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Dallas Buyers Club
Matthew McConaughey gives a searing performance in this true-life story set in the early years of the AIDS epidemic.
"...Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto, Denis O’Hare, Dallas Roberts, Steve Zahn and Griffin Dunne...."

Nov. 15, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Feds Take Wind Out of Dread Pirate Roberts' Sails
Austinite accused of being one of Internet's biggest crime lords
"...when Princess Buttercup worked out that the Dread Pirate Roberts was actually Wesley, the innocuous stable hand. Now it..."

Oct. 3, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Anti-sex Crusader
Christian Virgin Wyatt Roberts Keeps It Clean
"...Dye It's lunch hour on a Friday, and Wyatt Roberts steps out into the golden clatter of sunlight and..."

Jan. 3, 1997 News Feature by Amy Smith

A Home at the End of the World
Michael Cunningham's novel is the basis for this story of a love triangle in which everyone's in love with Bobby (played by Colin Farrell).
"...Directed by: Michael Mayer. Starring: Colin Farrell, Dallas Roberts, Robin Wright Penn, Sissy Spacek, Matt Frewer, Ryan..."

Aug. 6, 2004 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Iron Orchard
Texas wildcatter literary classic is a sometimes too-faithful adaptation
"...Directed by: Ty Roberts. Starring: Ali Cobrin, Austin Nichols, Lane Garrison, Hassie Harrison..."

March 1, 2019 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

Shrink
A well-chosen cast props up this otherwise shallow story that stars Kevin Spacey as a therapist who turns to pot in the wake of a personal crisis.
"...Palmer, Saffron Burrows, Jack Huston, Pell James, Laura Ramsey, Dallas Roberts, Robert Loggia, Jesse Plemons and Robin Williams. A..."

Aug. 14, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Guidance for Parentals Suggested
George Ratliff on Joshua
"...staged every Halloween by a church group in the Dallas suburbs. Now, it's back to narrative features with Joshua,..."

July 13, 2007 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

God Votes Right
The Texas Republicans Gather in Dallas to Pray
"...morning prayer rally devoted specifically to that purpose featured Dallas District Judge Faith Johnson proclaiming, "Father, draw the unsaved..."

June 14, 2002 News Column by Michael King

The Grey
Bloodthirsty wolves and the brutalizing Alaskan elements conspire against a band of airplane crash survivors.
"...Directed by: Joe Carnahan. Starring: Liam Neeson, Dallas Roberts, Frank Grillo, Dermot Mulroney, Nonso Anozie, Joe Anderson..."

Feb. 3, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

TV Eye
You do not want to mess with a girl's date with Mad Men
"...cast members include Jessica Collins (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation), Dallas Roberts (The L Word), Christopher Evan Welch (Vicky Cristina..."

July 23, 2010 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

3:10 to Yuma
3:10 to Yuma puts the lie to the presumptive myths that Westerns are dead and remakes are always a bad thing.
"...Crowe, Ben Foster, Peter Fonda, Alan Tudyk, Gretchen Mol, Dallas Roberts and Vinessa Shaw. Westerns and remakes are two..."

Sept. 7, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Joshua
The privileged nuclear family becomes a hellish dystopia as a result of a 9-year-old child's subtle, nuanced, unspoken manipulations.
"...Starring: Sam Rockwell, Vera Farmiga, Jacob Kogan, Celia Weston, Dallas Roberts and Michael McKean. There are moments in Joshua..."

July 13, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Flicka
Girls and their horses. They're grist for this new update of Mary O'Hara's beloved novel My Friend Flicka.
"...Maria Bello, Alison Lohman, Ryan Kwanten, Daniel Pino and Dallas Roberts. Does the world need another movie about a..."

Oct. 27, 2006 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

Walk the Line
Joaquin Phoenix is terrific as the musician Johnny Cash, whose rise, fall, and resurrection we watch as he does the Benzedrine 12-step in order to earn the love of country-and-gospel sasspot June Carter.
"...Patrick, Shelby Lynne, Ginnifer Goodwin, Larry Bagby, Tyler Hilton, Dallas Roberts, Johnathan Rice, Shooter Jennings and Waylon Payne. Before..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Buried in Scandal
SCI and the Money Trail
"...squabble: In 1997, SCI and Waltrip sued Darryl J. Roberts, a former funeral home owner, claiming that Roberts' book,..."

March 26, 1999 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Postmarks
Contradictions Exposed
"...Wyatt Roberts is telling other people how to live when, as..."

Jan. 10, 1997 Column

Mangled Triangle
The Triangle's New Look
"...a buyout from a group of investors headed by Dallas businessman Todd Cunningham. The Triangle's problems have been storied..."

April 4, 1997 News Column by Lee Nichols

Film
Film Reviews
"...DALLAS DOLLD: Ann Turner; with Sandra Bernhard, Victoria Longley, Frank..."

Sept. 15, 1995 News Feature

Day Trips
Latana Ridge Lodge, an hour's drive north of DFW, sits at the collision point of northern grasslands, eastern forests, and western prairies.
"...Lodge sits on a bluff high above Lake Ray Roberts, yet it is difficult to see even a little..."

Sept. 22, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Production Row
The Downtown Film Scene
"...by computer game whiz (and former Origin honcho) Chris Roberts and local wunderkind Robert Rodriguez. The operation splits its..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Brain Boom
Austin's Techno Geeks and Slackers Cash In
"...superstar - John Romero of id Software out of Dallas - was begging for his hand. "He wanted to..."

March 20, 1998 News Feature by Kayte VanScoy

Day Trips
"...town that was the final home of Brushy Bill Roberts, who claimed to be the famous outlaw photograph by..."

April 3, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Do You Remember Rock & Roll Radio?
The 100 Tunes of Oldies Rock Radio
"...John Roberts, a large, harried-looking gentleman who programs the Clear Channel..."

Oct. 18, 1996 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
The Austin Music Network changes administrations once again.
"...Musical Project under the auspices of managing consultant Woody Roberts, who says he hopes to correct most of the..."

Nov. 3, 2000 Music Column by Ken Lieck

TCB
Austin (and its Music Network) will endure, Scandinavia and Interpol invade, and local alt-rock is sweeter than ever on Ear Candy.
"...musical talent in the state, easily outdistancing anything Houston, Dallas, Denton, Fort Worth, Lubbock, Amarillo, or San Antonio has..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

The Heat is On
Live Fire cook-out is this Thursday
"...culinary innovators. Chefs from Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Dallas will present signature dishes that demonstrate their beef expertise..."

April 7, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Speaking of the Dead
To mark the Grateful Dead's final performances this weekend, a look back on the band's local history
"..."Dallas – got a soft machine.Houston – too close to..."

July 3, 2015 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Hot Movie Previews
Sneaking Into Summer
"...D: P.J. Hogan; with Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Cameron Diaz, Rupert Everett, Philip Bosco, M...."

May 23, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Expressing Himself
How David Bologna made the leap to Broadway and a Tony nomination in Billy Elliot the Musical
"...a friend tipped Bologna to the regional auditions in Dallas, so David and his parents, Rick and Holly, decided..."

Dec. 7, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Texas Book Festival Lineup Revealed
Attendees include Junot Díaz, Cheryl Strayed, and... Tony Danza?
"...NFL’s Cowboys, the AFL’s Texans, and the Feud for Dallas’ Pro-Football Future) Paul Elie (Reinventing Bach) Chris Elliott (The..."

Sept. 12, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

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