Larry Clark

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    How to Beat a Bully: Start by Changing Their Parents

    Two stories in the news just now offer encouragement on the bullying front. In today's New York Times is an account of a new policy adopted by a big suburban school district north of Minneapolis. Christian conservatives there had been fighting against an effort to protect gay students from beatings ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2011

    Mother of Highland Park Middle School Student Sues Writer's Folks Over "Defamatory" Novel

    ​A curious tale involving Highland Park Middle School, two UT Southwestern docs, a 362-page novel and a whole bunch of underage kids allegedly depicted as doing things they shouldn't oughta just hit Courthouse News. Read it for yourself. Long story short: The mother of an unnamed HPMS student (ide ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    What I Learned About Bullies, And Their Parents, When I Wrote A Book On The Subject

    ​Friday I'm going to this thing at the home of garden designer Robert Bellamy called "Light a Fire," some kind of dinner deal to make people more aware of the problem of bullying of gay kids and suicide. I do things like this because I'm a great guy and my wife makes me go. She has been a friend ... More >>

  • Film

    January 11, 2007

    This Is Their Brain on Drugs

    Cassavetes Jr. and Justin "in a box" Timberlake team up for real-life tale of killer potheads

  • Film

    September 29, 2005

    Sinking Feeling

    At the bottom of the ocean lies a worthless Blue movie.

  • Film

    June 2, 2005

    Skate Bored

    The Z-Boys roll into Dogtown again, and truth is cooler than fiction

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004
  • Culture

    February 26, 2004

    Advance Screening

    Pssst, wanna see a movie that isn't out yet...legally?

  • Film

    September 4, 2003

    Angst in Their Pants

    The girls of thirteen get their freak on

  • Film

    February 7, 2002

    Asking for It

    Storytelling continues Solondz's bluster of sex, rage and insanity

  • News

    January 31, 2002

    Behind the Screens

    As president of Texas-financed Magnolia Pictures, respected indie-film vet Eamonn Bowles projects a bright future

  • News

    January 10, 2002

    The Art (House) of War

    The Magnolia Theatre promises to shake up Dallas' indie-film scene

  • Film

    September 6, 2001

    Rhythms of Youth

    The documentary Chain Camera spins with the delirium of contemporary teenhood

  • Film

    August 2, 2001

    Wasted Youth

    Like so many of its namesakes, Bully is a coward on the inside

  • News

    July 12, 2001

    Reel War

    The Angelika will be good for local moviegoers. Will it be good business?

  • News

    June 21, 2001

    My Day of the Locust

    How a book I wrote got turned into a movie, and why I ain't rich

  • Film

    December 14, 2000

    Sneakin' a Peek

    Jason Alexander shows us a winning coming-of-age tale through a keyhole

  • Film

    October 21, 1999

    Identity crisis

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

  • Film

    February 11, 1999

    Paradise muddled

    For Larry Clark, the family that strays together stays together

  • Film

    June 18, 1998

    Art and angst

    This indie film sends us in a pansexual, Fassbinder-like direction

  • Film

    June 20, 1996

    Puberty blues

    Writer-director Todd Solondz doesn't play games in Welcome to the Dollhouse

  • Film

    April 4, 1996

    New baby blues

    David O. Russell explores family fears through a screwball prism in Flirting With Disaster

  • News

    September 21, 1995

    In the trenches

    Filmmaker Todd Haynes outlines the danger of playing it Safe

  • Film

    September 21, 1995

    Sins of the director

    A fine cast overcomes the visual gluttony of Seven

  • Film

    September 7, 1995

    Dirty words

    Kids director Larry Clark discusses the volatile combination of movies and teen sex

  • Film

    August 24, 1995

    Sex as a weapon

    Kids and Love and Human Remains rattle us with apocalyptic sensuality