Dull teens, timid movie give adolescence a bad name, in Art.
The dish: If you're looking to step up the typical canned cranberry sauce this Thanksgiving, Alton Brown offers this nice, simple version of the classic. Made with fresh cranberries, honey, and orange and cranberry juice, this sauce is destined to be dumped over accompanying dishes. The d ... More >>
Tiffany Young-Hartley: Only Reese Witherspoon could do her justiceOkay, so it's time to get started on the script and casting for the movie about David and Tiffany's fateful Jet-Ski trip on Falcon Lake. First, what to name this movie? The Pirates of Falcon Lake will never do: it conjures Johnn ... More >>
Looking for truth in the harsh Winter's Bone.
A Latino author creates an updated boy detective
The rain in Spain falls mainly on South Main.....The question of whether there exists a definable, distinct Houston accent has come up in the blogosphere, inspired from beyond the grave by Marvin Zindler. Sixty-year-old tapes of the white-suited wonder's radio broadcasts, posted on J.R. Gonzales' ... More >>
Bringing smarty back, Nancy Drew returns for another generation of young consumers
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With Hitchcock in its rear window, bland voyeur thriller does its best not to perturb(ia)
The Skeleton Key unlocks a house that's haunted by camp
Houston is crawling with opportunities to get off
Intended as irony, the title of Miss Congeniality really says it all