We've all seen the Wile E. Coyote cartoons. Those classic Warner Bros. cartoons where the coyote ran through the desert trying to catch the Roadrunner. And we all remember the grand plans Wile E. would hatch, most of them courtesy of ACME and most being incredibly complicated Rube Goldberg contrapti ... More >>
McClain Gallery mounts a fascinating, evocative installation by Jeff Shore and Jon Fisher.
Anything with opening instructions this detailed must be delicious!Back in middle school, a bunch of my peers got deeply, dorkily involved in Japanese pop culture. Cartoons, toys, various scholastic accessories; if it was Japanese, it was cool. I never really got the appeal, finding many of t ... More >>
This CAMH show features plenty of good work, but not much connects it together.
In case you haven't seen it yet, the Foo Fighters' rider for their upcoming tour (still no Houston show) in support of their fantastic album Wasting Light is the best the best the best the best the best the best the best the best the best the best the best darn tour rider we've ever seen. It' ... More >>
Coca-Cola braised beef cheek and cassoulet."I just picked up a knife for the first time today about an hour ago," an exasperated but happy-looking Greg Lowry gushed yesterday evening at Voice. The new chef at the downtown restaurant in the sumptuous lobby of the Hotel Icon has been spending h ... More >>
Today's your last chance to see Cirque Mechanics' Birdhouse Factory. An international cast of circus stars formerly with Cirque de Soleil, the Moscow Circus and Pickle Family Circus, Cirque Mechanics include contortionists, acrobats, clowns, and dancers.The Birdhouse Factory story is a simple ... More >>
Twilight Princess is the best Zelda ever.
Throwaway gags and mad obsessions energize The Science of Sleep
Final Destination 3 stares death in the face -- and laughs
Danny Yahav-Brown's creative investigations will draw you in
Quebecois artist Diane Landry blows into Rice Gallery
Mindhunters is truly stupid fun
Like Big Fish for little kids, Robots works hard to please everyone
Streisand and Hoffman save a family -- and a movie, too
Jackie Chan takes a long trip without going anyplace new
A visual and musical collaboration offers a cool, dark refuge in tiny spaces
There's fresh meat for the reaper in Final Destination 2
Illuminati muses on the Almighty and basketball, with mixed results
The Landrys came to Houston with good food and good ideas. But a good family squabble let Tilman Fertitta step in and carve himself an empire.
Is "Imagine Houston" fit for the future, or just for a bumper sticker?