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43 articles in 2009   •   page 1 of 2

Luck and the Literature of Football

Longhorns live to fight another day

Sports Daily, Dec. 7, 2009 12:17 PM

McCoy Eyes the Prizes: National Title, Heisman Trophy

A lot at stake this Saturday

Sports Daily, Dec. 3, 2009 4:29 PM

Latest UT-Aggie Matchup Is More Joke Than Game

How many Aggies does it take …

Sports Daily, Nov. 25, 2009 3:12 PM

McCoy the Top QB Ever? Talk to the Ghost of VY.

Colt poised to be the winningest college QB

Sports Daily, Nov. 20, 2009 1:08 PM

Fans’ Man Crush on Shipley Blocks McCoy’s Heisman March

Mr. Perfect owns this town

Sports Daily, Nov. 13, 2009 4:44 PM

Longhorns, It's Time for Your Close-Up

It's all about attitude from here on out

Sports Daily, Nov. 6, 2009 12:41 PM

It's Halloween, Do You Know Where the Scariest Football Game Is?

Stillwater, my friends

Sports Daily, Oct. 30, 2009 1:35 PM

D Sends Horns Toward Imperfectly Perfect Season

While the offense remains quiet

Sports Daily, Oct. 22, 2009 4:30 PM

High School Homecoming

The nation’s best runner, that guy from Spoon, and me

Sports Daily, Oct. 19, 2009 5:34 PM

Bob Stoops on Line 2

No to fried butter, yes to a tough OU-UT matchup

Sports Daily, Oct. 15, 2009 3:29 PM

Longhorn Football Season Is a Sitcom in the Making

Watching tape, both football and funny

Sports Daily, Oct. 9, 2009 1:14 PM

UT Players Learn Quickly They're All Replaceable

Just ask Beyoncé, she'll tell ya

Sports Daily, Oct. 1, 2009 3:08 PM

Longhorns Next Two Opponents: UTEP and Inertia

When will UT play up to their potential?

Sports Daily, Sep. 25, 2009 2:32 PM

Tech Game a True Test for Longhorns

Revenge? Nah. Longhorns channel Travalena in prep for Tech.

Sports Daily, Sep. 18, 2009 10:41 AM

UT Polishes the Dream Machine

Will it be a season of almosts or aww yeahs?

Sports Daily, Sep. 11, 2009 5:09 PM

Will the Real Colt McCoy Please Stand Up

Here's to another hopeful national championship year for UT

Sports Daily, Sep. 4, 2009 11:33 AM

Film News

The martini shot

Screens Column, Jul. 31, 2009

Film News

Film News eyes the horizon for another Spy Kids installment

Screens Column, Jul. 17, 2009

Film News

Local singer-songwriter Jesse Dayton tries on a new role as a psychobilly vampire in Rob Zombie's Halloween II; plus news on Gary Kent, the TXMPA, and Turk Pipkin

Screens Column, Jul. 3, 2009

Sometimes Rumble, Sometimes Tumble

Joe Lansdale may be Texas' bloody answer to Mark Twain

Books Feature, Jun. 26, 2009

Film News

Austin Studios lands a long-term tenant; Robert Rodriguez talks about a live-action The Jetsons; and more

Screens Column, Jun. 19, 2009

Film News

It's raining cash for film in Texas ... but not a drop leftover for Waco

Screens Column, Jun. 5, 2009

Film News

News from Cannes and nearer climes

Screens Column, May. 22, 2009

Film News

'Film News' explains what the new film incentives bill means; plus news from Rick Linklater, Andrew Bujalski, and Owen Egerton

Screens Column, May. 8, 2009

Film News

Incentives update, Linklater's baseball film, and what Tom Copeland's been up to

Screens Column, Apr. 24, 2009

Film News

Friday Night Lights gets renewed for two more seasons, and the House passes the incentives bill. Are things looking up for the Texas film industry?

Screens Column, Apr. 10, 2009

Film News

New projects from Robert Rodriguez and Tim McCanlies; plus Danny DeVito plus Limoncello, together forever

Screens Column, Mar. 27, 2009

Rodriguez confirms latest Austin shoot for June

Speaking at SXSW, Robert Rodriguez confirmed he'll be shooting a new film here in June, about the time his film Shorts hits theaters. Sin City 2? Not so much. But Mr. R. is finally a college graduate!

SXSW Daily, Mar. 16, 2009 9:59 PM

Kubrick is Coming to Your Bookshelf

Stanley Kubrick fans rue the missed opportunities from the late film legend. But at least two projects are being revived in book form, his longtime executive producer and brother-in-law says.

SXSW Daily, Mar. 15, 2009 4:11 PM

Live From Studio SX: Jim Dziura

Your humble correspondent goes behind the camera at SXSW's Studio SX with Jim Dziura to discuss gunplay, hip hop and jumping trains.

SXSW Daily, Mar. 15, 2009 2:21 PM

Yes, Billy Bob, you're a Texan now

Billy Bob Thornton may be from Arkansas, but don't mention it to him too often. Such comments brought out his rancor at the Texas Film Hall of Fame awards.

SXSW Daily, Mar. 14, 2009 2:01 PM

Film News

Welcome to the great state of South by Southwest

Screens Column, Mar. 13, 2009

We Thank You Very Sweetly

Remembering once and forever Munchkin Clarence Swensen

Screens Feature, Mar. 13, 2009

Film News

There's life in it yet: The ailing Texas film industry is looking awfully sparky these days. We like.

Screens Column, Feb. 27, 2009

Scott Blackwood Adapts to Chicago

Austin's loss is Chicago's gain as the award-winning writer moves on to Chicago with a new novel set in the Deep Eddy neighborhood.

Books Daily, Feb. 16, 2009 2:47 PM

Film News

Is the Texas film scene resuscitating itself?

Screens Column, Feb. 13, 2009

From Penitentiaries to Picture Shows

Spiderwood Studios founder Tommy Warren follows the dream

Screens Feature, Jan. 30, 2009

Reopened for Business

Make Watch Love Film party celebrates Austin Studios' remodel

Screens Feature, Jan. 30, 2009

Film News

An Oscar, a zombie, and a film incentive walk into a bar ...

Screens Column, Jan. 30, 2009

Pulpwood Queen, the TV show?

Kathy Patrick's already got the Pulpwood Queen's Book Club fanning out across the country. Now she wants her own TV show.

Books Daily, Jan. 17, 2009 8:12 PM

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