Someone dared contest the primacy of the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup. Well, I shouldn't be too dramatic. This isn't the first time, for Paul Newman and others have offered some competition. But never before, however, in (my) recent memory has another major candy manufacturer issued such a direct sma ... More >>
Last Wednesday, Craiggers hit on some forgotten Best Picture Academy Award winners, films which have slipped through the cracks of society's consciousness for one reason or another; either for being too of-the-moment, not having enough quotable lines, or for simply not having held up very well -- hi ... More >>
Maynard Keenan has to be one of the most enigmatic and musically schizophrenic men in rock. A soldier in the U.S. Army in the '80s, Keenan did a four-year tour of duty and then entered civilian life. He met future Tool guitarist Adam Jones in 1988 and one year later, the monolithic prog-metal group ... More >>
Ed Harris goes traditional
Texas author explores the people who made pool cool
Modern dance master Paul Taylor brings a program of classics old and new to Jones Hall
Crown Central Petroleum spews, sputters and flares up. Neighbors of the plant view it uneasily, never quite sure when it's going to blow.
The industry's initial reaction to Welles's masterwork should serve as a lesson to WorldFest filmmakers
Two local exhibits explore the female psyche without being confined by it
Clint Eastwood's charming Space Cowboys tosses youth demographics out the cargo bay
The "Steve McQueen: The King of Cool" film retrospective
Former fans uncertain of the new direction for a dynamic director
They shoot bad films, don't they?
In a new book, film critic David Thomson shows himself at his best -- and worst
In & Out goes both ways -- funny and funnier
The Coen brothers' best movies couldn't make it, so they sent this one instead