Ang Lee

  • Film

    November 22, 2012

    Tiger, Tiger, Pixels Bright

    Life of Pi is the story of how important Life of Pi is.

  • Film

    November 22, 2012

    Path of Khan

    Life of Pi star Irrfan Khan forges a cross-cultural career.

  • Calendar

    October 14, 2010

    Ang Lee Film Series

    University of Houston-Downtown features early work by the director of Brokeback Mountain

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    WorldFest Discovered Steven Spielberg...And Oliver Stone...And Ang Lee...And...

    ‚ÄčThe 43rd Annual WorldFest -- Houston International Film & Video Festival (damn, that's a long name) can claim to have been the launching pad for several major directors; Steven Spielberg, George Lucas (in the same year), Ang Lee, Ridley Scott, Robert Rodriguez, the Coen Brothers, Brian de Pal ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 18, 2010

    Ang Lee Retrospective

    See the early work by the man behind Brokeback Mountain

  • Music

    September 3, 2009

    The Forgotten Festival

    The 1969 Texas International Pop Festival

  • Film

    August 27, 2009

    Ruining Woodstock

    Who knew three days of peace & music would oppress us for 40 years? (Plus: this movie)

  • Culture

    May 21, 2009

    Summer of Salvation

    The Terminator is back. Plus lots of other movies we can't wait to see this season.

  • Calendar

    November 20, 2008

    Eat Drink Man Woman

    My Table magazine hosts Foodie Flick Night

  • Film

    June 12, 2008

    The Not Terrible Hulk

    In the shadow of Iron Man, the latest from Marvel can't live up to its billing

  • Home Entertainment

    February 21, 2008
  • Film

    October 11, 2007

    Lust, Caution

    Ang Lee's sexed-up thriller is neither sexy nor thrilling

  • Music

    September 20, 2007

    Our Band to Admire

    Interpol gets darker but shines brighter with its stunning third album

  • Film

    May 4, 2006

    Technicolor Yuan

    China's most expensive film looks lovely but feels empty

  • Film

    December 22, 2005
  • Film

    December 15, 2005

    Homo on the Range

    Ledger and Gyllenhaal are cowboys in love in Ang Lee's wrenching Brokeback Mountain

  • Film

    July 14, 2005

    Comic Relief

    It ain't quite Fantastic, but it'll do in a pinch

  • Film

    June 16, 2005

    Chinese Box

    A first-generation surgeon tries to find her way out of the closet

  • Film

    December 16, 2004

    Cuts Like a Knife

    Chinese director Zhang Yimou carves a masterpiece

  • Film

    July 15, 2004

    A Gift to Grief

    Jeff Bridges is at his swaggering best in this film about a couple wrecked by loss

  • Calendar

    April 15, 2004

    Do the Indie Thing

    WorldFest celebrates the obscure

  • Calendar

    July 10, 2003

    Buff Bathing

    Get a perfect tan at McFaddin Beach

  • Calendar

    July 3, 2003

    Fire, Work with Me

    Fun on the Fourth

  • Film

    June 19, 2003

    Mind over Matter

    In Ang Lee's Hulk, the big green guy gets existential

  • Film

    May 29, 2003

    Think Different

    Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies requires a brain cell or two?

  • Culture

    February 6, 2003

    The Pain Train

    Two years later, a digital-video short film became an overnight ad sensation

  • Film

    January 23, 2003

    Year of the Woman

    The big-screen dames of cinema 2003 will keep you watching

  • Film

    April 4, 2002

    Independents' Day

    WorldFest is back with the best films you've never heard of

  • Culture

    February 7, 2002

    Flame On

    Out of financial and creative bankruptcy, Marvel Comics is mighty once more

  • Film

    January 10, 2002

    A Real Howler

    The Wolf tears through cinema's most boring season

  • Film

    December 28, 2000

    Better in Pairs

    Generally a letdown, the year in film offered some well-crafted works that are best viewed as double features

  • Film

    November 23, 2000

    Quite a Spread

    What's Cooking? picks apart four radically different families during their Thanksgiving dinners

  • Film

    August 3, 2000

    Can't Stop Running Water

    Shower fondly recalls old Chinese customs, and understands their inevitable passing

  • Film

    March 23, 2000

    Dead Man Walking

    Minus his female soul mate, a young politician loses his spiritual way

  • Film

    December 23, 1999

    Postmodern Park

    Canadian director Patricia Rozema makes a compelling case for her reinterpretation of Jane Austen

  • Film

    December 9, 1999

    Southern Comfort

    Ang Lee dares to cast a compassionate eye at the Confederacy in Ride with the Devil

  • Music

    December 3, 1998
  • Film

    November 6, 1997

    Sex in the Suburbs

    In The Ice Storm, promiscuity seems merely pathetic

  • Film

    December 5, 1996
  • Film

    August 15, 1996
  • Film

    April 11, 1996

    World of Film

    Smaller, and with shorts, WorldFest/Houston cranks up its projectors

  • Film

    December 28, 1995

    The Year in Film

    Though not great, 1995 still produced some movies worth seeing (and reseeing)

  • Film

    December 14, 1995
  • Film

    August 25, 1994