Michael Douglas

  • Film

    October 31, 2013
  • Calendar

    June 27, 2013
  • Film

    January 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    DFW Film Crix, Very Social at Year's End

    ​The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association just released its year-end best-of list, with David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin's Facebook film The Social Network coming out on top -- just as it had in the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, New York Film Critics Circle and National Board of Review ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010
  • Film

    September 23, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    What Do Michael Douglas and Jack Abramoff Have in Common? They're Both in This Year's Dallas International Film Festival.

    Michael Douglas and Jesse Eisenberg in Solitary Man, one of the first titles announced for the Dallas International Film Festival​After the jump you'll find a list of the first 10 titles announced for this year's Dallas International Film Festival -- you know, The Film Fest Formerly Known as AFI D ... More >>

  • Film

    April 30, 2009
  • Blogs

    September 19, 2008

    Because Four Units Are Better Than Two

    What you see above is an artist's rendering of the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant in Glen Rose, should Luminant be allowed to expand the plant from two units to four. Notes Luminant in its media release, sent in advance of an applicaton filed with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission: "These new uni ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 3, 2008

    Greed Machine

    Wall Street moves to Main Street

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2008

    Spike Lee's School Daze at UTA

    Sorry, but why are there "plenty" of tickets left for Spike Lee's lecture Saturday on the University of Texas at Arlington campus? I mean, Martin Sheen's great and all -- really, heart-attack stories from the making of Apocalypse Now are worth the price of admission, and word is Josiah Bartlet's pol ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 31, 2008
  • Film

    January 10, 2008

    Avoiding Grief in Grace Is Gone

    A Marine mom dies in Iraq, but don't let Grace Is Gone get to you

  • Calendar

    December 20, 2007

    California Gold

    The Modern plays host to a King

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2007

    She-Dick Preparing for the Big Screen

    We can’t get enough of She-Dick in these parts. The female detectives/international pop-stars they claim to be are now looking to make way to the big screen. Sky Royale Pictures and RJT Productions are working on a script written specifically for the ladies titled "So Beautiful" (after one of She- ... More >>

  • Film

    September 13, 2007

    Jodie Foster, Superhero

    Leaping thugs in a single bound, our Brave leading lady takes back the night

  • Film

    April 26, 2007

    Rachel Stein, Showgirl

    Back home in Holland, Paul Verhoeven uses his basic instincts to craft a slick Holocaust thriller

  • Film

    July 13, 2006


    You, Me and Dupree overstays its welcome

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2006

    When Movie Studios Attack

    When you don't see a review of the movie The Sentinel in the Dallas Observer next week--or any weekly newspaper, for that matter--it's not because we're ignoring it. It's because we aren't allowed to see it: 20th Century Fox, the studio releasing the Michael Douglas-Kiefer Sutherland-Eva Longoria th ... More >>

  • Film

    May 22, 2003

    Till Death. That's It.

    The In-Laws is bigger and broader than the original, but not better

  • News

    December 26, 2002

    For Our Homies

    Plus: Kaboom, Edited for Content

  • Film

    November 21, 2002

    Kill Shot

    Neil Burger fabricates Kennedy's Assassin, and he's mostly on target

  • Film

    September 5, 2002

    Bobby Love

    De Niro--no surprise--is the reason to like City by the Sea

  • News

    May 23, 2002

    The Naked Truth

    When it comes to Dallas' practice of prosecuting low-level porn clerks, jurors know hypocrisy when they see it

  • Film

    September 27, 2001

    Quiet Riot

    Don't Say a Word should take its own advice

  • Film

    April 26, 2001

    Décolletage Diva

    Liv Tyler makes the boys go crazy-funny in One Night at McCool's

  • Music

    January 18, 2001

    Scene, Heard

    A flood of inaugural party invites hits our mailbox

  • Film

    January 4, 2001

    American High

    With Traffic, Steven Soderbergh takes on the unwinnable drug war

  • Film

    December 28, 2000

    Unusual Suspects

    This year's lineup of 10 best is so much better than the rest of the year's trash, it's criminal

  • Culture

    October 26, 2000

    The Man of Ink

    Creator of Wonder Boys and supermen, Michael Chabon is a literary hero

  • Film

    February 24, 2000

    Wonder bread

    Curtis Hanson builds us a cheese sandwich out of Chabon's novel

  • Music

    December 23, 1999

    Home groans

    Will this year's best local records survive the millennium?

  • Calendar

    October 22, 1998
  • News

    June 18, 1998
  • Film

    June 11, 1998

    Beach bums

    With a tired plot and cutout characters, Six Days, Seven Nights seems longer

  • Film

    June 4, 1998

    Far from perfect

    We don't like any of these people-- and the movie's ugly too

  • Film

    September 18, 1997

    Closet case

    In & Out goes both ways--funny and funnier

  • Film

    September 11, 1997

    Losing it

    All work and no play makes this a gloomy Game

  • Film

    July 24, 1997

    Going down

    Air Force One nosedives into an ocean of ennui

  • Film

    July 3, 1997

    Hurray for Holly-Woo

    When John Woo says 'Action!' it takes on a whole new meaning

  • Calendar

    March 28, 1996
  • News

    February 8, 1996

    Where in the world is Ray Carboni?

    A trip back to my childhood home kindled an obsession with an old friend

  • Film

    November 16, 1995

    Politics as usual

    Though The American President flounders, a radiant Annette Bening makes it worth watching

  • Film

    September 28, 1995

    For tits sake

    The biggest boobs in the campy fleshfest Showgirls are its writer and director

  • Film

    December 15, 1994

    Love and bore

    The apolitical, unfunny, and curiously nonsexy Speechless is one big missed opportunity

  • Film

    December 8, 1994

    Fly paper

    As a treatise on sexual harassment, Disclosure falls flat. But as entertainment, it's hard to resist

  • Film

    November 24, 1994

    Iron butterfly

    Last Seduction star Linda Fiorentino revels in bitchiness