Alexander the Great

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    The Man Who Saved the Union: H.W. Brands Talks U.S. Grant

    H.W. Brands' new book The Man Who Saved the Union is not the first book we've encountered about Ulysses S. Grant this year, but it's certainly the most voluminous. Brands, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, was in St. Louis yesterday to talk about the book at the Missouri History Muse ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    Hometown Hero Devon Alexander: An Editor's Note

    The opening spread from RFT's 2005 profile featuring "Alexander the Great."​ Last week, Daily RFT published a brief post about the announcement that Don King Productions had booked the St. Charles Family Arena for a June 25 boxing card featuring hometown hero Devon Alexander. The day after th ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 4, 2010
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    June 3, 2009
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    August 31, 2005

    Beat Beholden

    Beat Fest brings it

  • News

    July 6, 2005

    Blade Run

    "It's easier to get your genitals pierced than to get a good shave in St. Louis"

  • News

    May 25, 2005

    The Corner Man

    Your boy wonder lost his title and won't take your calls. What's a trainer to do? Find another prodigy.

  • Film

    December 22, 2004

    Crash and Yearn

    Howard Hughes gets what he wants, in this case a fun and loving biopic

  • Film

    November 24, 2004

    Call Him Al

    An epic story turns human -- and fallible -- in Oliver Stone's Alexander

  • Culture

    August 30, 2000

    Write and Wrong

    Chris McQuarrie won an Oscar for Usual Suspects, to which Hollywood responded, 'Big deal'

  • Film

    August 25, 1999


    Co-written and directed by Albert Brooks