Max Fischer

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    The Ultimate Wes Anderson Soundtrack Playlist: Extra Superlatives

    Last week I told you about the soundtrack for director Wes Anderson's upcoming feature Moonrise Kingdom, which showcases the work of composers Leonard Bernstein and Alexandre Desplat, Benjamin Britten and strange bedfellow Hank Williams Sr. Anderson's films are the most anticipated movies of most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    Houston Needs An Urban Cowboy Statue, Y'all

    ​For the past month, you have no doubt been reading about a group in Detroit lobbying for a Robocop statue in their city to commemorate the fictional (we believe) robotic law enforcement titan created by the evil corporate goons of OCP, using deceased Detroit officer James Murphy. Detroit may ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 4, 2008


    Wes Anderson’s career-launching film pays homage to his hometown, our town

  • Calendar

    January 17, 2008


    There’s more to love about Wes Anderson’s 1998 masterpiece than its local connection

  • Film

    February 4, 1999

    Rushmore or Less

    Murray tries to rescue a comedy stalled in self-importance