"...But there's no doubt that Creased Comics author and musician Brad Neely deserves the attention, because what he's made is very good indeed. And the premiere screening at New York Underground piqued the interest of a lot of people, among them Laurel Row, managing director of the Cinematexas International Short Film Festival (for which this writer used to be a staff member and now serves as a curator at large)...."
"...This is one of those movies where every role is filled to perfection by just the right person with just the right face, just the right personality. He borrowed Warren William, his leading man, from Warner Brothers, where he was the king of Pre-Code movies..."
"...They're not the only directors with Austin roots in today's massive lineup drop: PJ Raval has his latest short, "Come and Take It," about the "cocks not Glocks" campus carry protest; Grow Up Tony Phillips creator Emily Hagins brings her new series Hold to Your Best Self; and the unstoppable force that is author/columnist/comedian/filmmaker Owen Egerton adds the Rooster Teeth-backed Blood Fest (the first of two films he has worked on this year) to the Midnighters programming...."
"...Wednesday Picks BROWNOUT..."
"...• ANOTHER BID FOR FREEDOM Lawyers for death row inmate Rodney Reed filed a final appeal with the Court of Criminal Appeals on April 21 seeking relief for Reed, who maintains he is innocent of the 1996 murder in Bastrop of Stacey Stites. In his latest appeal, Reed provides additional, detailed evidence about several sexual assaults allegedly committed by Stites' then-fiancé, former Georgetown Police Sgt..."
"...The live souvenir business has been good to the Scabs and the Scabs are pretty good about their live souvenirs. Part of the Scabs' strategy for keeping large crowds coming back week after week is a deep, ever-changing set list and More Than a Feeling reflects frontman Bob Schneider's prolific songwriting well with 18 new tunes..."