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Instant Classic
Paramount Theatre's Summer 2000 Series

May 19, 2000 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Instant Classic
Paramount Theatre's Summer 2000 Series

May 19, 2000 Screens Feature by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Instant Classic
Paramount Theatre's Summer 2000 Series

May 19, 2000 Screens Feature by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Instant Classic
Paramount Theatre's Summer 2000 Series

May 19, 2000 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Spike & Mike's 1999 Classic Festival of Animation

Sept. 17, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Spike & Mike's 1998 Classic Festival of Animation

July 3, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Mummy
Tom Cruise does the monster mash
"...Karloff shocker is Universal’s initial foray into rebooting their classic movie monsters, now dubbed “Dark Universe.” It’s big, it’s..."

June 9, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Aged to Perfection
Classic Game Fest brings childhood favorites to the young at heart
"...what the stores do. To reciprocate, Kaelin started the Classic Game Fest. Initially held in the flagship store and..."

July 12, 2013 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Shrek
Animated comic gem.
"...all but abandoned the subtly shaded style of their classic films in favor of brightly colored bombast that smacks..."

May 18, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Red Hill
Genuine passion for the Western genre is displayed in this Australian take on High Noon that stars True Blood's Ryan Kwanten.
"...film market of late with some spectacular updates of classic Hollywood genres. Nash Edgerton's The Square and David Michôd's..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Tale of Two Sisters
Dread and mystery are the hallmarks of this South Korean psychological thriller.
"...also more than a little of Brian De Palma’s classic Sisters as well. Marked throughout by an exquisite attention..."

March 11, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Breaking the Biker Code
Austin musician and Glass Eye expatriate Kathy McCarty sends greetings from the Sturgis, South Dakota, Black Hills Motor Classic & Rally, learns how to be a biker chick, and wishes we were there.
"...Technically, Sturgis is the Black Hills Motor Classic & Rally, which takes place in the town of..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Features Feature by Kathy McCarty

47 Ronin
Keanu Reeves is a samurai warrior fighting supernatural forces in this twist on the ancient Japanese tale.
"...of providing context for this modern adaptation that, in classic Hollywood style, jettisons almost everything that is historic, interesting,..."

Dec. 27, 2013 Movie Review by Louis Black

Hotel Transylvania
There's no need to put a stake in the heart of this animated film full of familiar monsters; it's already deadly dull.
"...Throwing a bunch of Universal classic monster archetypes into an animated film and then using..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Tangled
Disney does Rapunzel.
"...and boys) with its latest “lost princess” legend. The classic hallmarks of Disney animation are all here: stunning attention..."

Nov. 26, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

City of Ember
Despite some inventive production design and a comically villainous turn from Bill Murray, this film based on a young-adult novel never really picks up much steam.
"...thoroughly engaged Murray, feels less like a timeless children's classic than a timely tale of living in the abyss...."

Oct. 10, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Iraq in Even Deeper Doo-Doo: International News Roundup
"...will be televised on ABC. ESPN, ESPN2, or ESPN Classic. See the full schedule below. Chelsea fired manager Avram..."

May 28, 2008 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat
Bad cat makes stink in theatre.
"...Universal are now nothing but schnooks. They’ve taken a classic (the classic, I think) and they’ve battered it senseless..."

Nov. 21, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

X-Men
"...Magneto) in this thoroughly well-cast adaptation of Marvel Comics' classic and long-running superhero series. The pair play off of..."

July 14, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Iron Giant
If the top-notch story weren't enough, the film also boasts some spectacular animation and a great score.
"...simulacrum; both films owe a great deal to the classic sci-fi films of the Fifties, notably William Cameron Menzies'..."

Aug. 6, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Parent Trap
"...Trap manages to work in a fair amount of classic material from the original. (The stick-clacking mountain-lion-prevention trick is..."

July 31, 1998 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Cats Don't Dance
"...the screenwriters keep it fresh with a reverence for classic filmmaking and irreverence of classic animation. The dynamic compositions..."

April 4, 1997 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Daylight
"...the best bits (and, seemingly, whole characters) from those classic A-list disaster epics. Alas, Cohen's film is no classic...."

Dec. 6, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Adventures of Pinocchio
"...Ninja Turtles) assumes a daunting task in retelling the classic story of the wooden puppet and his kindly “father”..."

July 26, 1996 Movie Review by Alison Macor

Drunken Master
Jackie Chan's kung fu/comedy classic turns a folk legend on its ear.
"...chance to see Jackie Chan's original 1978 kung fu/comedy classic on the big screen where it belongs. The thin..."

Aug. 18, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Last Hero in China
"...Lui Chia-hui, who starred as Wong in Lui Chia-liang's classic Martial Club, has an extended cameo as the dastardly..."

July 28, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Lovers
"...of his, which is an elegant retelling of the classic Chinese tale Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai. This story..."

June 30, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

"The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb"
"...a winning, emotionally resonant update of the Brothers Grimm classic that manages to make both your skin creep and..."

April 7, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Painter and the Thief
Intriguing tale of crime and redemption
"...Perry Smith, the "sensitive killer" figure in his true-crime classic, In Cold Blood...."

May 22, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The Stories Behind Austin’s Iconic Signs
How both classic neon and changing design continue to draw patrons to local restaurants and theatres
"...they didn't cut corners was the sign. "Neon evokes classic cinema, and I wanted it to be a beacon..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Features Feature by Jessi Cape

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