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Luv Doc Recommends: Dexter Freebish
Antone's, Saturday, March 6, 2004
"...out the big return of local pop star favorites, Dexter Freebish. In 1999 Dexter Freebish won the John Lennon..."

March 5, 2004 Column by The Luv Doc

Death Watch: Was Dexter Johnson Condemned by His Own Attorney?
Inmate's new co-counsel seeks to terminate longtime attorney for bad lawyering
"...Dexter Johnson isn't going to die without a fight. The..."

April 26, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

The (Graphic) Case of Charles Dexter Ward
A classic Lovecraft story gets the comic-book treatment
"...himself wasn't so enamored of his "Case of Charles Dexter Ward," leaving it to be published only after his..."

April 12, 2013 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Review: Sophisticated Giant
The long-awaited bio of sax legend Dexter Gordon is here
"...Before Dexter Gordon died in 1990, he asked his wife to..."

Oct. 23, 2018 Arts Post by Jay Trachtenberg

Livin' Large!
"...Blanche Baker, Julia Campbell, Bernie Mcinerney and Loretta Devine. Dexter Jackson (Carson) wants to be a TV news reporter..."

Sept. 20, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Rocketman
A biopic of Elton John be as spectacular and catty as the man himself
"...Directed by: Dexter Fletcher. Starring: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Gemma..."

June 7, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Born Free
Dissecting delectably devious Dexter
"...Delightfully demented Dexter dispatched dearly dapper Andy Williams. As etched in entrails..."

Sept. 7, 2007 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Leaving Town
On the verge of their hard-earned future, Dexter Freebish contemplates a life of Saturdays.
"...half-dozen-odd years since the germs of what would become Dexter Freebish first began coming together, the members of the..."

Oct. 6, 2000 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

The Cure
"...bad boy Erik entering into an unlikely friendship with Dexter, the introverted boy next door who has contracted AIDS..."

April 21, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

One Day
This gimmicky romantic drama charts 20 years of one British couple's ups and downs in one-day blips.
"...starts in 1988, with study-in-contrasts classmates Emma (Hathaway) and Dexter (Sturgess) falling into bed with each other on their..."

Aug. 19, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Weirdsville
Weirdsville accomplishes something that is rare for Canadian-made comedies: It's actually funny.
"...or face the consequences. Best pals Royce (Bentley) and Dexter (Speedman) are a couple of hapless, aimless drug Hoovers..."

Oct. 5, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Pulse
Pulse, the American remake of Kiyoshi Kurosawa's 2001 horror film Kairo, is the McDonald's Unhappy Meal to the original's elegantly obtuse sashimi o' sorrow.
"...gray and eventually vanishing. From there on out, it's Dexter and Mattie against the dead, whose malefic spirits have..."

Aug. 18, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

God's Pocket
Philip Seymour Hoffman, in one of his last performances, heads up a terrific ensemble cast for this offbeat drama adapted from a Pete Dexter novel.
"...Adapted by Slattery and Alex Metcalf from Pete Dexter’s first novel, God’s Pocket is a rather dark and..."

May 16, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Paperboy
This lurid Southern tale by the director of Precious shows that he still knows how to push people's buttons – and gather an all-star cast to sell the goods.
"...frustrating spectacle. Based on the 1995 novel by Pete Dexter, who co-wrote the screenplay with Daniels, The Paperboy seems..."

Oct. 26, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Gamer
Gerard Butler stars in this futuristic thriller set in a multiplayer online gaming universe.
"...are controlled by billionaire virtual-reality TV überproducer Ken Castle (Dexter's Hall), who, it goes without saying, has ulterior motives..."

Sept. 11, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

White Egret Farm: Waiting on a Thanksgiving Turkey
Is a local organic farm stiffing its workers?
"...meat products. However, the farm and its owner, Lee Dexter, also seem to be earning a reputation for stiffing..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature by Michael King

TDH Cuts the Egret's Cheese
TDH shuts down cheese production at White Egret Farm.
"...sanitary conditions and aged at least 60 days. Lee Dexter, who makes and sells raw goat cheese at her..."

Nov. 30, 2001 News Feature by Amy Smith

Dexter: The First Season
Moral responsibility extends even to the amoral
"...Dexter: The First SeasonShowtime/Paramount, $39.98..."

Sept. 14, 2007 Screens Review by Raoul Hernandez

Eddie the Eagle
The inspirational story of Great Britain's Olympics underdog
"...Directed by: Dexter Fletcher. Starring: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Walken, Jo..."

March 4, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Day Trips
"...White Egret Farm, agriculture is a hands-on experience. Lee Dexter, the farm's owner, feels it is important that everyone,..."

Nov. 1, 1996 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

TV Eye
Eager for new content, the networks are dipping into premium cables coffers
"...starting to migrate to broadcast TV, as in Showtime's Dexter coming to CBS and USA's Monk and Psych appearing..."

Feb. 8, 2008 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

TV Eye
Testosterone on tap
"...(The Day of the Jackal). Elliott stars as Calvin Dexter, a former Special Forces operative during the Vietnam War...."

March 31, 2006 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

TV Eye
Who might win what and why
"...Guild Awards include AMC's Mad Men and Breaking Bad, Dexter (Showtime), Lost (ABC), and Friday Night Lights (NBC). Nominated..."

Dec. 25, 2009 Screens Column by Belinda Acosta

An Unfit Man
Honorable mention
"...house in Santa Fe which he had designed for Dexter Long, his college roommate. He had ignored the evidence..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Books Feature by Martin H. Boozer

Identifying the Impulse
"...Carnegie Hall, Lion was transfixed by the power and dexterity of boogie-woogie pianists Albert Ammons and Meade Lux Lewis...."

Dec. 18, 1998 Music Feature by Jeff Mccord

Jazz Sides
"...DEXTER GORDON..."

June 12, 1998 Music Review

Reissues
"...noted, and the dark, warm, medium-sized tone that prompted Dexter Gordon to label him "the middleweight champ of the..."

Dec. 13, 1996 Music Feature

Snake Blood
"...nose by a rattler when my insanely paranoid boyfriend Dexter and I took a roadside break on our way..."

April 28, 1995 Features Feature by Suzy Banks

2019 Sees Decline in Texas Executions
Still, concerns of the fairness and accuracy of the state's death penalty system remain
"...federal courts. (Three, the report notes, received multiple reprieves: Dexter John­son, Ruben Gutierrez, and Patrick Murphy.)..."

Dec. 20, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Death Watch: Mark Soliz Hopes One Stay Leads to Another
Death row inmate argues fetal alcohol spectrum disorder renders him unfit for execution
"...Court of Appeals stayed the execution of mentally disabled Dexter Johnson, another Texas death row inmate is hoping for..."

Sept. 6, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

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