Kendrick Lamar Reliant Arena, June 11 Before Kendrick Lamar had ever released his major-label debut, he'd already worked with hip-hop giants like Dr. Dre, Drake, Warren G and Lil Wayne, thanks to a rabid Internet following and some wildly successful independent work. He's continued to find his foot ... More >>
For Matt Damon and company, the message is the message.
Even with my dependable shows in reruns, it feels good to be back in the stern embrace of David Simon. This was the week in TV Land: • Thank God for Hulu, you know? The video site is the only reason I actually keep up with Saturday Night Live most weeks. The show's had a real hard-on for tweens ... More >>
Up soars in entirely unexpected ways.
According to an online survey by Sky News, the 80s were the coolest decade: Some 41% of people questioned in an online survey said the 80s was their favourite decade, followed by the 60s and the 90s. The Noughties polled as the least cool decade since 1960, with only 10% of people saying it was th ... More >>
Okay, my gal pal Tamarie and I were lit on junk food and TaB the last you heard from me, and in my insanity I was unable to do the full report you deserve on the Big Oscar Winners…so here’s my take on those who walked home with the little naked guy. Best Picture (and Best Directors, too): Okay, ... More >>
Sean Penn delivers a soulful road movie and refuses to define his subject
Tuesday, May 9, at the Verizon Wireless Theater, 520 Texas, 713-230-1600
The Alley premieres a comedy no better than a generic pilot for a canceled sitcom
Homeboy made good John Rando debuts a charming love tale
Stampeding horses and twangy riffs at the HMNS
De Niro and Gooding use an uplifting film to dive for Oscars
Minus his female soul mate, a young politician loses his spiritual way
Eight years ago Tom Curtis reported that AIDS could have been spread by an experimental polio vaccine grown on monkey kidneys. Scientists sniffed. Journalists scoffed. The story died. Now, a new book says the theory wasn't so stupid after all.
Hercules fritters away its strengths
Mark Twain's account of our first couple at The Company OnStage