Angelina Jolie

  • Calendar

    May 15, 2014
  • Film

    July 26, 2012


    Michael Winterbottom takes Hardy's Tess to today's Mumbai.

  • Film

    January 19, 2012

    Odd Couple

    She fights like a guy, he grooms like a girl: Gina Carano and Channing Tatum make a good match in Haywire.

  • News

    November 17, 2011

    Texas Tweakers

    James "Bull" Durham burned down his mother's house while cooking meth. In Angelina County, the jail is full of guys like him..

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2011

    Pop Rocks: The Black Hole of Infotainment

    Jesus christ...​I wonder sometimes if we're approaching the singularity in entertainment reporting. A "singularity," as we all know, is the point in which gravitational forces cause matter to have an infinite density and zero volume. If we define "density" as "number of stories and/or article ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    Pop Rocks: What Books Would Jesus Burn?

    ​Talk about your (mostly) lone nuts. Terry Jones, reverend of something called the Dove World Outreach Center (sounds like a rehab facility that uses soap enema therapy), is going ahead with his planned "International Burn-A-Koran Day" on September 11. This in spite of mounting criticism from ... More >>

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    May 27, 2010
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    January 21, 2010

    Pop Rocks: Somebody Impregnate Jennifer Aniston Already

    ​Imagine you're...a certain relatively famous Hollywood actress. Gradually, and through no real fault of your own, you've seen the fame of your early days starring in one of the most popular sitcoms of all time fade and lead roles dwindle. Meanwhile a parade of your exes have either moved on to r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2008

    Tila Tequila's Pearls of Wisdom

    One of the best parts of living the life of Miss Pop Rocks (in addition to the celebrity status I enjoy in my own mind) is sometimes I get my hands on promotional stuff marketing people send the Press, and then I get to make fun of it here. The latest treasure to arrive in my mailbox? Ladies and g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2008

    Have You Read Roseanne’s Blog?

    I have to say, no matter what Roseanne Barr Arnold Conner Whatever does or says, I will always remember and love her for representing a family on television that was actually similar to my own family growing up. Which is to say on her sitcom “Roseanne,” she wasn’t afraid to have parents fight ... More >>

  • Film

    May 29, 2008

    Cannes Class of 2008

    A jury divided unites around Laurent Cantet's schoolhouse drama

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2008

    Houstoned Theatre Presents: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Like You've Never Read Them Before

    While the “big” Texas story right now may be the Eldorado raid, a lesser-publicized – but no less important – drama has been playing out in Austin. Background: a bunch of actors are there to shoot Tree of Life, directed by Terrence Malick, perhaps best known for turning James Jones’ Thin R ... More >>

  • Film

    September 6, 2007

    3:10 to Yuma

    James Mangold remakes a classic western for our ADD times

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2007

    Miss Pop Rocks: Do You Know Who I Hate? The Olly Girls.

    This post is going to be very simple and to the point. Do you know who I hate? The Olly Girls. I HATE THEM. In case you are living a blissful existence and don’t know about these two terrors, let me enlighten you. They are resident dunces on E!’s latest reality show, “Sunset Tan.” Now ... More >>

  • Film

    June 21, 2007

    Evan Almighty

    Why in God's name did Steve Carell take the paycheck?

  • Film

    June 14, 2007

    Get Inside. It's Summertime!

    Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)

  • News

    June 7, 2007

    Oh, Baby Baby

    There's a lot of money to be made in adoptions. Jennalee Ryan moved to Texas to continue doing that.

  • Film

    May 31, 2007

    We Aren't the World

    How the Americans fared at Cannes.

  • Film

    December 21, 2006

    Like Herding Sheep

    De Niro takes a loooong, sloooow look at the history of the CIA

  • Music

    May 18, 2006

    Angst la Mode

    How I became my own personal Jesus

  • Culture

    May 26, 2005

    Excess Hollywood

    In the season of sequels and Happy Meal toys, '05 may be a pleasant surprise.

  • Film

    November 25, 2004

    Call Him Al

    An epic story turns human -- and fallible -- in Oliver Stone's Alexander

  • Film

    September 16, 2004

    Days of Future Passed

    Sky Captain zooms back to a tomorrow that never was

  • Culture

    January 8, 2004

    Connect the Dots

    Laura Lark takes a jab at women's magazines

  • Calendar

    May 29, 2003
  • Film

    May 29, 2003

    Think Different

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

  • Film

    April 25, 2002

    Dead Actress Walking

    Angelina Jolie is doomed in Life or Something Like It, but unintended irony lives forever

  • Calendar

    November 16, 2000

    Practicing Judyism

    Funny Gay Men

  • Music

    August 10, 2000

    Singin' in the Rave

    BT tries to do the unutterable: Be a DJ who vocalizes

  • Film

    June 8, 2000

    Going, Going, Gone

    Someone take the wheel, 'cause the filmmakers don't know where they're headed