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Texas City Deserves Better Than “Red Rocket”

Sean Baker's signature brand of poverty porn arrives in the Lone Star State to paint a less-than-nuanced picture of an East Texas oil town

Food & Drink

Why a Houston Bar Is Serving Pappy Van Winkle at Cost

For one day, Eight Row Flint wants you to simply enjoy a good whiskey without mortgaging your home


Review: Hotel Otto Is a Fort Worth “Micro Resort” Made from Shipping Containers

The eight rooms are joined by a pool, bocce court and fun-loving Italian restaurant


Sean Baker Discusses “Red Rocket,” Simon Rex and the Cinema of Sex Work

Baker's latest film lends his trademark empathy and gentleness to a down-on-his-luck "suitcase pimp" in Gulf Coast Texas