Houston Matters

Full Show: Remembering Stan Lee, And Howard Hughes The Womanizer (Nov. 13, 2018)

Posted on · On Tuesday's Houston Matters: We learn why authorities have searched the offices of a prominent attorney. Plus, we remember comic book icon Stan Lee. Then, writer Karina Longworth uses Howard Hughes to illustrate some of the challenges women faced in the Golden Age of Hollywood. Plus, we discuss the contributions of women in the arts. And we meet Houston's new youth poet laureate.

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Why Are Marvel Comics’ Movies So Successful at the Box Office?

Posted on · Summer is still, technically,Âa few weeks off, but another summer season of big-budget, comic book-themed movie releases is already well underway, withÂCaptain America: The Winter SoldierÂandÂThe Amazing Spider-Man 2Âraking in revenue at the box office.ÂThey’ll be joinedÂshortly byÂX-Men: Days of Future PastÂandÂGuardians of the Galaxy. All of these films trace their roots to Marvel Comics, […]