Ocean's Eleven

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    June 12, 2014
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    October 14, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 21, 2008

    Fair from Over

    We're trying to collect the whole series. Next up: Fair Park Passover. The State Fair of Texas came to an end only two days ago -- and it was a glorious finale, if only to see a certain 5-year-old ask that Ford robot, "Do you know C-3PO?" and receive in response a burst of John Williams' score and a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2008

    Win, Win: Brinker Forum Swaps John Travolta for Carl Reiner, Martin Short

    John Travolta was supposed to be in town September 9 to speak at the Brinker International Forum, which'll take place at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center. But he can't make it, says a media release that just went out -- "due to unforeseen professional obligations," by which I assume they mean ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 22, 2008

    Diamond Demi

    See a heist flick at the Modern

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2008

    Jerry Fowler's Long, Winding Road from Growing Up in Dallas to Saving Darfur

    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Jerry Fowler at the Chad-Darfur border in 2004 There was a brief mention in the National Journal last week concerning the new executive director of Save Darfur, the worldwide coalition of "faith-based, advocacy and humanitarian organizations" united to, well, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2007

    On the Road Again, Leppert Stumbles

    Tom Leppert does better when he's surrounded by pro-toll road pals, like at last week's "Vote No!" press conference. The questions don't bug him, just the answers. So far, the Trinity toll road referendum has foiled Mayor Tom Leppert, slashing his honeymoon by about six months and miring him in a po ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2007

    Tom Dunning Goes Both Ways

    Phil Romano, like several other prominent Dallasites, loves him some Giuliani -- which you can get on a sandwich at Eatzi's. Gary Griffith isn't the only local to throw his arms around Rudy Giuliani -- which he did again, by the way, in a campaign missive sent to would-be voters, in which Griffith o ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 27, 2006
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    July 21, 2006

    Business as Usual

    George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh will no longer produce as Section Eight. But Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban will still work with both filmmakers at their respective production companies. Yesterday came word that George Clooney and Steven Soderbergh have decided to shutter their production company, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2006

    Don't Fence Them In

    Early this morning I was among the hundreds of fans waiting for the Dallas Mavericks' team plane when it landed a few minutes before 1 at Love Field. KTCK-AM's (1310, The Ticket) Ben and Skin post-game show issued the call for us to greet the team, and greet them we did, with everyone jumping, screa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2006

    Blame Canada

    Hey, hipster, got eight grand or so lying around your pad unused? Heritage Auction Galleries has just the thing for you: "home" movies of the Rat Pack shot by a Canadian couple while Francis Albert, Dino, Sammy and those other two guys were filming the original Ocean's 11 in Las Vegas in 1960. Also ... More >>