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In the Mood for Love
Because the two lovers at the heart of this lush period piece never verbalize or consummate their feelings, “mood” is the right word to characterize this stunningly evocative Chinese love story.
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Film Review  March 9, 2001, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...And trust me, it's an unforgettable, and oft-repeated, image. It's a movie that's tactile and moody -- and, no doubt, something of a memory piece for Wong, whose childhood belongs to this period..."

The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
Our picks for the Nov. 7 election
News Story  October 20, 2006
"...Partisanship and hoary headline-hogging have defined Abbott's tenure, and we'd be happy to see him go; we're even happier his challenger is as strongly spined as David Van Os.Supreme Court, Place 2: William E. "Bill" Moody El Paso Judge Bill Moody has received some incidental publicity from his 1,000-mile campaign walk across Texas..."

The State of Texas: "Pro-life, Pro-guns, Anti-Obama"
News Story  November 6, 2014, by Richard Whittaker
"...If the Dems were finding a degree of gallows humor in the smallest oddities, then the Republicans over at ACL Live at the Moody Theater were simply ebullient. The entire roster of statewide officeholders and newly elected was present (except for new Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick, who held his own victory party in Houston)..."

First Snow
A moody thriller that tries to thumb its nose at fatalism, First Snow features another great performance from Guy Pearce.
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Film Review  April 20, 2007, by Marjorie Baumgarten
"...And so too, fate is the big question mark hanging over the head of Jimmy Starks (Pearce), the hero of First Snow. A moody thriller, First Snow follows in the footprints of this cinema of fatalism, yet it brings little new to the genre apart from another outstanding performance by Pearce, whose slick salesman Jimmy has the nerve to challenge his fate..."

True Believers? Painted Redstarts!
A second generation guit-army
DAILY Music  March 4, 2015, by Raoul Hernandez
"...At the close of Alejandro Escovedo’s heroic United Sounds of Austin concert at the Moody Theatre January 2014, a three-hour overview of local music history as recounted in words, pictures, and song by Terry Allen, Roky Erickson, Butch Hancock, Lucinda Williams, and many others, the Painted Redstarts scrambled onstage for one final number. Introduced by Jon Dee Graham, the teens then ripped a page from his and Escovedo’s good book: the True Believers’ “She’s Got.” Killed is what she got...."

Chronicle Endorsements
For the Nov. 4 General Election
News Story  October 17, 2014, by The Chronicle Editorial Board
"...Supreme Court Chief Justice: William Moody, D..."

Partisan Races
Looking at the statewide, legislative, and county ballot
News Story  October 16, 2014, by The Chronicle Editorial Board
"...Sid Miller, partially responsible for shoving the Legislature to the right, only to be evicted by the Tea Party. If this is the best either party can do for this important office, then a plague on both their houses. Supreme Court Chief Justice: William Moody Supreme Court Place 6: Lawrence Edward Meyers Supreme Court Place 7: Gina Benavides Court of Criminal Appeals Place 3: John Granburg..."

Austin Critics Table Awards 2013
Arts writers raise their glasses to outstanding art in list of nominees
Arts Story  May 24, 2013, by Robert Faires
"...The most recognized musical was Ragtime, produced by Zach Theatre to open its Topfer Theatre, also receiving seven nominations. Earning six nominations each were The Poison Squad, an ingenious devised drama by theatre collective the Duplicates; the comedy Under Construction, another madcap theatrical mash-up by Charles Mee directed by David Long for the Mary Moody Northen Theatre; and the Blue Lapis Light aerial dance work Heaven-Earth-One, which has been revived and can be seen on the Long Center Terrace – and above it – through Sunday, May 26...."

The Race To Balance Out the Supremes
Dems, Libertarians vie to break GOP lock
News Story  October 22, 2010, by Jordan Smith
"...Bill Moody (D)..."

Road Sign Language
Lost Highway Screenwriter Barry Gifford
Screens Story  February 28, 1997, by Sid Moody
"...Barry Gifford: What would happen if one day you woke up and you were an entirely different person? That you weren't Sid Moody. You perhaps had some inkling of Sid Moody, but you didn't know who Sid Moody was..."

Art Par Excellence
The nominees for the 2014-15 Austin Critics Table Awards
DAILY Arts  May 20, 2015
"...Love and Information, Mary Moody Northen Theatre..."

Another Round of Praise
Nominations for the 2007-2008 Austin Critics Table Awards
Arts Story  May 9, 2008, by Robert Faires
"...Death and the King's Horseman, Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ProArts Collective..."

The Unwanted
Sheridan Le Fanu's vampire story Carmilla is given a Southern Gothic edge
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Film Review  May 22, 2015, by Marc Savlov
"...Searching for her mother, the sturdy-looking Carmilla (Orr) arrives by bus at mom’s last known address, a backwater manse owned by wild-maned Troy (Katt) and his daughter Laura (wild-eyed gamine Fierman, late of V/H/S). Troy professes that he knows nothing of Carmilla’s family, but Laura soon confesses otherwise, setting off a chain of events that’s foreshadowed by all manner of moody insert shots, including a deadly-looking kitchen knife early on..."

Outstanding!
Nominations for the 2006-2007 Austin Critics Table Awards
Arts Story  May 18, 2007, by Robert Faires
"...Parade, Mary Moody Northen Theatre..."

Into the Pink
Interview With Filmmaker and Novelist Gus Van Sant
Screens Story  February 20, 1998, by Sid Moody
"...GVS: No. Sid Moody is a recipient of a 1997-98 grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts...."

Star Turns
The nominees for the 2015-16 Austin Critics Table Awards
DAILY Arts  May 9, 2016, by Robert Faires
"...Earning the most attention from the group was Mary Moody Northen Theatre's Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, which received eight nominations..."

Fall Film Previews
September
Screens Story  September 11, 1998
"...One sunny day in 1901 Australia, three schoolgirls mysteriously vanish during the course of a class outing. The moody, atmospheric work from 1975 is one of the attention-getting early films by The Truman Show director Peter Weir..."

Top of the Line
The nominees for the 2011 Austin Critics Table Awards
Arts Story  May 27, 2011, by Robert Faires
"...The Imaginary Invalid, Mary Moody Northen Theatre..."

A Year's Cheers
The nominees for the 2010 Austin Critics Table Awards
Arts Story  May 14, 2010, by Robert Faires
"...bobrauschenbergamerica, Mary Moody Northen Theatre..."

Writes of Winter
Books Review  February 4, 1999
"...Standing within the KGB's red walls, surrounded by portraits of Soviet dignitaries, both the published and the aspiring came to share fiction and nonfiction of quality. Several writers found acceptance by publishers following their KGB readings, and many of the names -- Junot Diaz, Rick Moody, A.M..."

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