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Roadside Oddity: The Giant Uvalde Cut-outs

February 15, 2024 | By Sarah Thurmond

Our state is full of novelties, many of which have a peculiar story of how they came to be on their particular bend of the road—and we’re on a quest to tell them all.

Director John Sayles on the Making of ‘Lone Star’

January 18, 2024 | By Matt Zoller Seitz

John Sayles is one of the great American independent filmmakers. His epic 1996 drama Lone Star, which received a new release from The Criterion Collection this month, is one of his masterpieces.

9 Can’t-Miss Sport Movies Set in Texas

August 22, 2022 | By Amelia Nonemacher

It’s a well-known fact that Texans are passionate about sports. From larger-than-life personalities to sensational backstories to famous come-from-behind wins, sports in the Lone Star State are particularly well suited for film adaptations.

10 Texas Books That Defined 2020

December 20, 2020 | By S. Kirk Walsh

It’d Be a Lot Cooler if You Read Alright, Alright, Alright: An Oral History of Richard Linklater’s Dazed and Confused

November 10, 2020 | By

This fall marks the 27th anniversary of the release of Richard Linklater’s iconic, coming-of-age movie, Dazed and Confused.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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