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Film News

Casting shuffles for Malick's new picture and more

Screens Column, Dec. 28, 2007

Books from the University Press of Kentucky's Philosophy of Pop Culture series

How could any true film nerd resist a book with a chapter titled "Symbolism, Meaning, and Nihilism in Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction"?; and a new book from the Philosophy of Popular Culture series contends that science fiction is the only film genre truly centered on the question of what it means to be a human being

Screens Review, Dec. 28, 2007

Instant Karma Come to Get You, Horns

Sports Daily, Dec. 14, 2007 2:16 PM

Geek Out!

Gifts for Trekkies, Anglophiles, and arthouse obscurists

Screens Feature, Dec. 14, 2007

Film News

Festival huzzahs

Screens Column, Dec. 14, 2007

Film News

Local production heats up, and a UT professor makes it to the Oscar doc short list

Screens Column, Nov. 30, 2007

Female Trouble

With mounting debt and rising rent, BookWoman faces closure, again

Books Feature, Nov. 30, 2007

The Big Squeeze

The writers' strike hits close to home

Screens Feature, Nov. 16, 2007

Film News

Casting news for Terrence Malick's new film, meet the new AFS communications manager, and more

Screens Column, Nov. 16, 2007

Bad News Horns

Sports Daily, Nov. 13, 2007 6:11 PM

Mack Brown: Mr. Nice Guy or a Winner Lusting for Blood?

Sports Daily, Nov. 6, 2007 5:27 PM

Film News

Little children and Little Children; plus, the Texas Bigfoot

Screens Column, Nov. 2, 2007

Temples and Playgrounds

Previewing the 2007 Texas Book Festival, Nov. 3-4

Books Feature, Nov. 2, 2007

An Open Letter to Jamaal Charles

Sports Daily, Oct. 29, 2007 5:33 PM

Family Style

Fatherhood gives Bella director Alejandro Gomez Monteverde new insight

Screens Feature, Oct. 26, 2007

New Stories From the South: 2007 – The Year's Best

Isolation, family dysfunction, dogs, brutal weather, and regret

Books Review, Oct. 26, 2007

Remaining Texas Football Is Pure Peanut Butter

Sports Daily, Oct. 23, 2007 1:34 PM

Film News

Jeff Nichols' Shotgun Stories wins the Narrative Jury Award at AFF; plus, Pras, NAMAC, and Willem Dafoe

Screens Column, Oct. 19, 2007

Hint to Mack Brown: The Run Is Passé

Sports Daily, Oct. 16, 2007 12:45 PM

The Passion of Bob Stoops

Sports Daily, Oct. 9, 2007 10:42 AM

When Little Blue Men Fight the War at Home

Scott Prendergast on 'Kabluey'

Screens Feature, Oct. 5, 2007

Film News

Chalk and jumping off bridges finally see DVD, while Fantastic Fest becomes a beast

Screens Column, Oct. 5, 2007

A Conversation Between Coaches Brown and Stoops

Sports Daily, Oct. 4, 2007 1:27 AM

Fearsome Freshmen Phenom Fantasies

Sports Daily, Sep. 24, 2007 1:27 PM

Film News

Beth Sepko brings home an Emmy, plus things are about to get horrific here

Screens Column, Sep. 21, 2007

Horns Squeak by CFU, but Should Pass on the Purple Drank

Sports Daily, Sep. 17, 2007 4:48 PM

Bobcats, Bears, and Boko

Sports Daily, Sep. 17, 2007 11:24 AM

Keeping up With the Joneses and the Charleses

Sports Daily, Sep. 10, 2007 7:40 PM

Film News

Texas Filmmakers' Production Fund grant winners, plus The Unforeseen, Bella, and 'Chickenfüt'

Screens Column, Sep. 7, 2007

TCU: Regular or Extra Christiany?

Sports Daily, Sep. 6, 2007 1:28 PM

Imposters Take Toll On Me and Mack Brown

Sports Daily, Sep. 4, 2007 11:19 AM

UT/Arkansas State Preview

Sports Daily, Aug. 31, 2007 12:59 PM

Film News

The Austin Film Festival gets Stoned; plus, a Texas Filmmakers' Production Fund update

Screens Column, Aug. 24, 2007

Film News

Forgiveness, All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, and more

Screens Column, Aug. 10, 2007

Film News

It would behoove you to read this and read it quickly

Screens Column, Jul. 27, 2007

Film News

Austinite Chris Eska's August Evening wins big at LAFF, a year after locals Gretchen and Chalk did

Screens Column, Jul. 13, 2007

Studio Involvement

Catherine Parrington and the future of the Austin film industry

Screens Feature, Jul. 6, 2007

Film News

Projects aplenty

Screens Column, Jun. 29, 2007

Weathering the Storm

The Austin Lightning look to gain a foothold in Austin as soccer is primed for the national spotlight

Sports Feature, Jun. 22, 2007

Film News

The governor signs off on incentives, leads chorus of dumb quotes

Screens Column, Jun. 15, 2007

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