Kent Oscar, P.i.

NR Directed by Kenneth Austin. Starring Rick Bartlett, Chris Dannenberg, Mike Gerecke, Lisa Mackenzie, Michael Austin.

Not reviewed at press time. Round Rock resident Kenneth Austin shot this detective film in various Austin locations. The first-timer's film is a noir-styled murder mystery about a private eye who is enlisted to solve the murder of Sausage King millionaire Eddie Pflutzensteiner. The man's golddigging young widow is the prime suspect but there's also suspicion about his psycho daughter, Sybil. And then there are those dreams about the alien spaceships.

A note to readers: Bold and uncensored, The Austin Chronicle has been Austin’s independent news source for almost 40 years, expressing the community’s political and environmental concerns and supporting its active cultural scene. Now more than ever, we need your support to continue supplying Austin with independent, free press. If real news is important to you, please consider making a donation of $5, $10 or whatever you can afford, to help keep our journalism on stands.

Support the Chronicle  

READ MORE
More by Marjorie Baumgarten
Ash Is Purest White
The emotional cost of a life of crime across two decades in Northern China

March 22, 2019

The Wedding Guest
A simmering thriller of international abduction and pursuit

March 22, 2019

KEYWORDS FOR THIS FILM

Kent Oscar, P.i., Kenneth Austin, Rick Bartlett, Chris Dannenberg, Mike Gerecke, Lisa Mackenzie, Michael Austin

MORE IN THE ARCHIVES
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle