Tony Curtis

  • Film

    November 15, 2012

    Death of Cinema

    A short history of an art form's long passing.

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Calendar

    September 22, 2011
  • Blogs

    September 30, 2010

    RIP, Tony Curtis: His Little Piece of Houston History

    Tap-dancing into Houston's hearts​Tony  Curtis has died, the longtime actor and comedian checking out at 85.Yes, he had a Houston connection. And a fairly recent one.Eight years ago, when construction was finally nearing an end on the $100 million Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, TUTS an ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 23, 2010

    Some Like It Hot

    The hottest Hollywood trio of the time - Monroe, Curtis and Lemmon - made this a classic

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    New On DVD: Did You Hear What Happened To The Morgans? If Not, You're Lucky

    ​A quick look at the DVDs being released today once again proves that there's no accounting for taste. The box office money makers are Disney's The Princess and the Frog, which raked in more than $102 million, and Ninja Assassin, which pocketed just over $38 million. Then there's Did You Hear Abou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Cutout Bin: The 7 Deadly Sins on a '50s Circus-Movie Soundtrack

    ​ One popular gripe regarding the demise of LP records is the loss of detail on the album covers. There can be no better example than this, the soundtrack for the all-but-forgotten 1956Burt Lancaster circus flick, Trapeze. There's so much going on in this cover it's amazing. Tiny trapezes, bicycli ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 14, 2008

    Classic Cinema Comedies

    Miller Theatre screens The Thin Man, A Day at the Races and Some Like it Hot

  • Film

    October 19, 2006

    Print the Legend

    Clint Eastwood strips away the myths surrounding the Greatest Generation

  • Film

    March 16, 2006

    Nuts to You

    She's the Man fills the bill for teenage drag-king fans

  • Film

    January 5, 2006

    Smiles to Go

    Felicity Huffman is desperately engaging in an off-kilter road movie

  • News

    June 26, 2003

    Pimpin' Ain't Easy

    Tension mounts at the Chronicle

  • Film

    April 3, 2003

    Wrong Number

    Colin Farrell is stuck in a Phone Booth. Shoot, already.

  • Film

    December 26, 2002

    Catcher in the Sky

    Spielberg gets caught up in the thrill of the chase

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Olympic Moments

    A marathon through the downtown tunnel, a rowing venue in a flooded Katy Freeway, the javelina throw -- how splendid, how Houston!

  • Culture

    June 13, 2002

    Inanimate Objects

    Beast falls flat in the move from film to stage

  • News

    April 11, 2002

    Les Pass

    A tap-dancing Tony Curtis? Yet another My Fair Lady? The shows may be aging and tired, but TUTS remains Young at heart.

  • Film

    December 12, 1996