• Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Craig Watkins to Talk About Wrongful Convictions on The Colbert Report Wednesday

    ​Stephen Colbert's people don't like to talk about why they ask guests to appear on The Colbert Report. Trust me. We asked earlier today, when word came down that Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins has been booked for Wednesday's show (which puts him between Tuesday night's guests, auth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    (Kinda) Announcing DC9 at Night Presents: Deep Cover

    ​Perhaps you've seen the above ad in the past couple issues of our dead tree publication about a new monthly happening down in Deep Ellum, brought to you by seven of the neighborhood's venue's, one of its art galleries and us here at DC9? Yeah? Well, as the above image implies, the deal's called D ... More >>

  • Film

    May 14, 2009
  • Culture

    January 15, 2009
  • Culture

    July 31, 2008

    Valli High

    Flawless Jersey Boys captures an era and captivates the audience; Nine also scores a perfect 10

  • Film

    July 24, 2008

    In the Spirit of Waugh

    A good nine hours lighter than its TV predecessor, Brideshead Revisited gets back to the source

  • Film

    June 26, 2008

    Violence Is Golden

    With its secret boys' club and bloody good fun, Wanted has all of the fight with none of the guilt

  • Film

    October 26, 2006

    Devils in Disguise

    A documentary portrait of a pedophile priest and his pious protectors

  • News

    October 19, 2006
  • Music

    November 10, 2005

    Whose House?

    If you ask the "Rev." from Run-D.M.C., the answer may be "God's house"

  • Culture

    May 5, 2005

    Mothers Milked

    Mambo Italiano's moms can't believe their boys are gay; Beauty Queen's is off her rocker

  • Film

    May 6, 2004

    Monster Smash

    Van Helsing explodes monster movie legends with hip upgrades

  • News

    April 15, 2004

    Code Breaker

    Countering a popular novel lets a Dallas theologian spread The Word

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    Mr. Nice Guy

    Is Antawn Jamison too big a sweetheart to make the Mavs tough enough?

  • Film

    August 14, 2003

    Habitat for Inhumanity

    The "asylums" depicted in The Magdalene Sisters are insane

  • News

    July 31, 2003

    Is the Pope Catholic?

    Mel Gibson's dad doesn't think so

  • Culture

    June 12, 2003

    Coming and Going

    Starting where it ends, The Last Five Years rewinds--and fast-forwards--a rocky romance

  • Music

    April 10, 2003

    Dixie Down

    When does a benign anti-war comment become the death of open discourse?

  • News

    September 28, 2000

    Anchors Aweigh

    Channel 5's Mike Snyder has a load lifted as he settles an ethics lawsuit

  • Culture

    August 10, 2000

    Spiel of Dreams

    SMU brags about its new stadium, but coach Mike Cavan knows it won't make fans pay to see a loser

  • Film

    September 16, 1999

    Lord, almighty

    Stigmata can make you miss the split-pea soup

  • News

    February 18, 1999

    The Case of the Headless, Handless Corpse

    A reporter's tip helped detectives identify a mutilated body dumped along the Trinity, but finding the man's name led to a deeper mystery -- the disappearance of atheist gadfly Madalyn Murray O'Hair

  • News

    December 24, 1998

    Lady of mystery

    The statue doesn't look like a traditional Our Lady of Guadalupe, but its appearance is just the start of the puzzle

  • Culture

    November 12, 1998

    Commie comedy

    The laughs come wrapped in pinko packaging in Theatre Three's We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    Party like it's 1999

    Three wide-eyed promoters and the almighty A.H. Belo Corp. plan to boldly carry Big D and the rest of the world into the new millennium

  • News

    April 2, 1998

    The man who knew too much

    Meet Arthur Griesacker--the mysterious fellow who allegedly masterminded the Republic of Texas' funny-money schemes but always seems to escape prosecution

  • News

    January 1, 1998

    Paper chase

    William Morgan says he's just an innocent document dealer snared in a campaign finance scandal. And if you believe that, he has some old railroad bonds he wants to sell you.

  • News

    December 4, 1997

    Intent to Arouse

    Dallas swingers learn that an ill-timed grope can lead to a date in court

  • News

    May 8, 1997
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    April 24, 1997

    Honky-Tonk Man

    He had 78 hits spanning five decades and revolutionized country music. Now, Fort Worth's Hank Thompson gets a new green light.

  • News

    September 5, 1996
  • Culture

    July 18, 1996

    Naughty, naughty

    Theatre Three exposes a bit of Durang in Disgraceful Acts

  • Film

    June 27, 1996

    A fine mess

    Bernardo Bertolucci's Stealing Beauty flounders with style

  • News

    October 26, 1995

    From Bauhaus to God's House

    What happens when cutting-edge architecture collides with surburban sensibilities? Mark Alden Branch tells the unholy tale of Plano's Prince of Peace Catholic Church