Walter Mitty is an uplifting crowd-pleaser.
We look at the year a man fell in love with a phone and a whole lot more.
Thor remains a cog in the Marvel machine.
One of the lasting images of last season's NFL lockout took place in the press conference after the owners and players reached an agreement in late July. Jeff Saturday, at the time the center for the Indianapolis Colts, embraced and paid tribute to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, whose wife ... More >>
This week the Chinese community parties hard to celebrate its Lunar New Year. The Chinese New Year is spread out over a 15-day period and the Houston version is jam packed with traditional merriment. Two thousand twelve marks the year of the Dragon, which is said to be one of the most fortunate yea ... More >>
I know, we're all bummed out the Texans lost. But since you've been drinking anyway, you might as well crack open another one and sit through the one awards show even the People's Choice Awards can look down its nose at. I'll be updating this entry throughout the broadcast, so refresh often and try ... More >>
Shrek spin-off Puss in Boots debuted at number one its opening weekend and has continued to dominate the box office ever since. Although much worse films have had that honor (lookin' at you, Paul Blart Mall Cop), we must still ask -- really? This makes the fifth film of the Shrek genus and while Boo ... More >>
Hard at work on his eighth novel, Deadwood author Pete Dexter still packs a punch.
We are only less than three hours out from bringing you live-blogging coverage, right here, of this year's Academy Awards, and we are more than excited to take you through the night for every win, loss, awful dress, awesome dress, foible, and foul-up Hollywood throws our way.
Seth Rogen schlubs it up as The Green Hornet's masked man.
Some rappers happen to be thoughtful, intelligent people. Every Monday that isn't a national holiday, Rocks Off will have some of them hear discussing issues relevant to their culture. Photo illustration by John Seaborn GrayThis Week's Panel: Yung Redd, Fat Tony, Thurogood Wordsmith, Kyle Hu ... More >>
Grand Prize finallys opens
Ratt, "Round and Round" Thursday night, Ratt hits up Warehouse Live with what passes for their original line-up. At their peak, the band was a gritty and decadent alternative to bands like Poison, skewing closer to Motley Crue in terms of excess and drug abuse. The band managed to ... More >>
Craig HlavatyYou get it? Because Lindsay Lohan dated a girl and Chances is a bar where women kiss women on the mouth and hold hands?
The aptly named Losers is not a winning comic-book thriller.
Mike Tyson's many personalities are on display in James Toback's new documentary.
Your guide to the season's hottest films (and the other ones, too)
David Fincher's Type-A approach to filmmaking pays off
Richard Linklater's Scanner is a rotoscoped feast for freaks
Lonnie Posey rules the retread roost
Why the biggest deal at Sundance was no big deal at all
David McGee's works riff on one another, like a certain musical genre
A mean ghost kid kicks Halle Berry's ass in Gothika
Free from drugs, Chris Duarte is back producing turbocharged blues-rock
Saving Silverman takes Hollywood's juvenile craze to a new low
Wonder Boys, an insipid tale about a depressed author, could use a few more exclamation points
Eddie saves the comic Bowfinger from Steve's blahs
This solidly retro Oscar-winner will satisfy nostalgia for old-fashioned melodramas
Shakespeare's most malevolent monarch is marvelously remade for the movies
Combine TV, killing and crowds, and what do you have? Oliver Stone