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  • Film

    June 19, 2014

    The Death of the Star Wars Universe

    Why millions of fans have felt a great disturbance in the Force.

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2014

    Should Our Band Reunite if Fans Demand It?

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2013

    Texas Barbecue Doesn't Need Sauce, OK?

    In honor of Sunday's sold-out Meat Fight, we're celebrating smoked animal flesh all week long in our inaugural Meat Week, in which we celebrate the procuring, cooking and face-stuffing of dead-animal flesh. *** Yesterday, writer Steven Harrell had the unenviable task of defending barbecue sauce. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2011

    A Look Back at 11 Crazy-Great Holiday TV Moments

    T'was the night(s) before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring 'cept you and your mouse. Click, click, click to these 11 merry moments of TV Christmas specials past -- some classic, some bizarre -- preserved online and ready to be rediscovered on YouTube and Hulu. Prese ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Seven Valentine Suggestions for That Special Some-Guy in Your Life

    It ain't V Day without a laser-sighted cross bow.​It's time the guys got a little attention on Valentine's Day. The pressure to fork over for chocolates, roses, diamonds, a week's salary on a "special" V Day prix fixe meal that many would consider highway robbery weighs on a brother. After all, yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    Slim Shady, the Latest Romosexual

    One minute he's making fun of you; the next, it's a bona fide bromance. But one question: Was that Eminem talking to Tony Romo before yesterday's loss to the Chargers or Princess Leia? What up the headphones, Marshall?

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2009

    The PAC Stages a Pac-Man-Shaped Rally By the AT&TPAC. Any Questions?

    Photos by Danny FulgencioA startling look down private health care's profit-hungry Pac-Man gullet.​First off, how can something be a "flash mob" when local media's tipped off to the happening, oh, a week before it's scheduled with a press release? Second, it's awful hard to make a statement out of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Star Wars Art and Johnny Cash Tees. Oh, Like You Need a Reason to Go to Oak Cliff.

    Jonathan Kimbrell​Been spending quite a bit of time in Oak Cliff of late, and if you need me 'round 6 tomorrow eve, no doubt I'll be accompanying the 6-year-old who lives in my house to The Soda Gallery for the Star Wars Fan Appreciation Art Show -- otherwise known as "These Aren't the Droids You' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2007

    It's an Honor Just to Be Nominated...

    A scene from the Student Academy Award-nominated Left in Baghdad by HP grad Peter Jordan Last week we got word that Highland Park grad Peter Jordan got nominated for a Student Academy Award, which, in the student film world, is about a big a deal as a real Oscar is in the real world. Jordan, a grad ... More >>

  • Film

    May 19, 2005

    Sith Is It

    George Lucas at last delivers the Star Wars prequel we've been waiting for

  • Music

    August 19, 2004

    Rock Star Olympics

    Snoop Dogg vs. Bob Marley? Ike vs. Courtney? Let the games begin.

  • News

    January 8, 2004

    Funny Boy

    Life is coming up cow patties for kid comedian Corbin Corona

  • Film

    November 6, 2003

    Deus ex Machina

    Revolutions runs a playful joyride through a nifty vision of hell

  • Calendar

    January 16, 2003

    A Swinger and Four Drunks

    Jon Favreau serves up Dinner for Five

  • 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

  • News

    August 5, 1999

    Reel power

    Dallas-based Regent Entertainment vies to become a Hollywood player, and it's off to an Oscar-winning start

  • News

    April 15, 1999

    The Fandom Menace

    Living on the sidewalk for a month. Sleeping with Wookiees. Thousand-dollar action figures. Think the new Star Wars is just a movie? You poor fool.

  • News

    March 18, 1999
  • Film

    February 20, 1997

    Full Force

    The Empire Strikes Back betters the original

  • Film

    January 30, 1997

    Force fed

    After two decades, Star Wars has become the cult film for the rest of us