall

  • Culture

    January 1, 2004

    Depress Tour

    I coulda sworn I was there when they turned on the TV

  • Film

    September 26, 2002

    Type Caste

    Maggie Gyllenhaal's a naughty Secretary, but not quite naughty enough

  • Film

    September 14, 2000

    View to a Killer

    Keanu Reeves is mundane but mildly entertaining in The Watcher

  • Film

    July 20, 2000


    It's too easy, but here goes: This movie's a Loser. Sorry.

  • Film

    March 30, 2000

    Empty head

    Full of conspiracies, all The Skulls lacks is a brain

  • Film

    April 15, 1999


    David Cronenberg finds a new place to stick it in eXistenZ

  • Film

    October 30, 1997

    Bad medicine

    Critical Care tries to do for medicine what Network did for TV, and fails

  • Film

    September 18, 1997

    Police brutality

    The terrific L.A. Confidential captures our worst suspicions of how the world works

  • Film

    September 11, 1997

    City of angles

    How Curtis Hanson turned James Ellroy's epic crime novel L.A. Confidential into one of the year's best films

  • Film

    March 20, 1997


    Cronenberg's Crash is a careening hit and run

  • Film

    October 3, 1996

    Valley of indecision

    A cynical comic edge can't justify spending 2 Days in the Valley

  • Film

    November 10, 1994