Every Friday, Riptide brings you the most eye-catching mugshots taken the previous week (or thereabouts) in Miami-Dade County. Yes, there is some mockery of bad neck tattoos, but also adulation directed at perps who just plain look more badass than we ever will. This is the italicized intro to th ... More >>
A laugh in the kitchen at The ForgeThere aren't many restaurants on Miami Beach that have been around since 1920. The Forge is one of em', and its storied past swims in local history like a mangrove snapper in the salty waters off the south coast. Owner Shareef Malnik's steady hand on the tiller, ... More >>
The only thing scarier than chicks with Rick Scott's eyes: Rick Scott with Rick Scott's eyes.In case the real Gov. Rick Scott hasn't given you enough nightmare fuel to last a thousand bloody dreams, our in-house graphics department (commonly called "Pam Shavalier") has compiled a new collection f ... More >>
Happy New Year, party people! You've seen Boardwalk Empire, right? Well, if you've watched bug-eyed Steve Buscemi partying it up in the prohibition era and thought, "That's my kind of party," then Transit Lounge's shindig is the place for you. Because the Little Havana hangout is bringing back ... More >>
Renée Zellweger is the anti-Norma Rae in New in Town.
Ft. Lauderdale's Cafe Martorano and its owner Steve Martorano exert the media-industry equivalent of gravitational pull. He and his restaurant attract attention. Da guy's a star yaknowwhadamean? He's got his landmark South Florida headquarters, a joint in Vegas, national tv spots cookin meatballs, G ... More >>
Miami's quintessential bad boy climbs back in the ring with The Wrestler.
Robert Wilson's cutting-edge portraits bring something new to the frame.
A critical re-evaluation of Adam Sandler.
Two straight guys pretend to be gay and turn out to be humanists in Chuck & Larry
Cartoon kids poke around Spielberg's Monster House
Your three-month forecast of the summer's top movies
Some interesting horror flicks, a couple of relationship movies, and plenty of action save summer from sequels
Two years later, a digital-video short film became an overnight ad sensation
Someone oughta put a Capra in Sandler's behind
Sandler and Spade continue their avid quest to dumb down America
Joel and Ethan Coen pull down the pants on their first film
January 28 - February 3, 1999
The malling of American cinema has left audiences with little choice but to take their Prozac and like it