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The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
This long-awaited follow-up to Troy Duffy's violent, pulpy cult original is dead on arrival.
"...Director Duffy's wickedly bloodthirsty and strangely humorous The Boondock Saints was a cult hit waiting to happen that somehow..."

Dec. 4, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

All Saints
Planting seeds to save a church
"...In the world of faith-based films, All Saints strikes an unusual tone in its devotion to..."

Sept. 1, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Eight Reasons to Watch the Saints/Texans Game This Sunday
"...Sunday the Houston Texans will host the New Orleans Saints in the first head-to-head battle between the No. 1..."

Nov. 16, 2007 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

When the Saints Go Marching In
"...according to any source I check, the New Orleans Saints earned themselves a first-round bye in the NFC playoffs..."

Jan. 4, 2007 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints
Montiel's debut feature about growing up in Astoria, Queens, in the mid-Eighties is full of the filmmaker's instinctive brio and inchoate ideas and the elaborations of a brilliant ensemble cast.
"...the early work of Martin Scorsese and Spike Lee, especially after the film won two awards at Sundance (where..."

Oct. 27, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ain't Them Bodies Saints
A hardscrabble, heartbreaking, love-and-death affair is gorgeously captured in David Lowery's Texas feature.
"...has made a drop-dead gorgeous movie. Ain’t Them Bodies Saints appears to be kith and kin with outlaw Seventies..."

Aug. 23, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Least Among Saints
A combat veteran suffering from PTSD becomes the dubious mentor of a boy whose mother has just OD'd in this heartfelt drama.
"...budding friendship/mentoring comes across as too pat. Least Among Saints is a heartfelt if not exactly heartwarming story of..."

Oct. 19, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Saints of St. Paul, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Start Loving 'Fun Is Good'
"...Kevin Bacon. Squeal Diamond. The Notorious P.I.G. – Piggy Smalls. These are just six of the former and famed..."

May 21, 2007 Sports Post by Timothy Braun

'This One Summer' Is a Story for All Seasons
Mariko and Jillian Tamaki don't take the trials of girlhood for granted
"...Boy and Gene Luen Yang's historical drama Boxers and Saints, adds depth to the usual mid-year media offerings with..."

July 24, 2014 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

'The NFL Beat': Saints and Patriots Camps
Lots of win, from North to South
"...in the Chronicle for his exclusive interview with Ryan Mallett...."

Aug. 4, 2012 Sports Post by Alex Dunlap

All Times Through Paradise
Introducing Austin's patron saint of musicians, Saint Cecilia
"...You shall preserve me from trouble..."

Nov. 20, 2009 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Spotlight: Saints
The Saints, not stranded in punk nostalgia
"...three bands: the Sex Pistols, the Ramones, and the Saints."..."

March 16, 2007 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

Texans Face Tough Test in Saints
37-34 Houston in OT
"...While 2-0 is technically nothing new for this team, it certainly feels different...."

Sept. 23, 2011 Sports Post by Barrett Walton

All the World SA Stage
The Debut of the International Theater Festival at San Antonio
"...The audition notice calls for an actress to play a corpse. The role..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

All Done Up
"...we would wear, but at least back then, they all wanted us to look pretty. Pretty is important in..."

April 2, 1999 Books Feature by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Lovers, Sinners, and Saints
New AFS series shines a light on Maurice Pialat
"...Film Society brings four of Pialat's films to Austin, all on brand-new 35mm prints, with the help of Institut..."

July 1, 2016 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

Paul Simon, Still Tender After All These Years
Hit-maker supreme digs in at the first of three Austin shows
"...that after Tuesday’s two-hour, 22-song set at Bass Concert Hall, the lights-up music was Frank Sinatra’s cover of “Mrs...."

May 11, 2016 Music Post by Doug Freeman

All in Perspective
Chris Searles
"...and while not having to cope directly with the potentially negative psychological effects of being out front, some of..."

April 3, 1998 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

Don Juan, My Love
"...cadences. The setting is Seville on the eve of All Saints Day, October 31, 1990. After 450 years, the..."

Nov. 8, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Square
A satchel full of ill-gotten cash looms over the characters like the iconic root of all evil in this fantastic Australian suspenser.
"...Apparition (the company also responsible for picking up Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day and The Runaways). The good..."

April 16, 2010 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Your Weekend in Film
Nothing wrong with a little escapism
"...After a week like this one, we could all use a little escapism. A trip to the movies..."

Sept. 1, 2017 Screens Post by The Screens Staff

Friday the 13th Tattoo Deals
Get inked on Friday the 13th
"...anticipation for this freaky Friday. On top of it all, shops are inking people at scary low prices...."

Oct. 12, 2017 Chron Events Post by Savannah Opre

Who Dat Indeed
"...The New Orleans Saints couldn’t have looked any better beating the Atlanta Falcons..."

Oct. 2, 2006 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

One-Two Punch
Gene Luen Yang's 'Boxers' and 'Saints' duo takes on the Boxer Rebellion
"...historical fiction take on the Boxer Rebellion, Boxers and Saints (released Sept. 10 via First Second), was announced on..."

Sept. 20, 2013 Arts Feature by Dan Solomon

Help Me to Pretend
"...Please tell me that New Orleans Saints cornerback Fred Thomas, who just last week I had..."

Nov. 21, 2006 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

Back to the Drawing Board
"...The New Orleans Saints typically don’t fare well in games following a bye..."

Oct. 30, 2006 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

How Sweet It Is
"...How beautifully righteous it was for New Orleans Saints wide receiver Terrance Copper to haul in a Drew..."

Nov. 29, 2006 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

Soup Is Good Food
"...on McNabb’s hip from Charles Grant's helmet make every swallow a wince-filled reminder of the New Orleans Saints’ 27-24..."

Oct. 16, 2006 Sports Post by Robert Gabriel

The Boxer Rebellion Gets Yang'd But Good
Graphic Novelist Gene Luen Yang brings his newest work to Austin
"...There's the ghost of the first emperor of all China, Qin Shi Huang, in full warrior gear. There's..."

Sept. 23, 2013 Books Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Overnight
Cautionary tales about the pitfalls of indie filmmaking don’t come more searingly truthful or sober-minded than this.
"...Montana and Mark Brian Smith. Cautionary tales about the pitfalls of indie filmmaking don’t come more searingly truthful or..."

Dec. 10, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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