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Cool World
"...Brad Pitt. Telling you that I liked Ralph Bakshi's Cool World a whole lot more than I expected to..."

July 17, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Sold on the Cool
The Blanton's 'Birth of the Cool' is midcentury modernism made sexy
"...the console itself. The look of it all is cool, as in streamlined, spare, sharp, and up to date..."

March 13, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Cool Runnings
This movie about those most unlikely of sports heroes – the Jamaican Olympic bobsled team – is often silly but almost never funny.
" and not one of them was a bobsled. Cool Runnings, a movie about those most unlikely of sports..."

Oct. 1, 1993 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool
The life and pain of the jazz great in his own words and music
"...aims to examine that cultural legacy. The birth of cool is more than a Miles Davis album title, so..."

Sept. 13, 2019 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ain’t It Cool With Harry Knowles Set to Air on KLRU
Head Geek pacts with local PBS affiliate
"...the taping of a second season of Ain’t It Cool With Harry Knowles has resulted in a deal for..."

Dec. 22, 2014 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Cool It
Based on the book by Danish environmentalist Bjorn Lomborg, this documentary approaches the problems caused by global warming without panic.
" Ondi Timoner. Ondi Timoner's clear-eyed and commonsensical documentary, Cool It, makes the case that we have been poleaxed..."

Nov. 12, 2010 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Chill Places to Cool You Off
The summer heat is your enemy. Let these locales be your refuge.
"...have you covered with our list of places to cool off...."

June 13, 2016 AAN Post by Tucker Whatley

AFS Doc Days Gets Cool With Miles Davis
Three day celebration of true tales returns for second year
"...the announcement that music biography Mile Davis: Birth of Cool will be the opening night picture, trumpeting in true..."

April 26, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Be Cool
The follow-up to Elmore Leanard's Get Shorty is rife with star talent but short on inspiration.
"...former Vincent Vega is playing it a tad too cool here; half the time he appears positively glacial, more..."

March 4, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

ACL Review: LL Cool J
Ladies by the thousands still love Cool James
"...The dichotomy of LL Cool J’s career was on full display for a late-afternoon..."

Oct. 2, 2016 Music Post by Thomas Fawcett

Mobile Games to Keep You Cool
When the heat is on, cool off with local apps
" help while away the hours spent recapturing your cool...."

May 15, 2015 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

How Cool Is Austin
2010 snapshot of the ACPP 'five plans'
"...Cool: Fifty-three percent of city facilities now use GreenChoice (wind)..."

Sept. 24, 2010 News Feature

The Cool Keeps On
Fourteen years after AICN woke up the Web, three Austin film sites carry on the tradition
"...beyond his infirm world. He dubbed it Ain't It Cool News. And it was cool...."

June 18, 2010 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

'Birth of the Cool'
Bargains, film, and live jazz jazz up the Blanton's toast to midcentury modernism
"...Men right now, an exhibition like "Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury" is as..."

Feb. 27, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool Brings the Legend’s Legacy to AFS Doc Days
Biographical documentary captures the transformational jazz genius
"...The biographical documentary Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool features acclaimed filmmaker Stanley Nelson flattening the chronology and..."

May 31, 2019 Screens Feature by Kahron Spearman

Cool Jerks
It takes a cool character to weather the hot lights of a comedy club stage, so who better to share tips for beating the summer heat than stand-up comics from Austin, the hot-spot in Texas?
"...Why comedians? Well, it takes a cool character to weather the hot lights of a comedy..."

May 26, 2000 Arts Feature

Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Fifty hard-boiled eggs
"...old, and I didn't trust my dad's insistence that Cool Hand Luke would be the VHS that we'd be..."

May 17, 2013 Screens Feature by Joey Keeton

What's Cool and Where It's At
What Austin teens are reading, wearing, eating, hearing
"...people that look and act so vastly different." What's "cool" now is what's "genuine" rather than trying to be..."

Sept. 25, 2012 Music Post by William Harries Graham

South Austin Cool
"...temperatures reaching 117 degrees! It seemed impossible to get cool, unless you went to Barton Springs and stayed in..."

Aug. 20, 2010 Postmarks

Austin Used to Be Cool
"...tourist dollar in Austin. Remember, smoking doesn't make you cool ... but a lot of cool people smoke. Austin..."

May 16, 2005 Postmarks

Bicycles Are Cool
"...a bike for a while. The bicyclist experiences the cool smells of nature, the patterns of stones, and the..."

Feb. 10, 2004 Postmarks

Carpenters Hall Is Smart, Beautiful, and Almost Annoyingly Cool
The restaurant within Carpenter Hotel is a conceptual ode to German, Czech, and Texan cuisines
"...Austin's popular kids – smart, beautiful, and almost annoyingly cool...."

Jan. 18, 2019 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Resurrection of 'Cool'
Nick Lowe's power pop turns 30.
"...30th anniversary edition of Nick Lowe’s debut, Jesus of Cool. Hard as it to believe it’s been that long..."

Feb. 20, 2008 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Cool City: Acting Locally, Cooling Globally
The Austin Climate Protection Plan takes form
"...Note: This is the first in a series of "Cool City" columns that will provide periodic updates on the..."

May 11, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Cool, 'Clean' Air Up North
Dispatch No. 1: Cool, 'Clean' Air Up North
"...heading up there from Austin is the prospect of cool weather after the sweltering hot Texas summer. However, this..."

Sept. 17, 2004 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Cool, 'Clean' Air Up North
Dispatches from the Toronto International Film Festival: No. 1
"...heading up there from Austin is the prospect of cool weather after the sweltering hot Texas summer. However, this..."

Sept. 10, 2004 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

How Erika Thompson Keeps Her Cool While Scooping Up Bees
TikTok hit and Texas Beeworks owner stays meditative in viral videos
"...Thompson's narration is equally meditative, the practiced cool of someone who taught classes on bees pre-COVID-19. In..."

Oct. 2, 2020 Features Feature by Rachel Rascoe

8 Water Parks Near Austin to Keep You Cool and Active
Regular old lake just not cutting it?
"...approaches and the temperatures get hotter and hotter, a cool, exciting day spent at a water park or wave..."

May 14, 2019 Chron Events Post

13 Jazz Acts to Help You Keep Cool at SXSW
"...Lofton never met a jazz flavor he didn't like: cool Miles Davis, post-swing Clifford Brown, Latin bebop Dizzy Gillespie,..."

March 15, 2019 Music Feature by Michael Toland

ACL Review: LL Cool J
Ladies by the thousands still love Cool James

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Feature by Thomas Fawcett

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