Spike Lee

  • Film

    November 28, 2013
  • Film

    November 28, 2013
  • Culture

    October 24, 2013
  • Blogs

    February 15, 2012

    Texas Theatre Screens Do The Right Thing In 35 mm Tonight

    Polish up your Jordans, because Texas Theatre takes you back to 1989, Brooklyn tonight when it screens Do The Right Thing on 35 mm. Escape the Wednesday rut and cruise over to Oak Cliff where the Spike Lee Joint takes you back to that boombox era, when Public Enemy made everyone pump the Running Man ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 9, 2012
  • News

    December 22, 2011

    Best Films: 10 for 2012

    You better watch out.

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2011

    So, Matthew Morrison, Tony Romo and Erin Andrews Walk Into a Dinner Party ...

    WireImage‚ÄčNo doubt you were too busy to attend last night's Super Bowl shindigs. So once more into the breach -- or WireImage, which has invites to all the best parties. Like, once more, the private Audi Forum dinner party at the Rachofsky House, where Glee's Matthew Morrison found himself amongst ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2010

    Spike Lee, Speaking in Denton Tonight, is Drawing Fire for His Taste in Liquor

    ‚ÄčSpike Lee's at the University of North Texas tonight, and fellow Brooklynite Amaya Santos, 17, knows what she'd like to ask the filmmaker. "Spike Lee, what's going on here?" was Santos' first thought when she counted up 28 ads for Lee's Absolut Brooklyn in the Utica Avenue subway station. Santos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    Whitt's End: 5.22.09

    Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *You'll have to savor this offering like a cow with its cud, because this morning I'm headed out to the Byron Nelson to chug margaritas and chase girls in The Pavilion watch golf and conduct research ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    Mars Blackmon's in Town. For AFI? Nope.

    A Friend of Unfair Park noticed this note at the end of's recap of last night's Mavs-Warriors recap:Movie director Spike Lee, a noted Knicks fan, sat courtside with Mavs owner Mark Cuban. Lee is in town for a film festival.Can only think of one, but so far no confirmation from AFI Dallas fo ... More >>

  • Film

    September 25, 2008

    Miracle at Santa Anna

    No matter the runtime and budget, Spike Lee's World War II drama is an epic bore

  • Film

    September 11, 2008

    Oh, Canada

    Midway through the Toronto film fest, and things are looking bleak

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2008

    God Bless America. And Sports.

    Happy Birthday! Our country turns the ripe old age of 232 tomorrow. Between burgers and beers and bikinis, let us not forget how fortunate we are to have a variety of sports and the freedom to choose which ones we love and loathe. In honor of the Fourth of July I started jotting down reasons ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 13, 2008

    Fly Write, Right?

    Southwest's James Parker hopes his book takes off

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2008

    Spike Lee's School Daze at UTA

    Sorry, but why are there "plenty" of tickets left for Spike Lee's lecture Saturday on the University of Texas at Arlington campus? I mean, Martin Sheen's great and all -- really, heart-attack stories from the making of Apocalypse Now are worth the price of admission, and word is Josiah Bartlet's pol ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    December 27, 2007

    Pause & Rewind

    The best DVDs of '07 made old movies feel new again

  • Calendar

    March 29, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    December 21, 2006
  • Calendar

    October 5, 2006

    Laugh Factor

    Charlie Murphy visits Nokia

  • Calendar

    September 28, 2006

    Old School

    Steve Harvey visits Fair Park

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2006

    When Evacuees Become Residents, Part 2

    Most of the folks who wound up at Reunion Arena almost one year ago remain in Dallas: There are 66,000 Katrina evacuees still in North Texas, says the state. Before I get to the specifics of the Health and Human Services Commission's report Hurricane Katrina Evacuees in Texas, let me preface it by b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2006

    A Real Double Feature

    The only thing better than attending the opening of the AMC NorthPark 15 last night would have been running into Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill and D'Angelo Lee, former member of the Dallas City Plan Commission--you remember, the two men who essentially kicked off the FBI investigation at City Hall. (I know ... More >>

  • Film

    March 23, 2006

    It's a Crime

    Spike Lee's Inside Man plots the heist of your moviegoing dollars

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004
  • Film

    August 19, 2004

    I Hate It

    This Spike Lee joint is a cockeyed, self-righteous and graceless diatribe

  • Music

    July 8, 2004

    Zen Fest

    July 10

  • Film

    June 24, 2004

    Wrong Wayans

    Do the right thing: Avoid White Chicks in bad masks

  • Music

    October 9, 2003

    Sneaker Pimp

    A lifetime of hip-hop and hoops comes together in Bobbito Garcia's new book

  • Film

    April 3, 2003

    Rescued, 9/11

    A writer helps a New York City fireman mourn his Guys

  • Film

    February 13, 2003

    You, Me, Him

    Philip Seymour Hoffman is a great actor, because he never acts

  • Film

    January 9, 2003

    Ground Zero Hour

    A man's last day of freedom becomes Spike's meditation on September 11

  • Film

    January 2, 2003

    Far From Happy

    The year's best featured plenty of Sad White Guys

  • Film

    November 16, 2000

    Well Dunne

    The Deep Ellum Film Festival returns, suffering from the Terrific Twos

  • Film

    October 19, 2000

    The Negro Problem

    Spike Lee's new racial satire starts out strong but loses its way

  • Film

    August 17, 2000

    Kingdom Comedy

    Spike Lee takes a fresh and gloriously unpolished look at black standup talent

  • Film

    October 21, 1999

    The wedding swinger

    Invite The Best Man -- just don't ask him to stick around too long

  • Calendar

    July 22, 1999

    Blowing out the '70s

    Bravo for the decade that keeps on giving

  • Film

    July 1, 1999

    That summer of '77

    Murder, mayhem, and a whole bunch of hate

  • Calendar

    February 11, 1999
  • Music

    August 6, 1998

    Back in the game

    At 38, Public Enemy's Chuck D goes 'where no age has gone before'

  • Film

    July 9, 1998

    Smoke gets in your eyes

    Smoke Signals drifts away into a haze of ham-fisted storytelling

  • Music

    May 21, 1998
  • Film

    April 30, 1998

    He got lame

    Spike Lee tosses up a brick with his bleak He Got Game

  • Culture

    March 6, 1997

    Answer this door

    DTC's Thunder is a sensual roof-raiser

  • Film

    October 31, 1996

    Love story

    Beautiful Thing shimmers with quiet joy

  • Film

    October 24, 1996

    Fantastic voyage

    Spike Lee's Get on the Bus takes us to amazing places

  • Film

    March 14, 1996

    Hang-up call

    Spike Lee gets psychedelic with his mind-numbing phone-sex parable, Girl 6

  • Film

    September 7, 1995

    Time inspired

    Clockers is a searing sordid exorcism for Spike Lee

  • Film

    April 20, 1995

    Shooting blanks

    Melvin and Mario Van Peebles' Festival-capping historical drama Panther is a muddled mess

  • Film

    January 12, 1995

    B.S. 101

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

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