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Alfonso Cuarón bleakly romanticizes his childhood maid
"...laugh and playfully race to a taqueria. It is Cleo (Aparicio) and Adela (García García), grabbing a bite to..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets
" his American wife Harriet (Russell), his loving daughter Cleo (Headey), and his collection of Jurassic bones -- is..."

May 9, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Good Time to Be Lawrence Wright
With new book God Save Texas, The Looming Tower series on Hulu, and his play Cleo at the Alley, Lawrence Wright is the man of the moment
" of six dramas he's written, the latest being Cleo, now having its world premiere at Houston's Alley Theatre..."

April 13, 2018 Arts Feature by Elizabeth Banicki

"...outré depress-a-thon looks to brighten when he falls for Cleo (Long), which also give Lemon some of its more..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Filmmaker Sofia Coppola makes a dreamy, beautifully shot statement about the slow-burning dread of a truly hollow man, but Somewhere lacks the dry humor of Lost in Translation.
" his apparently spotless mind is his tween daughter Cleo (Fanning, the lone spark in an otherwise flameless grate)...."

Jan. 21, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Clifford's Really Big Movie
The big red animated dog runs away and joins the circus.
"...Well-meaning Clifford runs away from home with his pals Cleo and T-Bone to join the circus, in the hopes..."

Feb. 27, 2004 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Actual Innocence
Austinite wrongfully convicted for a decade-old school prank hopes to clear his name
"...gun. The next day, an AISD officer pulled senior Cleo Hill out of his art class final exam to..."

July 29, 2011 News Feature by Caitlin Meredith

Set it Off
This action-heist drama about four young African-American women from L.A.'s housing projects is as much a story about friendship as a story about crime.
" ruthless cops in a case of mistaken identity. Cleo (Latifah), a swaggering butch lesbian, has the fewest gripes..."

Nov. 8, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Justice Denied?
Advocates Still Fighting for Lacresha Murray's Freedom
"...5:30pm, Lacresha Murray was watching TV with her sister Cleo, then 13, in Shirley and R.L. Murray's bedroom. As..."

Aug. 7, 1998 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Many Projects of Lawrence Wright
From TV to the stage the local writer has been busy
"...Cleo The making of an epic film – and scandal..."

April 13, 2018 Arts Feature by Elizabeth Banicki

Paramount Summer Classic Film Series: Beautiful Dreamers
Clue, Cleo From 5 to 7, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Boogie Nights
"...Cleo From 5 to 7 (1962)Thu., June 25, 8:45pm &..."

May 15, 2015 Screens Feature by Raoul Hernandez

'The Twelfth Labor'
This family drama could be truly powerful, but it's too long and weighed down by too many ideas
"...(Skip Johnson), from a Japanese prisoner of war camp. Cleo (Erin Treadway) longs for her father's return. She experiences..."

Aug. 24, 2012 Arts Review by Elizabeth Cobbe

" the Texas marriage equality case, Nicole Dimetman and Cleo DeLeon, welcomed their second child. However, a pregnancy complication..."

March 27, 2015 News Feature

A Decade Under the Influence
The 'Chronicle' movie critics take a look back at what the Aughts wrought
"...Varda: 1977's One Sings, the Other Doesn't and 1962's Cleo From 5 to 7. In truth, that thesis should..."

Dec. 25, 2009 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Film Festival and Conference
"...a disheveled, unshod young girl by the name of Cleo (Yager). At first hesitant to speak of her plight,..."

March 14, 1997 Screens Feature

À Bientôt, Agnès Varda
Looking back on the Belgian-French cinema great, who died today
"...Varda: 1977's One Sings, the Other Doesn't and 1962's Cleo From 5 to 7. In truth, that thesis should..."

March 29, 2019 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Faces Places
Celebrating faces in the crowd
"...Wave,” who inspired so many others with films like Cleo From 5 to 7 and her early travel documentaries..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fantastic Fest Fills the Card
Massive list includes closing night film
"...Maude is still stricken by visions of her sister Cleo's kidnapping. Believing that Cleo is still alive, Maude undergoes..."

Sept. 5, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Film Review: Lemon
An excoriating critique of white privilege dotted with funny freaks
"...fetishizes people of color, becoming enamored with Nia Long’s Cleo. When he visits Cleo’s Caribbean family, luminously photographed in..."

March 16, 2017 SXSW Post by Sean L. Malin

AFS Essential Cinema: Agnes on Agnès
"...with Breathless and The 400 Blows. Her 1962 film, Cleo From 5 to 7, furthers Varda's study of structural..."

Dec. 31, 2010 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Our readers talk back.
"...after that bad divorce publicized much. "It'll get better, Cleo, go on and dance," he'd say...."

June 23, 2006 Column

Funny Ha Ha
In his microbudget debut, writer/director Bujalski shows a superb knack for capturing real moments (the stuff that happens between all the big moments) and the residue of our half-fulfilled inclinations.
"...the film is also reminiscent of Agnès Varda in Cleo From 5 to 7 mode. In plainer terms, Funny..."

July 15, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

The Station Agent
Award-winning indie favorite shows how human beings form emotional connections – despite their best efforts not to.
" the midst of a divorce, as well as Cleo (Goodwin), a curious, 10-year-old black girl who lives nearby...."

Nov. 21, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Josie and the Pussycats
It's far more subversive than the Seventies Hanna-Barbera cartoon on which it's based.
"...far harder than her predecessor, thanks to Letters to Cleo frontwoman Kay Hanley, who provides the awesomely poppy soundtrack...."

April 13, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Things That Go Bump
Young writer Eli Kooris spends the night in a haunted photography shop to see what he can scare up.
"..."paranormal" activity. On the second floor, the employees of Cleo's hair salon have seen their share of oddities. Amanda..."

Oct. 29, 1999 Features Feature by Eli Kooris

10 Things I Hate About You
This updated version of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew provides a sharp examination of teen dating rituals.
" of the Boston-based grrrl rock band Letters to Cleo, who make an appearance as the school's prom band...."

April 9, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov


Nov. 21, 1997 Music Feature

Dancing About Architecture
A Day at the Races
"...least a mural. In the case of Letters to Cleo's current album, Wholesale Meats and Fish, the mural in..."

Aug. 23, 1996 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Jacquot de Nantes
"...couple of years ago. His filmmaker wife, Agnes Varda (Cleo from 5 to 7 and One Sings, The Other..."

Oct. 8, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Panel: Lawrence Wright
“Trump is the most 'Texas' president we’ve ever had”
" our next gig.” In the meantime, his play Cleo, about Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the making of..."

March 10, 2018 SXSW Post by Michael King

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