Richard Harris

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2014

    Six Perfect Songs for Getting People to Leave

    It has happened to me a million times. I walk into a bar with the intention of sitting down for a relaxing beverage, and in between the time that I've paid and my first sip of beer, I realize that some 22-year-old asshole is having a birthday party. And that all they want to hear is Usher, Nelly or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    Rocky's Road Back to Woodrow

    As we mentioned yesterday, Dallas-born blues guitar great Rocky Hill will be buried today in Hopkins County, with a funeral beginning at 1 p.m. followed by a graveside service. Soon as we noted his death on Friday at the age of 62, Friend of Unfair Park LakeWWWooder sent us this photo of Hill at the ... More >>

  • Music

    September 27, 2007

    Jimmy Webb

    Friday, September 28, at Poor David's Pub

  • Film

    July 22, 2004

    I'll Sleep, Period

    Mike Hodges follows up Croupier with a somnambulistic crime drama

  • Film

    June 3, 2004

    Harry Goes Scary

    The Prisoner of Azkaban takes a Sirius-ly dark turn

  • News

    December 26, 2002

    For Our Homies

    Plus: Kaboom, Edited for Content

  • Film

    November 14, 2002

    Wonder Boy

    Harry Potter's second adventure delights exactly like the first

  • Film

    January 24, 2002

    Count Down

    In this Monte Cristo, revenge is a dish best served reheated

  • Film

    December 20, 2001

    What a Rush

    From director and restaurateur Bob Giraldi comes a movie meal to savor

  • Film

    November 15, 2001

    It's So Wizard!

    The magic eclipses the marketing of the big-screen Harry Potter

  • Film

    May 4, 2000

    Chicken Caesar

    Gladiator doesn't lack heroism or spectacle, but its drama is tainted by cowardice

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    Along comes Gary?

    The Association were the true bad boys of rock, at least according to a security guard who may or may not have been in the band

  • Culture

    December 16, 1999

    Yule love it

    There's no better place to spend Christmas than at Ground Zero

  • Music

    August 28, 1997

    Power lines

    Jimmy Webb wrote one of the greatest songs ever, but don't tell him that

  • Film

    May 16, 1996


    I Shot Andy Warhol fatally wounds an American legend

  • Film

    December 28, 1995

    In black and white

    Cry, The Beloved Country was the first word on apartheid, but it shouldn't be the last