Eric Harrison

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2013

    Help Us Raise Money For Former Chronicle Critic Eric Harrison's Funeral

    As you may recall, I wrote two weeks ago about the sudden passing of Eric Harrison, former Chron critic and writer for the Los Angeles Times. I may have also mentioned how he was one of the first professionals I met in the movie writing biz, and his assistance was instrumental in helping me my getti ... More >>

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    January 13, 2011
  • Blogs

    October 15, 2008

    No W. Screenings For Houston Critics

    Oliver Stone's W. opens Friday, but critics around the country have already attended screenings so they can have their reviews ready for that day. Except in Houston. Apparently, according to one local film critic, W.'s studio has decided not to have any critics' screenings in Houston.

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2008

    The Disappearing Local Film Critic

    The demise of the film critic has been reported in media sources from the august to the obscure. The butcher's bill from the last few years reads like a Reviewer's Hall of Fame: Nathan Lee (The Village Voice), David Ansen (Newsweek), Stephen Hunter (Washington Post), Jonathan Rosenbaum (Chicago Rea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2008

    Some Bylines Be Gone

    We've already noted that Houston Chronicle DC blogger Julie Mason and film critic Eric Harrison are no longer with the paper. Other reported victims of the voluntary buyout/layoff purge at 801 Texas whose bylines you might recognize: DC staffer Bennett Roth, metro writer Rad Sallee, classical criti ... More >>

  • News

    August 15, 2002

    Bashing Bush

    The Chronicle's film critic doubles as a pinko commie naysayer

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    April 26, 2001

    Quoth the Chron

    The Chronicle runs out another inept marketing campaign

  • News

    June 29, 2000

    Surefire Plan

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