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Small Time Crooks
"...its story about an inept bank robber, Small Time Crooks readily calls to mind Allen's Take the Money and..."

May 19, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Crooks Country at the White Horse
Crooks take the stage for a free honky tonk show this Friday night
"...its share of fresh, red dirt country acts, and Crooks are making a name for themselves around town with..."

Sept. 12, 2012 Chron Events Post by Cara Tillman

The Good Music Club Part 4: Crooks
Three videos from one of our SXSW “Picks 2 Click,” Crooks
"...SXSW. Here's three videos from one of those bands, Crooks...."

March 1, 2012 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Stand Up Guys
The film stars Al Pacino, Christopher Walken, and Alan Arkin as a trio of petty crooks who reunite postretirement to settle some old scores and rediscover the meaning of friendship.
"...Pacino, Walken, and Arkin as a trio of petty crooks who reunite postretirement to settle some old scores and..."

Feb. 1, 2013 Movie Review by Leah Churner

The Here & the Now: Best of 2012 (So Far)
Sampler mixtape for the first half of the year
"...from both old and new names. Newcomers JD McPherson, Crooks, Guns of Navarone, and John Fullbright lead the way,..."

July 11, 2012 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Drive
Ryan Gosling plays a getaway driver in this seductive mix of brooding arthouse and heist-gone-to-hell genre picture.
"...the stuntman's night job: as getaway driver for anonymous crooks. He has a practiced spiel spelling out his personal..."

Sept. 16, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Ladykillers
The Coen brothers remake a British comedy classic starring Tom Hanks in a flamboyantly love-him-or-hate-him performance.
"...original, the Coens’ film revolves around a gang of crooks who utilize the household of a prim old widow..."

March 26, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Welcome to Collinwood
"...the projects of Cleveland, where a crew of bumbling crooks attempt to crack open a safe. Boasting a cast..."

Nov. 8, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Lucky Break
"...musical twist,” this British film tells the story of crooks whose criminal ambitions exceed their talents. Lucky Break is..."

May 17, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Home Alone 3
"...imagine) a bit of rudimentary character development in the crooks. He's rounded up an attractive, interesting group of faces,..."

Dec. 12, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

The Mask
"...the various subplots involving the witless cops and paper-thin crooks who are after the mysterious Mask. Carrey has always..."

July 29, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Jimmy Hollywood
"...the assistance of his pal William (Slater), he catches crooks and drug dealers in the act and then delivers..."

April 1, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Undercover Blues
"...suave pretty boy sneers and Madison Avenue glibness, bumbling crooks and teased-hair temptresses. But then, I also loved the..."

Sept. 17, 1993 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

The Growing Chorus
Sex, Drugs & Hepatitis C
"...and soul-searching for longtime Steamboat owner/Austin music advocate Danny Crooks. And it all started with a trip to the..."

Aug. 21, 1998 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Dancing About Architecture
Running Out of Steam
"...local music. Think again. This week, Steamboat owner Danny Crooks revealed that his club is losing its lease on..."

Aug. 13, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Picture Perfect
Life Aboard the Steamboat
"...Leslie, Sean and Danny Crooks photograph by Bruce Dye That Danny Crooks, Steamboat's infamously..."

Dec. 26, 1997 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Dancing About Architecture
Danny Crooks, down with the ship once again
"...Crooks Sets Sail..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Barton Springs Eternal
"...time that issue hit the stands, 'boat captain Danny Crooks was already hard at work attempting to secure a..."

Aug. 20, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Where's the Fire?
Live Music Venues vs. the Fire Marshal
"...Street's prime music venues, Steamboat, where outspoken owner Danny Crooks says he's been frustrated lately by what he, like..."

May 30, 1997 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

TCB
Danny Crooks licks hep C, Banana Blender backs Chuck B, a fistful of talented new bands emerges, and Texans dominate XM Radio. Christmas comes early.
"...By Hook or By Crooks Not long ago, former Steamboat owner Danny Crooks was,..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Music Column by Christopher Gray

The Year It All Went Wrong
Looking back at club closings in Austin in 1999.
"...According to Steamboat's Danny Crooks, a group of investors, one of whom owns San..."

Dec. 31, 1999 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

C Sick
Eight years after the Chronicle's initial look in hepatitis C, Austin's music community is both better and worse
"...the year I was supposed to die," says Danny Crooks, who was first diagnosed with hep C and treated..."

Nov. 24, 2006 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Dancing About Architecture
"...Say goodbye to another Danny Crooks enterprise. The former Steamboat captain phoned the Chronicle on..."

Nov. 16, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Willie Nelson, not burnt down
"..."Where the Steamboat Turns." Last we heard, owner Danny Crooks had been stymied yet again in his hunt to..."

May 25, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...Now at least one local club owner, Steamboat's Danny Crooks, says the city set a precedent by granting Liberty..."

Aug. 20, 1999 News Feature

Where Live Music is Dead
Welcome to Sixth Street
"...to just be down here," says Steamboat owner Danny Crooks. "If I had a venue with a drive-up location,..."

Oct. 11, 1996 Music Feature by Andy Langer

Playback: Doug Sahm for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame!
The Austin Music Hall gets slated for teardown, the Roost closes while looking for a cash infusion, Backyard owner Tim O'Connor gets back in the concert game, and a Kickstarter campaign to get Doug Sahm into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
"...turning people on to his," says Patoski. "It's payback." Crooks Blazes a Wildfire..."

July 10, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

The $975,000 Question
The Hole in the Wall needs to dig itself out of one.
"...Danny Crooks, owner of the newly resuscitated Steamboat, which first opened..."

May 17, 2002 Music Feature by Dan Oko

Dancing About Architecture
SXSW confirms a keynote speaker.
"...not buying the Hole in the Wall," assures Danny Crooks, but he insists that within little more than a..."

Dec. 14, 2001 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Dancing About Architecture
Austin City Limits to enter its 25th season two shows lighter; Steamboat loses more relocation prospects; and Ozzy Osbourne declines Black Sabbath's nomination for entry into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
"...Crooks Family Circus..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

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