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Movie Magic
Acclaimed indie director Richard Linklater spent part of his boyhood in Houston, so it makes sense that he sets many of the pivotal scenes of his remarkable movie, Boyhood, in ...
Perry's Magical Memes
The Internet can be such a dark, sad place. But it can also turn, say, a really good mugshot of Governor Rick Perry into a magical meme. Mere minutes after ...
Links We Love
Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...
Music Matters
“I knew that the writing was good enough — that the cream would finally come to the top. I always knew, I just figured I’d be dead when that happened ...
KHOU CultureMap Moment
In this week's KHOU CultureMap Moment, Channel 11 Morning News anchor Lily Jang and CultureMap's resident expert-about-everything Joel Luks visit the Downtown Aquarium, where Shark Weekend is in ...
Keep Austin Strippy
If you don't know who Farrah Abraham is, we salute you. If you do know who Farrah Abraham is, it's OK. Let us all wallow in our secret ...
CultureMap Interview
Film adaptations of young adult novels are all the rage nowadays, but one popular YA book — The Giver by Lois Lowry — had to wait more than 20 years to make ...
Film Food for Thought
Adapting a book into a film can be a thankless job. Not only must you attempt to please fans of the book — who want every tiny detail put up on ...
The Review Is In
Anybody who’s seen, say, at least five Woody Allen movies — a fraction of what he’s made during the last 40 or so years — knows that almost all of ...
Relive the '90s
Last week, I broke out my Doc Martens, donned my very best baby doll dress and took a flying leap back into the '90s. Well, that's not entirely true ...
Links We Love
Editor's note: There's so much that's beautiful, funny, smart and informative on the Internet. Problem is, there's also a bunch of garbage. Here's the best ...
Houston's Coachella
Warehouse Live in collaboration with Lucky's Pub, Bud Light, BBVA Compass Stadium and others, is introducing a new type of festival to the Bayou City. Houston Whatever Fest, the ...
Good Job, JC!
Juan Carlos' wild ride on America's Got Talent ended Wednesday night. The Montrose Rollerblader, who regularly entertains Houston motorists along Montrose Boulevard and Allen Parkway with his spins and ...
Jim Parsons' Crazy Payday
The Big Bang Theory contract fight has ended in out-of-this-world new contracts for the show's biggest stars, including Houston's own Jim Parsons. Kaley Cuoco, Johnny Galecki and Parsons ...
Movie Time
Up until this point, comic book movies have focused on characters that have either proven popular across the board or those with such a history that a movie about them ...
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