John Osborne

  • Film

    October 19, 2000

    Boys and Twirls

    In Billy Elliot, relief for the Brits' blue-collar depression is found in their expression

  • Culture

    February 17, 2000

    Labor party

    Kitchen Dog takes us down a long but scenic Road

  • News

    July 8, 1999

    Cruel and Unusual

    Mentally ill Texans used to go to hospitals. Now, increasing numbers of them go to prison instead.

  • Film

    October 23, 1997


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

  • News

    May 9, 1996

    How Low Can You Go?

    When a Tyler masseuse accused televangelist Garner Ted Armstrong of sexual assault, no one came out smelling like a rose

  • Film

    May 2, 1996

    Fractured farewell

    Land and Freedom mourns the death of idealism