Stopped clocks are right twice a day. Geoffrey Arend is married to Christina Hendricks. Performance artists get federal funding. Canada is south of Detroit. People wear Google Glass and think they look awesome. Some things you just can't explain, like how really shitty bands occasionally luck into r ... More >>
A few months ago, we reported on a new fast-casual concept coming to St. Louis: sushi. Owners David Culver, Clayton Park and Andrew Impagliazzo envisioned a Chiptole-like approach to sushi, instead of the usual extremes of super pricey or take-out. Their result is Flying Rolls (3674 Forest Park Aven ... More >>
Mystikal has been getting a lot of attention for an interview he did with Rolling Stone recently. In said interview, he mentions that lately he's been listening to James Brown, Sam Cooke, Master P, Ludacris, and Eddie Murphy lately, and is in the midst of working on a new album (recent singles seem ... More >>
image viaBritney Spears's new music video, "I Wanna Go," was apparently such an event that a teaser had to be released ahead of the video itself, presumably to tamp down demand, or else reduce a mounting supply of those YouTube/VEVO comments about TURNING OFF THE ADS ALREADY!!! that get thumb ... More >>
The soon to be collaborating Voices. Courtesy of NBCOh great. The judges/coaches from NBC's hit karaoke tournament vocal competition "The Voice" are going to collaborate. Specifically, Maroon 5, led by slightly soulful popster Adam Levine will be joined by Christina Aguilera to perform their ... More >>
Eddie Murphy and his 'stache.Tonight's the second annual American Mustache Institute 'Stache Bash (Roberts Orpheum Theater, 7:30 PM, $29). While the event raises funds for St. Louis Challenger Baseball, it's also a special time to celebrate Mustached Americans who have made our world a better pla ... More >>
Fernando de Sousa, Wikimedia Commons Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday. This week, she snuck into Gut Check International Headquarters on a Wednesday with this missive ... More >>
Into the Wild released on DVD
7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 11. Family Arena, 2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles
When Professor Griff talks, Joe says: listen.
The Science of Sleep
Week of February 8, 2007
Go 'head, get down
Dreamgirls soundtrack (Sony)
Jennifer Hudson nails it as a well-worn tale struggles to transcend the Ray model.
Unreal looks into the future and sees... debt and tennis shoes. Plus: a bat house for sale and a Benz full of beer.
Martin Lawrence in a crappy kid movie? Whassup with that?
With Aries Spears
The "I'm Rich Beeyatch!" Tour
Week of February 23, 2005
Racing Stripes is strictly for kids. Wait -- it's not for them, either.
Week of August 4, 2004
Do the right thing: Avoid White Chicks in bad masks
Week of June 9, 2004
A killer cat steals a wonderful movie
Week of November 26, 2003
Week of May 7, 2003
Week of February 26, 2003
Week of August 14, 2002
De Niro and Murphy play it by the numbers in Showtime, but that's not a bad thing
If you didn't like this year's movies, you didn't look hard enough. The RFT's film critics weigh in on their faves of the year.
Shrek offers an amusing, if empty, fractured fairytale
Directed by Robert Zemeckis
Directed by Bruce McCulloch
Directed by Les Mayfield
Directed by Frank Oz