Ron Shelton

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2011

    Gary McCord, Golf's Cool Commentator, Still Not Welcome At The Masters

    We wrote many moons ago about then-Valley resident Gary McCord, a professional golf commentator for CBS--it was a favorite yarn of ours about a journeyman golfer who had parleyed a quick wit into a lucrative career. Gary McCord: Unwanted (by the Masters) but still loved by most​ The hook wa ... More >>

  • Film

    August 24, 2006

    Training Day

    Feel-good football tale scores with charm and sincerity

  • Film

    June 19, 2003

    Crap Out

    Loosely based on The Gambler, Alex & Emma, sadly, takes no risks at all

  • Film

    June 12, 2003

    Hollywood Babble-On

    Ron Shelton tries to mock the L.A. cop buddy movie, but the joke's mostly on him

  • Film

    May 15, 2003

    Think Different

    Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?

  • Film

    February 20, 2003

    Blue Cross-breed

    Ron Shelton combines Ellroy and Ayer to get a familiar bad-cop movie in which L.A. burns

  • Culture

    March 28, 2002

    The Pitch

    In 1988, Ron Shelton made Bull Durham. In 2002, it couldn't be done.

  • Film

    January 27, 2000

    Pummel Figurines

    Play It to the Bone lacks punch

  • Film

    January 2, 1997

    Hype, Hype, Hooray

    Remembering 1996's overlooked--and way overrated--films

  • Film

    August 15, 1996

    Water-Hazard World

    Tin Cup: Kevin Costner defeated in golf war

  • Film

    January 12, 1995