Ralph Bakshi

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    7 Songs About Hobbits NOT By Leonard Nimoy

    I'm keen to catch The Hobbit soon. If nothing else, the Seventh Doctor apparently goes full-on wizard battle against the Witch-King in it, and I would have paid just to see that scene alone. The rest of it looks cool too, though. In the meantime, I have to wait for an overnight babysitter to free u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2010

    Top 5 Lamest Food-Themed (Super?) Heroes and Villains

    Photo illustration by John Seaborn GrayEating Our Words' own creation, The Brussels Sprout, is not included in this list, obviously because he's awesome.​Surely you've heard of Galactus. He's the arch-enemy of the Fantastic Four, and he happens to be a floating giant with a permanent deadpan g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    A Journey Through American Pop With Josie And The Pussycats

    ​On any list of the great, animated bands, Josie and the Pussycats stands near the apex, possibly topped only by Dethklok and Jem and the Holograms. The trio of mystery-solving musicians started as an Archie comic in the '60s before moving onto a successful animated run. Like all cartoons in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2010

    Bulls On Parade: Our Favorite Songs About Livestock

    ‚ÄčIt's almost Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo time again. Our annual celebration of sub-par country music and pissed-off bovines stomping poor fools' nuts in the dirt kicks off March 2 and runs for almost three weeks. During which Houstonians will enjoy traffic-delaying wagon trains and more dou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2009

    The Nine Five Movies You Must See On 9-9-09

    It's September 9, 2009, a date which has absolutely no significance to anyone except those celebrating Shane Battier's 31st birthday and people who regularly say things like, "Well of course you're having communication issues; you have retrograde Saturn in your 5th house." Today also marks the rele ... More >>

  • News

    January 3, 2002

    Gutless Politicians

    Plus: Med Center Madness?, Cover Convicts, Force of Hobbit

  • Film

    December 20, 2001

    In the Baggins

    We're off to see the wonderful wizards of The Lord of the Rings

  • Film

    July 13, 1995

    Sugar High

    The Power Rangers movie is sweet, junky fun

  • Film

    June 22, 1995

    Uncharted Waters

    Though flawed, Pocahontas is a big step forward for animated films