Mickey Rooney

  • Film

    January 9, 2014
  • Blogs

    October 21, 2011

    Loudon Wainwright III: "If People Pay Me Extra Money [To Do "Dead Skunk"], I'll Play It."

    Michael WIlsonLoudon Wainwright III‚ÄčAt 65, singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III is, perhaps, the elder statesmen of musicians who were tagged as "The Next Bob Dylan" in the early 1970s. But Wainwright's cynicism and humor have always set his songs a part from the typical coffee house troubadour ... More >>

  • Film

    April 1, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 2, 2008

    AFI Dallas: The Filmmakers Talk

    Amy Redford, like her father, is ready for her close-up. Several of filmmakers in town for the AFI Dallas International Film Fest, which wraps this weekend, are doing on-camera interviews for the festival -- only, they're kind of difficult to find. The fest's Web site is only hosting daily montage w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2008

    AFI Dallas: Fancy, But Not Too

    AFI Dallas co-founder and artistic director Michael Cain Amidst all the small talk beneath the high ceilings of Neiman Marcus' flagship, where the AFI Dallas International Film Festival once more held its well-oiled and mightily lubricated kick-off jam, there was business to discuss first and foremo ... More >>

  • News

    December 20, 2007

    Slow Train Coming, And DART Doesn't Care

    Why is the DART board nonchalant about a billion-dollar shortfall?

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2007

    Almost Famous

    Jerry Yule, who apparently was a well-known pianist at local "upscale nightclubs and restaurants," died Friday at the age of 64. This morning, we couldn't help but take note in The Dallas Morning News of the paid obituary for local man Jerry Yule -- "the step-brother of the world-famous movie star a ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    February 9, 2006
  • News

    February 2, 2006

    Play It Forward

    Sports' smallest acts often come laced with giant implications

  • News

    October 2, 2003

    Counsel for the Defense

    At 76, flamboyant criminal lawyer Racehorse Haynes keeps doing what he does best--winning

  • Film

    August 14, 2003

    American Idyll

    Campcharms, but it needs less talking and more singing

  • Culture

    August 14, 1997

    Strange bedfellows

    Playwright Neil LaBute keeps company with the movies

  • Film

    May 22, 1997

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Music

    February 20, 1997

    Stone free

    birch county isn't just another jammed-up hippie band

  • Film

    November 21, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX