Mumford & Sons finally played America's fourth-largest city September 17.
Mumford & Sons Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion September 17, 2013 It's hard to think of a band that's been so heavily vilified over such a short period of time as Mumford & Sons. Even perennial doormats like Nickelback and Coldplay were given a pass for an album or two, but almost from the moment t ... More >>
Gatsby's sometimes great, but not always good.
Extreme sex addiction in Shame.
Title: Shame What Is He Ashamed Of? Not walking around naked, I tell you what. Rating Using Random Objects Relevant To The Film: Four JFKs out of five. Brief Plot Synopsis: NYC sex addict's life of meaningless fornicating is interrupted by the arrival of his possibly unhinged sister. Tagline: ... More >>
Ryan Gosling at the wheel in this glossy, retro, heist-gone-bad.
Note: Pop Rocks will return next week. Labor Day has come and gone, which means the official start of the fall movie season is just around the corner. In fact, two of the more anticipated releases of latter 2011 -- Warrior and Contagion -- come out tomorrow. After what has been widely rega ... More >>
Children sentenced to a certain fate in Never Let Me Go.
Stone's sequel lets the bad guys off easy.
Last Saturday at the Museum of Fine Arts' Brown Auditorium, the Houston Film Critics Society (of which yours truly is a member) held its third annual awards ceremony. It was a star-studded affair, if you consider the presence of one star sufficient to use the term.Here's a list of the winners:Best ... More >>
An Education and its star, Carey Mulligan, get good marks.