Henry Winkler

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2013

    CSN, Astros Trading Barbs in Bankruptcy Case

    You would think by now Jim Crane would have made his point. But, then again, the government is shutdown due to a small group of hardline Republicans, so I guess keeping the Astros and Rockets off TV due to one hardline MLB owner seems reasonable these days. As CSN hurtles towards a bankruptcy heari ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 25, 2012

    Frankenstein and Evil Dead

    Country Playhouse gets in the Halloween spirit.

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    Teen Angels: 10 Musicians with a Penchant for Young Girls

    In the great 80s comedy Night Shift, there is a scene where Michael Keaton is driving down what appears to be the West Side Highway in New York in a brand new Cadillac with "Jumpin' Jack Flash" blaring from the speakers. In a bid to impress a mildly terrified Henry Winkler, Keaton attempts to demons ... More >>

  • News

    September 9, 2010

    HISD Payola

    Kids get money for homework

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Henry Winkler: Fonzie Schools Us On Edward Sharpe, Weezer

    ​It's not every day one gets music recommendations from The Fonz. During our Art Attack interview last week with Henry Winkler, the actor spoke about how music from the 1950s was a big draw for Happy Days. Winkler, who is super-friendly on the phone, later asked Rocks Off about our plans fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2010

    Game Time: Whose Overpaid Left Fielder Situation is Worse? Astros or Cubs?

    ​Baseball gods, I have to give you credit. You tried as hard as you could on Saturday to keep me from writing about it on Monday. You gave us Ubaldo Jimenez throwing the first no-hitter in Colorado Rockies' history. That was cool. Even cooler than that, you gave us the Mets and the Cardinals i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2009

    A Singing, Dancing Fonz Hits Houston

    Photo courtesy TUTSThe Fonz never seemed much of a song-and-dance man on the TV show that ran for 11 seasons and ended about a quarter century ago. But Broadway has seen some mega successes by adding music to successful TV shows and movies.(Case in point: The Producers and The Full Monty raked in To ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2008
  • Film

    April 17, 2003

    Digging for Treasure

    With Holes, Disney serves up more than the usual kiddie fare

  • Film

    January 2, 2003

    Wooden Nickleby

    Douglas McGrath adapts a classic -- almost perfectly