Pontius Pilate

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    Old Testament Tales That Fit Today's Musicians

    In April 2014, one of the hottest figures in Hollywood is an old-timer called God. He's the subject of Noah and God's Not Dead, two films that have somewhat surprisingly charted multimillion-dollar grosses this Easter season. Whether the actors and producers are true believers isn't the point. Thei ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2013

    Stanley Haney, Solicting Underage Sex Online, Stars In A Picture For The Ages

    As it so often does, the indispensable Montgomery County Police Reporter has gone the extra mile to illustrate the soulless existential nightmare that is suburban/rural crime. Usually the MCPR accomplishes this feat through simple reportage, letting the sad facts about assaults, abuse of pick-up tr ... More >>

  • Music

    June 28, 2012

    If This Is It

    Poor Pilate's keyboard man David Lascoe doesn't hide his love of Huey Lewis.

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    A Crucifixion Playlist By A Satanist. Hey! That Rhymed!

    Everyone who isn't going to burn in a lake of fire after they die, and even some of us, know that Jesus Christ was crucified on Good Friday only to respawn three days later on Easter. At that point, he emerged from a rabbit hole with a collection of painted eggs -- it was boring being dead, okay? -- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2010

    Havin' Fun With Killin' Jesus: Five Movies To Celebrate Your Good Friday

    If you noticed a lack of traffic today and wondered why, you're a heathen.It's Good Friday, man. You should be out celebrating. Celebrating the sadistic killing of some guy who did nothing wrong, except maybe violate some liquor laws by turning water into wine.The Crucifixion (and subsequent Resurre ... More >>

  • Film

    May 29, 2008

    Shots in the Dark

    Reflecting its moment, Cannes 2008 takes a decidedly serious tone

  • Film

    May 22, 2008

    Shots in the Dark

    Reflecting its moment, Cannes 2008 takes a decidedly serious tone

  • Music

    January 10, 2008

    Top 10 Most Hated Rappers

    Who made the shit list

  • Culture

    December 30, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critic weighs in on theater around town

  • Culture

    March 25, 2004

    No More Wussies

    Or, why Tom Hanks isn't Steve Guttenberg

  • Film

    February 26, 2004

    Suffer Unto Mel

    Mel Gibson's Passion is more torture-test than devotional

  • Culture

    July 18, 2002

    After M*A*S*H

    Larry Gelbart is one of TV's last great writers. So why can't he stay tuned?

  • Culture

    July 15, 1999
  • News

    June 3, 1999

    Family Unfriendly

    How Hermann Hospital and the Texas Medical Center left employees' kids high and dry

  • Film

    January 29, 1998

    God Help Us

    The Apostle's road to hell is paved with good intentions

  • Film

    July 31, 1997

    Flunking Out

    187 is a blackboard bungle

  • Calendar

    April 13, 1995