Tom Clancy

  • Film

    January 16, 2014

    Paperback Grandeur

    With Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Kenneth Branagh makes the dumb spy thriller soar.

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Dallas Is Building a Naval Museum on the Trinity River

    Tom Clancy buffs are already well-acquainted with the USS Dallas. The 5,700-ton nuclear submarine, a hair longer than your standard football field, was a main player in The Hunt for Red October. Back when the novel was published in 1984, the ship was still young, having joined the Navy's fleet just ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 8, 2007
  • Film

    October 26, 2006

    History Lessons

    The story of an '80s anti-apartheid activist carries overtones of the present

  • News

    December 22, 2005

    They've Got Game

    Barbarians, brain-eaters and beagles round out the best of 2005 in consoles

  • Dining

    May 12, 2005

    Queu's Who

    How do you get past a bouncer?

  • Film

    January 29, 2004

    Elmore or Less

    There's little merit toThe Big Bounce

  • Calendar

    November 6, 2003

    Danger Zone

    Tom Clancy plays spy games

  • Dining

    January 2, 2003

    Mystic Chords of Memory

    The Burning Question crew looks back at 2002

  • Film

    May 30, 2002

    Nuke It

    It's up to Ben Affleck to save the world, and that's The Sum of All Fears

  • Film

    November 29, 2001

    Flaming Wreck

    Owen Wilson goes down Behind Enemy Lines and lands in familiar terrain

  • Culture

    September 20, 2001

    Amused to Death

    How will Hollywood react now that real life is more terrifying than fiction?

  • News

    August 17, 2000

    The Enforcer

    Baylor grad Keith Bishop played in three Superbowls. Ten years later, he's become a star again -- this time, by fighting Dallas drug dealers.

  • News

    November 18, 1999

    Dissed robes

    On the prosecution-biased Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, justice isn't blind. It's dumb.

  • News

    October 10, 1996
  • Film

    March 21, 1996

    Flight of fancy

    Witless and laughable, Executive Decision fails the smirk test

  • Film

    June 8, 1995