How Hollywood came to 1950s Texas with a message of change and emerged with an enigmatic legend.
How the essence of the Lone Star State was captured on film.
There’s a scene toward the end of Smokey and the Bandit where a truck driver has just purposely torn the door off of Buford T. Justice’s already roof-less car with the bumper of his big rig. Sheriff Justice goes off on a tirade directed at the disappearing rig that ends…
Once and for all: What are the ten best Texas films of all time?
The grumpy Texas literary legend rips the Texas art and music mecca in his review of a new book about Elizabeth Taylor, calling Marfa "as bleak a place as you'll find in America."
Were Bonnie and Clyde just a couple of crazy kids?
Director: George StevensPlot: Rancher with East Coast bride sees Texas transformed by discovery of oil. Excerpts from our roundtable discussion: LEAGUE: It’s a deeply flawed movie, but if we’re here to talk about Texas movies, then Giant has to be on the list. I mean, subject material,…
One Texan’s tribute to Liz.
Don Graham rereads The Gay Place.
The players. The stories. A special report on our booming film business.