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Iwo Jima

  • Film

    May 29, 2014

    Seth MacFarlane's Comedy Western Pulls Off Its Trick Shot

    A Million Ways to Die in the West is ruthlessly funny.

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    Battleship Texas, Seriously Injured, To Get (Some) Repairs

    The good news: On the 99th anniversary of its commissioning, the Battleship Texas will be getting "the first significant structural repairs...in more than 20 years,: Texas Parks & Wildlife announced. The bad news: Those repairs are about half of what is needed just to make a solid first step toward ... More >>

  • Film

    May 17, 2012

    Battleship

    Because every generation needs an Armageddon.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2011

    What The "Top 10 Stolen Vehicles" List Says About Houston

    Stolen, by manly men​Every month Houston police put out a list of the most-often stolen vehicles, a list that defines what are either the most vulnerable or most desirable members of our automotive society. This month's is out....what does it tell us about Houston? 3. Our car thieves want yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2011

    Photobombs Through the Ages

    The pinnacle of modern-day photobombing​Photobombing might have reached its peak at the Golden Globes when Michael Douglas PB'd his way into a picture with his wife Catherine Zeta-Jones and Angelina Jolie. The phenomenon has become popular on the internet, of course, and as with everything el ... More >>

  • News

    January 13, 2011

    Still Standing

    South Park has gone from a sheltered suburb to a crime-ridden war zone to a near wasteland. And Burger Park has managed to survive it all.

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2011

    Top Six Artist Vs. Record Label Feuds

    ​Pink Floyd has finally settled its lengthy dispute with their longtime record label EMI. The band, which signed to the label over 40 years ago, first took EMI to court last spring in an effort to clarify their existing contract. Floyd sought to prevent EMI from "unbundling" their albums by se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2010

    A Weekend With The Patriots Outside A Home Depot

    Photos by Britney Jackson"Obamie is a comma commie" says the fine print, for some reason.‚Äč Britney Jackson was just headed to the Home Depot near Gulfgate this past weekend, looking to repair a fence.She walked into a border war.The stalwart members of some group had gathered there, presumably sin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2010

    G.I. Blues: A Soldiers' Playlist

    ‚ÄčToday is the anniversary of one of the truly momentous occasions in popular music: On March 23, 1958, Elvis Presley reported for induction into the U.S. Army, thus opening up a thousand alternate timelines for musical historians to formulate "What if he hadn't?" scenarios. For the next few years, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    Lonesome Onry and Mean: Two Top Producers Recall Their Earliest Musical Memories

    Two of the better known roots producers on the scene have radically different memories of the first music of their childhoods that gripped them by the ears and heart. Gurf Morlix, whose notable production credits include Lucinda Williams' Grammy-winning Car Wheels on a Gravel Road as well as stella ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    For Memorial Day, Part 3: Five Best War-Movie Deaths

    Memorial Day is more than just a holiday to remember the over one million American men and women who have given their lives in service to their country. It's also a time to commemorate Hollywood's love of war. You'll have no problem finding marathons of Tora! Tora! Tora! and Sergeant York on TV, and ... More >>

  • Film

    January 8, 2009

    Forgiven in Gran Torino

    Clint Eastwood finds salvation

  • Film

    September 25, 2008

    Very Minor: Miracle at St. Anna

    No matter the run time and budget, Spike Lee's WWII drama is an epic bore

  • Music

    September 18, 2008

    Drive-By Truckers, A to Z

    Alabama Ass Whuppin'

  • Film

    September 11, 2008

    Oh, Canada

    Midway through the Toronto film fest, and things are looking bleak

  • Film

    March 27, 2008

    Apolitical Theater in Stop-Loss

    Iraq war movie does its best not to mention the war

  • Culture

    September 13, 2007

    Art Capsule Reviews

    A picture of our opinions on local exhibitions

  • Culture

    September 6, 2007

    Art Capsule Reviews

    A picture of our opinions on local exhibitions

  • Culture

    June 21, 2007

    Mexican-American Culture

    SPECIAL CANADIAN EDITION

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2007
  • Home Entertainment

    May 24, 2007
  • Culture

    February 22, 2007

    Stage Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Film

    January 18, 2007

    Behind Enemy Lines

    Letters sees WWII from Japanese POV, as Eastwood continues to chip away at the hero myth

  • Film

    December 28, 2006

    Hall of Famer

    Clint Eastwood is not done yet

  • Film

    October 19, 2006

    Print the Legend

    Clint Eastwood strips away the myths surrounding the Greatest Generation

  • Music

    November 11, 2004

    Shut Up and Drive

    The Drive-By Truckers ain't just whistling Dixie in their van

  • Music

    August 26, 2004

    Drive By Truckers

    The Dirty South (New West)

  • Calendar

    December 4, 2003

    My Life in Oils

    David McGee gives good autobiography at DiverseWorks

  • Music

    November 29, 2001

    Musicians Sound Off

    For Nick Cooper, music and politics are hard to separate

  • Culture

    November 2, 2000

    Dream Teen

    Whiz kid Enos excites his elders with unique movements

  • News

    January 8, 1998

    The Few, The Proud, the Battered

    At Harlingen's Marine Military Academy, the line between discipline and abuse is sometimes as thin as a knife's edge

  • Calendar

    December 5, 1996
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