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  • Film

    February 27, 2014
  • Blogs

    May 9, 2013

    Thirteen Must-See Concerts in DFW This Week: May 9-15

    We've got some pretty awesome shows happening in your city this week, and you wanna know what else? Of the twelve concerts listed below, some of the musicians in these bands have be involved in some crazy antics, including the following: 1. Got his/her eye pissed into by a bat, and had to be tested ... More >>

  • Film

    March 14, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    Mark Zuckerberg Gets Called Out for Not Tipping In Italy, Where Not Tipping is Customary. We Have a Few Tips.

    Mark Zuckerberg and his new wife Priscilla Chan are spending some time in Rome on their honeymoon, during which they are expected to purchase both Rome and patent for pasta. Yesterday The Telegraph out of London reported that the newlyweds had lunch at Nonna Betta, a kosher restaurant in Rome's Jewi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2009

    How 'Bout Them Knockers: Tony's Pizza & Pasta

    Tony's Pizza & Pasta18918 Midway972-267-9180Promised delivery time: 50 minutesActual delivery time: 33 minutesScoring Summary:Real Italian accent on other end of line: 15Knocking 17 minutes ahead of schedule: 17Chance that arriving that far ahead of schedule can interfere just a bit: -5Simpson's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2009

    Echoes and Reverberations: You Shoot, We Score

    Texas music looks great. It provokes the imagination and illustrates the intangible. For years, we've been providing the necessary flavor to help filmmakers tell their stories. It's what we do; we're obviously good at this kind of thing. And it goes both ways: Movie soundtracks are the kind of thin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2009

    Mavericks 118, Kings 100. A Requiem in 10 Parts

    My Top 10 observations from last night's Mavs' romp: 10. Mark Cuban really really really really loves him some Jason Kidd. "He's got the most incredible basketball sense I've seen in my entire life," says Cuban. I've never liked the Devin Harris-Kidd deal, but apparently - and appropriately - the ow ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 26, 2008

    Frog Hops, Yanks Croak

    DCT offers amphibious fun for children of all ages; Garland doesn't quite connect with Damn Yankees

  • Culture

    February 21, 2008

    Cold Hands, Warm Hearts in Almost, Maine

    Also: Young lovers bore in Kitchen Dog's Trestle

  • Culture

    November 8, 2007

    Not Bloody Likely

    A Dracula with no bite; a Pygmalion with claws

  • Calendar

    July 19, 2007

    Who's Tommy?

    A Carrey co-star visits the Improv

  • Film

    June 22, 2006

    Pause and Effect

    A truly universal remote leads to Sandler's best movie in years

  • Film

    February 23, 2006

    Shandy Everybody Wants

    Michael Winterbottom's adaptation of a classic loads on the Bull

  • Film

    June 23, 2005


    Bewitched delivers just what you'd expect. Absolutely nothing.

  • Film

    April 14, 2005

    Downhill Fast

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

  • Calendar

    December 30, 2004

    One Love

    Religions unite in prayer

  • Film

    December 30, 2004

    Lean Sideways

    In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne

  • Music

    April 15, 2004

    2004 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    You voted. We counted. It's your favorite local acts, amplified.

  • Culture

    March 25, 2004

    No More Wussies

    Or, why Tom Hanks isn't Steve Guttenberg

  • Culture

    March 18, 2004

    The Mind's Why

    Charlie Kaufman exists. He really does. Ask him.

  • Film

    March 18, 2004

    Forget Me Not

    Inside the Spotless Mind is a big and beating heart

  • Film

    November 20, 2003

    Kitty Litter

    The Cat in the Hat forms clumps for easy scooping and disposal

  • Film

    August 22, 2002

    Ones and Zeros

    Simone isn't a real actress, but Simone isn't a real movie

  • Culture

    August 30, 2001

    Back to School

    Judd Apatow's Freaks and Geeks grow up, more or less, and move to a dorm

  • Film

    August 2, 2001

    Gangster Crap

    Made, a wannabe mob comedy, won't be furthering anyone's career

  • Culture

    June 28, 2001

    Chin Up

    Bruce Campbell knows why bad movies happen to great actors

  • Culture

    February 1, 2001

    Drag King

    Actor-comic Eddie Izzard just wants to be loved

  • Culture

    January 18, 2001

    The Frequency of Death

    Is way too often for the jokes in Pegasus' latest

  • Music

    December 21, 2000


    Unwrapping our annual roundup of musical season's greetings--and beatings

  • Film

    August 17, 2000

    Kingdom Comedy

    Spike Lee takes a fresh and gloriously unpolished look at black standup talent

  • Film

    July 22, 1999

    Off with his head

    Go, go, Gadget... straight to hell

  • Music

    May 6, 1999

    Hole in fun!

    You can talk to the guitarist when the singer ain't around

  • Film

    March 25, 1999

    TV or not TV?

    Ron Howard fiddles with the question

  • Calendar

    January 21, 1999

    Night & Day

    January 21 - 27, 1999

  • Film

    December 31, 1998

    A slightly dirty dozen

    Although many standout films were released in 1998, no one movie really stood out

  • Film

    October 29, 1998

    The great pretender

    In the spirit of Chaplin, Roberto Benigni takes on the Holocaust in Life Is Beautiful

  • Film

    September 10, 1998

    Tear jerks

    Simon Birch plays the audience for saps

  • Culture

    July 30, 1998

    You go, Guinea

    Herstories is targeted at children, but it's notchild's play

  • Calendar

    June 4, 1998

    Night & Day

    June 4 - 10, 1998

  • Film

    October 23, 1997


    Boyle and company riff romantic conventions--but they don't really care enough about them

  • Film

    June 19, 1997

    Batman on ice

    Joel Schumacher, not Mr. Freeze, kills the Dark Knight

  • Film

    April 17, 1997

    No Great Snakes

    Anaconda gives new meaning to the phrase disaster movie

  • Film

    November 28, 1996

    Cruella and unusual punishment

    Disney's new Dalmatians ain't the puppy chow it could have been

  • Film

    October 17, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Music

    September 12, 1996

    Bad news

    Death of Rockadelic co-owner leaves a scene in the lurch

  • Culture

    July 4, 1996

    If hell were a musical

    Faint praise isn't damnation enough for Damn Yankees

  • Music

    May 2, 1996

    Bass player for mayor

    Ex-Killbilly member Richard Hunter runs for Fort Worth office--no, seriously

  • News

    April 11, 1996
  • Film

    July 27, 1995
  • News

    July 13, 1995
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