Michael Eisner

  • Film

    June 7, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 18, 2009

    Chewing The Fat: Wednesday Ground 'Round

    This week's Ground 'Round features some leftovers on food freshness, the latest pet pampering trend and Michael Eisner's new "porn" venture...After all our talk about stretching the life of expired foods, we're afraid to find out just how overdue those eggs are in the back of the fridge. Well, we we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2008

    In the Waiting Line

    No doubt, a thousand other bloggers will provide you with a far better photo of Mark Cuban, on stage at left, and Michael Eisner, speaking today at SXSW. A true South by Southwest film fest first: a waiting line to get into a panel. Course, this was the Mark Cuban-Michael Eisner panel, which just le ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2008

    Maverick on Maverick

    Michael Eisner, former Disney CEO For those attending the South by Southwest Film Festival, which begins Friday in Austin, a quick note: Michael Eisner, the former CEO of The Walt Disney Company whose 2004 ouster led to this brilliant book in '05, was already scheduled to speak on Tuesday. Specifica ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2007
  • Blogs

    November 3, 2006

    Stern Warning

    So, Mark Cuban's made peace with NBA commish David Stern...not. (Really, I should not have seen Borat four times already...not. Damn it.) You know why Cuban's mad now, don't you: Stern's new league-wide rule that prohibits team owners from going on the floor during the game or joining in team huddle ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 28, 2006

    Kid Show

    Casa Mañana gets rocked Schoolhouse-style

  • Film

    April 7, 2005

    Fortunate Son

    Sahara has no reason to exist, until you see who made it

  • Film

    December 30, 2004

    From Major to Minor

    Why the best films of 2004 look like indies but aren't

  • Film

    November 27, 2003

    The "S" Word

    Bad Santa is crude and rude and the jolliest Christmas movie ever

  • Film

    November 20, 2003

    Kitty Litter

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

  • Film

    November 28, 2002

    Ahoy, Oh Boy

    Treasure Planet reveals an embarrassment of riches

  • Culture

    July 18, 2002

    After M*A*S*H

    Larry Gelbart is one of TV's last great writers. So why can't he stay tuned?

  • Film

    May 9, 2002


    The New Guy offers the same ol' thing: dopey crap for kids

  • News

    June 24, 1999

    Put your ears on

    Disney hopes its upstart kids radio network will be more than just a Mickey Mouse effort

  • Culture

    March 11, 1999

    A better mousetrap

    The wonderful worlds that Walt built are rendered at the Modern in Fort Worth

  • Film

    December 31, 1998

    Eight is enough

    Hollywood mainstream in the slipstream: hits, misses, remakes, and blasts from the past

  • News

    April 16, 1998

    Straighten up and fly right

    American Airlines refuses to let a threat from the religious right steer the company off its gay-friendly course

  • Music

    October 31, 1996

    Not so Mickey Mouse

    TV icon Cubby O'Brien has done quite well since leaving Uncle Walt's band

  • Film

    November 23, 1995

    Treasure trove

    Toy Story beats the Disney 'classics' with sheer manic invention

  • News

    October 12, 1995