Omar Epps

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Willa Ford to Make Her Triumphant (Far as You Know) Return to the Movies

    Patrick MichelsMike Modano and Willa Ford at the Dallas Observer Music Awards back in July‚ÄčSpeaking of the local film business ...Willa Ford's an awful nice lady from my limited experience spent with Mr. and Mrs. Mike Modano, but I've seen little of her film work; this, for example, is all I've se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2008

    Serenity Falls on Dallas, Bringing With It Familiar Faces

    Sam Shepard Spent a few minutes touring the Serenity Falls Web site this morning, curious to see what Dallas-based dreamFLY Productions has in mind for its first full-length feature -- which, says this week's Variety film production chart, is scheduled to start shooting in the area come April 14. Wh ... More >>

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Candy Caine

    Jude Law's Alfie puts a pretty face on what was an ugly story

  • Film

    April 4, 2002

    Barry Bad

    Sonnenfeld's comic caper is no Trouble at all

  • Film

    July 26, 2001

    Blood Brother

    Another fatalistic crime film from Takeshi Kitano begs the question: How about a romantic comedy?

  • News

    February 15, 2001

    The Sundance Kidder

    With his own movie in tow, Dallas' indie-film guru goes to Robert Redford's festival, falls in love with the First-Timer, and embraces the hype

  • Film

    April 20, 2000

    Foul shots

    All's so-so in the off-the-mark hoop drama Love & Basketball

  • Film

    October 7, 1999

    Eat up

    Vonnegut's unfilmable Breakfast of Champions is a magnificent movie after all

  • Film

    August 26, 1999

    In Deep sh...

    Undercover-cop film swims in the shallow end

  • Film

    July 15, 1999

    Boring Wood

    Three young friends come of age by talkin' loud and sayin' nothing

  • Film

    March 25, 1999

    The nod squad

    Retro high jinks leave the killing to others in a hit-and-miss redo

  • Film

    December 11, 1997

    Second time as farce

    Scream 2 is as good a follow-up as one can imagine, given the difficulties of sequels

  • Film

    January 12, 1995

    B.S. 101

    John Singleton's college melodrama Higher Learning is a baffling misfire