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Lone Star Film Festival Calls It A Wrap

Mister Sundance Square seemed to be everywhere at the just completed four-day Fort Worth Film Festival. Downtown developer Ed Bass was particularly easy to spot...

The Positive And Negative Of Sir Doug Sahm

First-time filmmaker Joe Nick Patoski had a good problem at tonight's showing of Sir Doug & The Genuine Texas Cosmic Groove -- more patrons...

Bill Paxton, Joanna Kerns, Malcolm McDowell Offer Hollywood Survival Tips

Three famous actors gave similar advice when asked what they would say to fledgling thespians seeking a career in film, TV, and theater. Don't do...

Lone Star Film Festival Opens In Sundance Square

Native son Bill Paxton was as Texas friendly as you'd expect at this evening's opening of the Ninth Annual Lone Star Film Festival. The...

Dallas Cowboys Off Asides: Seattle Seahawks, Coat Of Many Colors

Does anybody out there ever have this feeling? You’re doing something ordinary like driving a car, watching TV, listening to the radio, mowing the...

“Texas Law Hawk” Bryan Wilson Screams Way Into National Consciousness

Bryan Wilson strides into the Fort Worth Weekly building yesterday wearing a crisp suit and tie, calm as a church mouse, articulate and engaging. I...

Is Dallas Cowboys RB Christine Michael The Next Emmitt Smith Or...

Dallas Cowboys fans are buzzing about running back Darren McFadden's big Sunday in New York (29 rushes for 152 yards and a TD). But...

Off Asides: Dallas Cowboys vs New York Giants, Robert De Niro

Brandon "The Tangerine Trainwreck" Weeden is history. Ancient history. The Weeden Era is reminiscent of the Mesozoic Era -- a big dinosaur lumbered around...

Super Bowl Baller To Visit Fort Worth Alma Mater

Former NFL running back Greg Hawthorne will visit Polytechnic High School tomorrow to recognize the school's part in Super Bowl history. The NFL's Super Bowl...

Grackle Be-Gone

Recently I was circling downtown Dallas streets looking for a curbside parking space, but they were all full. When I finally saw an empty...