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Scenes from Last Night’s Love Shack Party

Thanks to everyone who came to Love Shack So7 last night and made our annual Music Awards compilation CD release party such a rousing...

Gas Drilling Doc on HBO

If you thought “Barnett Shale” was a character on King of the Hill, then you obviously haven’t been keeping up with the Weekly’s longtime...

Soccer Goes to the Movies

I’m Kristian Lin, but for the duration of the World Cup soccer tournament, you can call me Brad Janovich. I’m not as bad as...

Ticked-Off Group Protests “Ticked-Off”

Dallas director Israel Luna’s “transploitation” thriller Ticked-Off Trannies With Knives seems to attract attention wherever it goes – and usually not the positive kind....

“Sex and the City 2: Gays and Cliches”

With scathing reviews and disappointing holiday box office, it looks like a herd of loyal female and gay male fans couldn’t save Sex and...

Great Books: John Waters

Here’s your summer reading assignment: John Waters just released a new collection of essays called Role Models. It’s a beautifully indulgent litany of “The...

Ease On Down the Road

Few images from my childhood movie memories are freakier than the stage and TV actress Mabel King (pictured below) as Evilene in Sidney Lumet’s...

World’s Worst Rapper Appearing In Arlington

Kim Feil of Arlington encouraged us to check out a YouTube clip under the name kimfeilgood to see a “white lady rapping an environmental...

Pianos on the Screen, and One in the Lobby

Spotted last weekend at Rave Motion Pictures Ridgmar 13: A classical pianist playing a baby grand piano in the lobby. The west Fort Worth...

Come Back to the Fort, Ruta Lee, Ruta Lee

Longtime fans of Fort Worth theater will of course recognize the name Ruta Lee. The saucy, platinum-haired grande dame has graced the Casa Manana...