"...After a semester he dropped out, thinking college about film was silly, and decided to talk Nick into starting a paper. Joe and Nick did not, in fact, meet in film school (they didn't overlap), but through Ed Lowry, a legendary film personality who was the leader and teacher of a generation of UT film students that included Barbaro, Louis Black, and Marjorie Baumgarten (with a special nod to high-school-on buddy Michael Barker)..."
"...Yesterday Marge Baumgarten reminded me that it was 20 years ago this week that Ed Lowry died. Marge had been at Monument Valley for the Alamo Drafthouse's Rolling Roadshow Tour presentation of Once Upon a Time in the West..."
"...Chronicle Content: The quality level hits a certain consistency; Marjorie Baumgarten, Robert Faires, Margaret Moser, as writers and editors, lead the decade-long charge. The growing influence of the advocacy journalism of Daryl Slusher and Robert Bryce, and then Mike Clark-Madison (who brought a neighborhood-oriented sensibility), finally erase the definition of the Chronicle as simply a music and entertainment publication.Roland Swenson SXSW '91 was the most difficult year yet..."
"...Memorial Day afternoon found me at the Dobie, with much hesitation watching Lagaan, a four-hour Bollywood musical that includes about 75 minutes of cricket, which turned out to be the most delightful, completely unexpected cinematic surprise in a while. I went in reluctantly, there mostly because my wife, having seen the film after being inspired by Marge Baumgarten's review, insisted I would love it..."
"...Consequently, I'm taking more time with choosing and ordering letters (those we don't print end up online, if you're interested). I go to ask someone a question, and while walking through the office, run into Marge Baumgarten..."
"...CinemaTexas: A graduate student-run film society at UT's RTF department, where Marge Baumgarten, Nick Barbaro, Louis Black, and Ed Lowry met. CinemaTexas showed movies in conjunction with classes in the Radio-Television-Film department (where they were all graduate students) four nights a week..."
"...Ed Ward's witty book and food columns, the latter under the name Petaluma Pete. Marge Baumgarten's smart film reviews..."
"...Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003 Marge Baumgarten and I take a cab in from the airport..."
"...There is not a week that goes by that I don't miss Ed Lowry (not just think of him, but miss him, because my life is just that much emptier having known him but not knowing him now). Film Editor Marge Baumgarten probably does not spend a day when she doesn't feel the same...."
"...October, around the same time: We discover that Ed Lowry teacher, friend, Chronicle co-founder, and ongoing inspiration is deathly ill. Marge Baumgarten goes up to Dallas to be by his bedside...."
"...Among the many options, the archive is browseable by Chronicle rating and reviewer name. The opportunity to look up every review by Marge Baumgarten, Marc Savlov, Russell Smith, Hollis Chacona, Steve Davis, and Robert Faires is delightful..."
"...After talking to your film editor Marge Baumgarten about the movie review The LoveMaster received [Vol. 16, No..."
"...Starring: Steve Martin, Dan Aykroyd, Phil Hartman, Glenne Headly, Daryl Mitchell, Austin Pendleton and Chris Rock. Austin Chronicle film editor Marge Baumgarten commented the other day that Phil Silvers' Sgt..."
"...Delighted to be with Ondine, Morrison was gregarious. The first day, Marge Baumgarten, Ed Lowry, Ondine, and Morrison went to a basketball game..."
"...Delighted to be with Ondine, Morrison was gregarious. The first day while I was off somewhere, Marge Baumgarten, Ed Lowry, Ondine, and Sterling went to a basketball game..."
"...by Marjorie Baumgarten..."
"...Over in Screens, this week's feature is about Austin screenwriter phenom Tim McCanlies (The Iron Giant; Dancer, Texas Pop. 81), but editor Marge Baumgarten confides that she's doing all she can to keep up with the "endless amounts of news" being generated by The Blair Witch Project..."
"...Authors are: Marjorie Baumgarten (M.B.), Hollis Chacona (H.C.), Steve Davis (S.D.), Robert Faires (R.F.), Marc Savlov (M.S.), Russell Smith (R.S.)..."