• Film

    April 11, 2013

    The Place Beyond the Pines

    The year's first stab at a masterpiece.

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Bartender Chat: Bryan of Danton's

    This week I did what I do pretty much every other Monday evening. I went over to Danton's, winner of 2011's Best Cajun and Best Seafood restaurant awards in the Houston Press Best of Houston edition, to partake in what French poet Léon-Paul Fargue said was akin to "...kissing the sea on the lips." ... More >>

  • News

    December 25, 2008

    Best Films of 2008

    Looking back at Che, The Dark Knight, Milk, Slumdog Millionaire, Wall-E and many others, and looking ahead to 2009

  • Film

    May 13, 2004

    Big Fat Greek Bloodletting

    Brad's ripped and The Iliad's shredded in the scintillating spectacle Troy

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Hearst 1, Baylor 0

    The Chron's owners hire (gasp!) an outsider to run things

  • Culture

    November 22, 2001

    The Dark Side of the Moon

    Main Street Theater scrubs the world of showbiz till it's clean and boring

  • Film

    June 27, 1996