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Weekend at Bernie's II
"...Kiser as the pair's recently deceased boss, the titular Bernie. This time out, the inept trio pack themselves off..."

July 16, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine, and Matthew McConaughey star in Richard Linklater's latest film – an East Texas true-crime story with a comic touch.
"...recounting the tragicomic tale of Carthage's assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede, I'd swear this film adaptation was based on..."

April 27, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Backing 'Bernie'
A pro-Texas crowd cheers Rick Linklater's latest
"...Last night's screening of Richard Linklater’s new movie, Bernie, at the Paramount Theatre was, in addition to being..."

March 15, 2012 Screens Post by Josh Rosenblatt

From the Vaults: 'Bernie' Kills
Linklater's latest delivers his biggest opening weekend
"...nothing on the home-town crowd. Richard Linklater's new film Bernie opened on Friday in exclusive runs in New York,..."

April 29, 2012 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

AFS Hosts Early Look at 'Bernie'
Violet Crown will screen Linklater's latest on 4/26
"...Violet Crown's special Austin Film Society sponsored sneak of Bernie on Thursday, April 26...."

April 13, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Wizard World: Bernie Wrightson Versus Frankenstein
The comics legend defends the monster and blames the man
"...Bernie Wrightson is to Frankenstein in comics what Boris Karloff..."

Oct. 27, 2012 Books Post

Weekend at Bernie's
"...summer comedy with something to offend everyone: Weekend at Bernie's is a laugh riot featuring a dead body, a..."

July 14, 1989 Movie Review by Warren Spector

Weekdays at Bernie's
Film's best-known dead guy is alive and kicking in Austin
" his most famous role on film: dead man Bernie Lomax in the 1989 cult classic Week­end at Bernie's,..."

June 28, 2013 Screens Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Bernie Does COTA
Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' rally in Austin had an unexpectedly large turnout.
"...Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' rally in Austin had an unexpectedly large turnout...."

Feb. 27, 2016 Photo Gallery

From the Vaults: 'Weekend at Bernie's' Review Revived
Gaming guru Warren Spector's review of 'Weekend at Bernie's' from 1989
"...the current issue, however, you can read "Weekdays at Bernie's," Chase Hoffberger's interview with Terry Kizer, the actor best..."

June 28, 2013 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

When Is 'Bernie' Coming to Town?
"...Dear Editor, When in the world is Bernie going to make it back to Austin? I was..."

April 25, 2012 Postmarks

Meet Our Revolution’s New Class of Bernie Spin-Offs
Can they turn Texas blue?
"...of Our Revolution (, the organizational spin-off of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign. The national board has designated the..."

Dec. 22, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

The Courtship of Susan and Bernie
Major trust issues
"...event, or Comptrol­ler Susan Combs was handing F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone a quarter of a billion dollars...."

Nov. 16, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Q&A with Sen. Bernie Sanders
Sanders talks a possible presidential bid, income inequality
"...his prospects for a 2016 presidential run, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, dropped into Austin this week for a..."

April 2, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Spotlight: Bernie Worrell Orchestra
P-Funk original channels divine rhythm
"...up real strict," remembers pianist, composer, and Moog master Bernie Worrell. "I couldn't go out and hang on the..."

March 15, 2013 Music Feature by Thomas Fawcett

'Bernie' Benefit for Bastrop Fire Relief
Rick Linklater's Bastrop-shot comedy screens on Sunday
"...peek at Rick Linklater's latest film? You're in luck: Bernie will screen at the Paramount this Sunday, with star..."

Sept. 13, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Rudy, Bernie and Pat
Will primary voters judge Rudy Giuliani by the company he keeps?

Nov. 8, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Texas Two-Step
Richard Linklater and Matthew McConaughey on their true-crime comedy, 'Bernie'
"...Linklater and co-star Matthew McConaughey about their new film Bernie, you instantly forget all the awkward trappings of the..."

April 27, 2012 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Cooler
The performances of William H. Macy, Alec Baldwin, and Maria Bello shine as brightly as the lights on the Vegas strip where the film is set.
"...other fish to fry. His ace in the hole, Bernie Lootz (Macy), is about to depart his employ, and..."

Jan. 16, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Titanic Town
"...novel, it tells the true story of working-class mother Bernie McPhelimy (Walters), whose one-woman crusade on behalf of innocent..."

Sept. 29, 2000 Movie Review by Russell Smith

The Original Kings of Comedy
"...Directed by: Spike Lee. Starring: Bernie Mac, Cedric The Entertainer, D.l. Hughley and Steve Harvey...."

Aug. 18, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

About Last Night
Sexual perversity is released with gleeful abandon in this second film outing for Mamet's 40-year-old play.
"...the postmortem on a one-night stand, as chipper horndog Bernie (Hart) delivers the blow-by-blow to his best friend Danny..."

Feb. 14, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Film After the Fire
Richard Linklater talks about giving back to Bastrop this weekend
"...a nice, quiet private screening of his upcoming film Bernie on Sunday: As he announced yesterday, he and his..."

Sept. 14, 2011 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

"...sinks in its unending quest for “truth” and ratings. Bernie LaPlante (Hoffman) is a small-time crook whose twin credos,..."

Oct. 2, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

News Roundup: Campaigns, Courts, and Campus Carry
Democratic socialism comes to Austin
"...convinces some to leave the university, and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders holds a last-minute rally with thousands attending...."

Feb. 29, 2016 News Post by the News Staff

The Hightower Report
Why have major TV networks pulled the plug on Bernie?
"...Take Democrat Bernie Sanders, who's stunning the political establishment with a fiery..."

Jan. 15, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

Take Me to the Palette
Bernie Taupin is as lyrical with a brush as with a pen
"...Amoreena and Daniel and Levon. But the words that Bernie Taupin supplies for the music of Elton John, among..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Hightower Report
Why Bernie will, should, and must stay in the race
"...conventional political wisdom. They've made a unilateral decision that Bernie Sanders must now quit the race for the Democratic..."

May 20, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

Film Flam
Hollywood endings
"...Bernie's third-act twist, The Lizzie Project's anti-bullying crusade, and more..."

May 7, 2014 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Old Dogs
Mork and Vinny Barbarino star in this witless comedy about middle-aged men caring for a couple of 7-year-olds.
"...Rayburn, Lori Loughlin, Matt Dillon, Rita Wilson, Dax Shepard, Bernie Mac, Luis Guzmán, Ann-Margret, Amy Sedaris and Justin Long...."

Nov. 27, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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