Kimberley Jones

Editor

A graduate of the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas, Kimberley Jones has written about film, books, and pop culture for The Austin Chronicle since 2000. The Association of Alternative Newsmedia awarded her film reviews first place for Arts Criticism in 2013.

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Revew: Gloria Bell
Gloria Bell
Julianne Moore excels (as always) in this funny, poignant character study

Movie Review, March 22, 2019

Trump’s Twitter Library, a Ferris Wheel of Cheese, and More From the Wide, Weird World of SXSW
Festival-adjacent events abound!
Festival-adjacent events abound!

Features, March 7, 2019

Our #1 Friend Crushes at SXSW 2019
Our #1 Friend Crushes at SXSW 2019
Eight panelists we want to be our SXBFFs

SXSW, March 5, 2019

Revew: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
The dragon riders finally come in to land as the trilogy definitively ends

Movie Review, Feb. 22, 2019

<i>Game of Thrones</i> Is Coming to SXSW. Let the Bloodletting Begin.
Game of Thrones Is Coming to SXSW. Let the Bloodletting Begin.
Hit HBO show launches massive blood drive, SXSW activation

SXSW, Feb. 19, 2019

Celebrating the 2018/19 Austin Music Industry Award Winners
Celebrating the 2018/19 Austin Music Industry Award Winners
Behind-the-scenes players of Austin music get their night

Music, Feb. 18, 2019

Austin Approaches Peak Boopability With Dogist and WeRateDogs Visits
Austin Approaches Peak Boopability With Dogist and WeRateDogs Visits
Pup-centric fundraisers draw social media stars

Chron Events, Feb. 7, 2019

Soderbergh’s Netflix Basketball Film <i>High Flying Bird</i> Shoots, Mostly Scores
Review: Soderbergh’s Netflix Basketball Film High Flying Bird
But just because you can shoot on a phone doesn’t mean you should

Screens, Feb. 5, 2019

Texas Institute of Letters Honors <i>Chronicle</i> Arts Editor Robert Faires
Texas Institute of Letters Honors Chronicle Arts Editor Robert Faires
Longtime writer and critic one of 17 inducted in TIL

Arts, Jan. 30, 2019

North by Northwest Brewery on Slaughter Lane to Close
North by Northwest Brewery on Slaughter Lane to Close
Restaurant and brewery announces closure date of Feb. 2

Food, Jan. 29, 2019

Blue Star Kitchen + Bar Closes
Blue Star Kitchen + Bar Closes
Family eatery priced out of Rosedale neighborhood

Food, Jan. 29, 2019

Revew: Serenity
Serenity
Matthew McConaughey's beach thriller drowns in red herrings

Movie Review, Jan. 25, 2019

Review: <I>A Discovery of Witches</i>
Review: A Discovery of Witches
Miniseries shakes Twilight's shadow for a more feminist fantasy

Screens, Jan. 16, 2019

AFS Spotlights the Early Work of <I>Support the Girls</I> Director Andrew Bujalski
AFS Spotlights the Early Work of Support the Girls Director Andrew Bujalski
Three from the heart

Screens, Jan. 3, 2019

Ring in the New Year With a Binge Watch
Ring in the New Year With a Binge Watch
12 streaming shows to get you to midnight and beyond

Screens, Dec. 27, 2018

Revew: Vice
Vice
Unsubtle Dick Cheney bio-pic is the political bludgeon we deserve

Movie Review, Dec. 21, 2018

Revew: People’s Republic of Desire
People’s Republic of Desire
China's terrifying social media dystopia makes new media slaves

Movie Review, Dec. 14, 2018

Revew: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald‎
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald‎
Fewer beasts, but a much better story, make this sequel magical

Movie Review, Nov. 16, 2018

Revew: Monrovia, Indiana
Monrovia, Indiana
Frederick Wiseman's passive observation gets mired in rural life

Movie Review, Nov. 16, 2018

Revew: Dr. Seuss' The Grinch
Dr. Seuss' The Grinch
Everyone's favorite Christmas misanthrope loses his edge

Movie Review, Nov. 9, 2018

"Best of" Scooter Outrage
We asked our readers what they think about scooters. They had words.

Chronolog, Nov. 7, 2018

<i>Chronicle</i> News Editor Changing of the Guard
Chronicle News Editor Changing of the Guard
Outro Chase Hoffberger, intro Mike Clark-Madison

News, Oct. 18, 2018

Austin Music Awards Announces First Honorees of 2019 Ceremony
Austin Music Awards Announces First Honorees
Alejandro Escovedo, Dianne Scott to be fêted at Feb. 27 AMAs

Music, Oct. 17, 2018

What’cha Watchin’?
What'cha Watchin'?
Hifalutin Shakespeare, a heavenly sitcom, and the highly gross mortifications of the pubescent body: small-screen recommendations from Editor Kim Jones

Screens, Oct. 4, 2018

Second Cruz/O'Rourke Debate Postponed
Cruz to stay in D.C. for Kavanaugh confirmation vote

News, Sept. 28, 2018

UPDATED: Lil Wayne, Phoenix Added to ACL Fest Lineup
UPDATED: Lil Wayne, Phoenix Added to ACL Fest Lineup
French quartet and rapper to take sting off Childish Gambino departure

Music, Sept. 27, 2018

Revew: The Sisters Brothers
The Sisters Brothers
A murderers’ row of great actors in this contract killer Western comedy

Movie Review, Sept. 28, 2018

Revew: The Wife
The Wife
Glenn Close is icily brilliant as a woman who refuses to be diminished

Movie Review, Sept. 7, 2018

Revew: Mr. Fish: Cartooning From the Deep End
Mr. Fish: Cartooning From the Deep End
Documentary explores the dying art of controversial editorial cartoons

Movie Review, Aug. 31, 2018

Happy Trail (of Lights) to You
Happy Trail (of Lights) to You
54th annual Zilker Park tradition returns Dec. 10-23

Chron Events, Aug. 21, 2018

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