Jackie Chan

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 17, 2014

    Dom Kennedy at Warehouse Live, 2/14/2014

    Dom Kennedy Warehouse Live February 14, 2014 Mad love, among other things, was in the air Valentine's Day for Dom Kennedy's "Get Home Safely" tour. The bass of the Ballroom's speakers pushed the aromatic cannabis scent out the front doors of Warehouse Live onto St. Emanuel Street, while couples and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2013

    Fallcore 13 at Walters, 12/7/2013

    Power Trip, Die Young (TX), Afflictive Nature, etc. Walters December 7, 2013 It may have been cold as hell outside in downtown Houston on Saturday night, but it was hot and sweaty as all getout inside Walters. Scene kids from all over the city and state packed into the club for Fallcore 13, Hatetan ... More >>

  • Film

    August 23, 2012

    Action Movies Don't Have to Suck

    A lament for lost carnage - and coherence.

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Young Sensation Only Wants A Chance In Your Speakers

    Each Wednesday, Rocks Off arbitrarily appoints one lucky local performer or group "Artist of the Week," bestowing upon them all the fame and grandeur such a lofty title implies. Know a band or artist that isn't awful? Email their particulars to Last year, Young Sensation -bes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2011

    Review: Young Sensation's C.H.I.L.L. (Cool High Intellectual Loving Life)

    "Niggas making rap lists. And I ain't ever on 'em." - Young Sensation Maybe it was a ruse, a misdirection of sorts? Maybe he's like the drunk villager in the kung-fu movies, fumbling around, moving in an only seemingly incoherent manner? Ignore that he decided to call himself Young Sensation. Igno ... More >>

  • Film

    June 10, 2010

    Kung Fu Hustle

    Karate Kid remake too cynical to catch a fly with chopsticks.

  • Film

    May 27, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 18, 2010

    Today's DVDs: The Thrill Of Victory, The Agony Of Valentine's Day

    Photo courtesy Warner Bros. Who else was Clint gonna call?​Director Clint Eastwood, actors Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon. That powerhouse trio could have chosen to tell just about any story they wanted and made it into an Academy Award worthy film. They chose Invictus, the real-life story o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    This Week in Deliciousness

    Ze Germans are here, Turkish. They've brought some of their food, so really, we should be glad they're not the Pikeys.​ Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where we've spent all day in the hot sun baling whipped cream out at the cheesecake farm. With a giant spork. Ah ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2008
  • Film

    August 9, 2007

    The Popcorn King

    Rush Hour 3 director Brett Ratner has been called a fauxteur, a womanizer and, worse, over budget. Why you should take him seriously anyway.

  • Film

    August 9, 2007

    Rush Hour 3

    The third time's the guilty pleasure for Tucker and Chan's buddy-cop franchise

  • Film

    June 14, 2007

    Get Inside. It's Summertime!

    Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)

  • Home Entertainment

    January 18, 2007
  • Film

    June 1, 2006

    Kicking French Ass

    District B13 puts American action movies to shame

  • Calendar

    October 20, 2005

    The Princess Diaries

    The HMNS presents a phenomenon that just won't Di

  • News

    September 22, 2005


    Inside George Bush Intercontinental Airport lies a city populated by drivers who sleep all night in their cabs to keep their place in line

  • Film

    February 10, 2005

    Jaa Rules

    Martial arts sensation Tony Jaa makes the most of his screen debut

  • Calendar

    September 2, 2004

    Shel Shocked

    Silverstein knew how to get nasty

  • Film

    June 17, 2004

    Feels Like 80 Days

    Jackie Chan takes a long trip without going anyplace new

  • Film

    January 2, 2003

    Old News

    Reissues dominated, but an international crop of films yielded a good harvest

  • Music

    June 13, 2002

    David Lee's Froth

    Diamond Dave rants on fashion, being a digital gigolo, his rival/tourmate Sammy Hagar, a pending lawsuit and a bunch of other stuff

  • Film

    August 2, 2001

    Tucker-ed Out

    Noisy Rush Hour 2 mistakes volume for humor

  • News

    July 12, 2001

    Shoe-Shop Shaolin

    A monk from a legendary Chinese temple brings his kung fu faith to the locals

  • Film

    July 5, 2001

    Ground Jet

    Hong Kong action star Li deserves a better vehicle than this absurd Dragon

  • Film

    March 23, 2000

    Prepare for Landing

    The appropriately named Jet Li may prove Americans are finally primed for Far East mayhem

  • Film

    November 18, 1999

    Enough Is Enough

    Even a first-rate Brosnan can't save this World

  • Film

    November 4, 1999

    Control Freaks

    Being John Malkovich pulls all the right strings

  • Film

    June 3, 1999
  • Film

    December 31, 1998

    Year of Yearning

    The old were bold in an era of Hollywood mainstream misses

  • Calendar

    December 3, 1998
  • Dining

    April 2, 1998

    Made for America

    Mr. Nice Guy makes Jackie Chan more palatable than ever

  • Film

    March 19, 1998

    Japan's Tough Guy

    In Fireworks, Takeshi Kitano mixes Dirty Harry with Zen

  • Film

    February 5, 1998

    On the Lam

    This "official" John Woo knockoff is less than dazzling

  • Film

    December 18, 1997

    007 By the Numbers

    Most of Tomorrow Never Dies lacks the wit and inventiveness of the best Bond

  • Film

    September 25, 1997

    Vive le Vampire

    Irma Vep is a French kiss with just enough bite

  • Film

    July 24, 1997

    Chan Do

    With Operation Condor, Jackie Chan continues his campaign to conquer the U.S.

  • Film

    January 9, 1997

    Jackie Can

    First Strike packs a stronger punch than most recent Chan films

  • Calendar

    May 23, 1996

    Beat the Heat!

    1996 Summer Guide

  • Film

    May 9, 1996

    Robinson Redux

    The Pallbearer follows in The Graduate's footsteps

  • Film

    February 29, 1996
  • Film

    February 16, 1995

    Dead Bang

    Gonzo Western The Quick and the Dead is ludicrously entertaining

  • Calendar

    December 8, 1994
  • Calendar

    November 17, 1994
  • Film

    May 12, 1994

    Great Escapism

    In Hong Kong, films are frantic fun