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Todd Barry Podcast
Comics debated working the road vs. working the writers' room
"...Monday night, Todd Barry welcomed fellow comedians Ben Kronberg, Iliza Shlesinger, and Andrés..."

March 11, 2014 Arts Post by Ashley Moreno

Moontower Day 1: Todd Barry
The cynical comic was the consummate wit at the Stateside
"...Let me just come out with it: Todd Barry is my idea of the consummate wit. His conceptual..."

April 25, 2013 Arts Post by Anne S. Lewis

SXSW Panel: Barry Jenkins Keynote
A year after "the mix-up," Oscar winner finally delivers his speech
"...Barry Jenkins delivered a keynote address at SXSW Sunday, a..."

March 11, 2018 SXSW Post by Austin Sanders

Moontower Extra: More Talk With Todd Barry
The rest of the 'Chronicle' interview with the deadpan comic
"...Veteran comedian, actor, and voice actor Todd Barry is staying plenty busy at this year's Moontower Comedy..."

April 26, 2013 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

Todd Barry: Todd Barry Rock City
The veteran stand-up comic isn't a rock star, but he played one on TV
"...Like a librarian's hushed incantations, veteran comedian Todd Barry's bubble-level steady and bone-dry delivery quietly rages. Cataloging observational..."

March 20, 2009 Arts Feature by Steve Birmingham

R.I.P. Barry “Frosty” Smith
Austin’s pre-eminent beatkeeper passes
"...Barry “Frosty” Smith, 71, died unexpectedly last night at home,..."

April 13, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Music: Barry Adamson
Bad Seed’s Technicolor soundscapes get steamy
"...Barry Adamson’s music was always destined to exist on the..."

March 19, 2016 SXSW Post by Michael Toland

Barry Gifford, YA Author
The Wild at Heart scribe taps a new audience
"...the Young Adult racks at your local library when Barry Gifford is the author in question, but Sad Stories..."

Oct. 7, 2010 Books Post by Marc Savlov

Barry Lyndon

Aug. 2, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Big Trouble
"...Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld. Starring: Tim Allen, Rene Russo, Stanley Tucci, Tom..."

April 12, 2002 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Punch-Drunk Love
Sandler plays a socially inept, outwardly calm warehouse worker who harbors a maelstrom of rage.
"...its lovesick lead. As shy, socially inept warehouse worker Barry Egan, Sandler (in what must be seen as a..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dinner for Schmucks
Corporate climbers get their schadenfreude on in this new Steve Carell comedy.
"...lead schmuck – a hapless, clueless IRS minion named Barry Speck (Carell, rehashing multiple notes from his lengthy comic..."

Aug. 6, 2010 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

If Beale Street Could Talk
Moonlight director Barry Jenkins adapts Baldwin's tale of love and racism
"...Directed by: Barry Jenkins. Starring: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King, Aunjanue..."

Dec. 21, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Bee Movie
Jerry Seinfeld delivers an agreeable though tame animated picture that more than does the trick but is unlikely to become a superbuzz movie.
"...away from the monotony of the pack. Seinfeld plays Barry B. Benson, a bee who, having just graduated from..."

Nov. 2, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Bandits
"...Directed by: Barry Levinson. Starring: Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, Cate Blanchett,..."

Oct. 12, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Southern Destroyer
Barry Hannah at 60, in Oxford, and on why -- despite the energy drinks -- he's not feeling up to saving American fiction right this very minute
"..."This is Sims Lucky," Barry Hannah says. "He's a friend of Hunter's."..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Sphere
"...Directed by: Barry Levinson. Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Samuel L. Jackson, Sharon Stone,..."

Feb. 20, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Jimmy Hollywood
"...Directed by: Barry Levinson. Starring: Joe Pesci, Christian Slater, Victoria Abril, Jason..."

April 1, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

God's Steward at the TNRCC
In Barry McBee's Environment, Politics and Religion Mix
"...photograph by Alan Pogue There are two Barry McBees. One is a born-again Christian, a ram-rod straight..."

Jan. 16, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

A Cool Job
Twenty-five years into a comedy career, Todd Barry doesn't take laughs for granted
"...At 49, Todd Barry's been onstage more than half his life and has..."

April 26, 2013 Arts Feature by Russ Espinoza

Bulworth
"...Directed by: Warren Beatty. Starring: Warren Beatty, Halle Barry, Oliver Platt, Jack Warden, Christine Baranski, Paul Sorvino, Richard..."

May 22, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Road Sign Language
Lost Highway Screenwriter Barry Gifford
"...Barry Gifford is on a roll. The movie Lost Highway,..."

Feb. 28, 1997 Screens Feature by Sid Moody

See Reverse Side for Title: Part I
If English first-wavers had trouble getting ahold of American roots music, Americans themselves weren't much better off, piecemealing together the foundations of today's national scene
"...Blues Band, Jim Kweskin & the Jug Band, and Barry & the Remains, all circa 1965-1967. Almost all the..."

Oct. 15, 2010 Music Feature by Louis Black

Brothers of the Head
An astonishing twinning of wild imagination and drop-dead realism, Brothers of the Head is simply the most poignant and exciting mockumentary about (conjoined) sibling rivalry, revelry, and reversal of fortunes ever made.
"...precious little mockery in this tale of Tom and Barry Howe (brothers Harry and Luke Treadway), conjoined twins who,..."

Sept. 8, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SXSW Comedy: Standup Downtown
The varied lineup made for an unpredictable show
"...(Inside Amy Schumer), Sam Jay (Saturday Night Live), Todd Barry (The Crowd Work Tour), and Ricky Velez (Master of..."

March 12, 2019 SXSW Post by Ashley Moreno

Austin Film Critics Association Announces 2018's Best Films and More
If Beale Street Could Talk, The Favourite big winners
"...If Beale Street Could Talk, Barry Jenkins' adaptation of James Baldwin's novel of black life..."

Jan. 7, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Comedy Review: SXSW Comedy Showcase
"Completely Official Showcase of Comedy" fun for the weirdos
"...the show featured two of comedy's most respected Todds (Barry and Glass), Kaufman-esque opener Joe Pera, and Nate Bargatze...."

March 16, 2016 Arts Post by Sean L. Malin

Drawing Inspiration Out of the Past
Writer Barry Gifford, still Wild at Heart
"...Barry Gifford, writer, screenwriter, and occasional filmmaker, crafts gut-punchingly cinematic..."

Oct. 8, 2010 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Keepin' 'Em on the Farm
Barry Tubb's 'Grand Champion'
"...Barry Tubb is a true Texas independent. The filmmaker has..."

Oct. 15, 2004 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Held Up
"...Directed by: Steve Rash. Starring: Jamie Foxx, Barry Corbin, Nia Long and Jake Busey. The talented people..."

May 19, 2000 Movie Review by Bryan Poyser

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