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Confetti
Even if it's not quite an affair to remember all year, this BBC Films mockumentary about three wacky weddings is pleasant and enjoyably diverting.
"...cast of British thesps better known across the pond. Confetti magazine's two editors (Montagu and comedian Carr) launch their..."

Sept. 22, 2006 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Confetti
Tale of a mother's determination is slight but sweet
"...quiet devotion, staying with strangers and working menial jobs. Confetti is based on the simple idea that telling the..."

Aug. 20, 2021 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Rush
In Ron Howard's Formula One racing pic, the drama trails the action.
"...cocksman Hunt would rather shred the coloring book into confetti in anticipation of his next win. Hunt's is the..."

Sept. 27, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Back ~ In Black?
SOS Is Arisen: Let the Confetti Rain Down
"...victory. Instead, they said in editorials to "hold the confetti," and called it a "hollow" victory. The editors' reticence..."

Aug. 9, 1996 News Feature by Louisa C. Brinsmade

Dear Glutton: How to Have a Romantic Low-Key Valentine's Day in Austin
It’s the little things, not heart-shaped confetti, that count most
"...that nobody is poised to shower you with heart-shaped confetti...."

Feb. 8, 2019 Food Column by Emily Beyda

Via 313 and laV Receive National Honors
Local temples to pizza, wine named best in America
"...I don’t want to alarm anyone, but an Austin confetti shortage may be imminent. There have been so many..."

June 30, 2015 Food Post by Brandon Watson

Professors of Pleasure
Their name may suggest a lack of intelligence, but make no mistake, the Flaming Idiots are wise men when it comes to comedy.
"...the leaf blowers. Suddenly, three geysers of silver reflective confetti gush up toward the floating Buddha ball, and for..."

Dec. 22, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Pause/Play
Filmmaker Andrew Shapter's battle to make art and beat cancer
"...lingers as Andrew Shapter is summoned to radiation. White confetti covers the floor outside the room Shapter visits five..."

Oct. 10, 2014 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

Austin University Graduation Traditions
A rundown of local graduation traditions
"...you know that you haven’t truly graduated without taking confetti pics in front of the beloved “blue doors.” Does..."

May 17, 2019 Events Post by Kirby Collier

Stand-Up Comic Tai Nguyen's Improbable Rise to Hilarity
Vietnam-born comedian on insecurity and his shot-in-the-dark TV special
"...humor, the name of the special itself – Pigeon Confetti – derives from the first moment he figured out..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Arts Feature by Carina Magyar

Guns n' Roses’ Texas-Sized Reunion
You know where you are? You’re in Jerry World baby. You’re gonna die!
"...At the end of stadium-made closer “Paradise City,” a confetti cannon covered the football coliseum’s enormous interior with red..."

Aug. 5, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

The Luv Doc: Uncool!
Yes, you should stop checking his phone
"...give your brain some downtime to sweep the mental confetti off the floor...."

July 1, 2016 Column by The Luv Doc

Selena Gomez Delivers Pop Spectacle
Don’t call it a revival just yet, but it’s close
"...pop star status: mountain-sized props, three high-rise screens, and confetti canons. In a black sheer leotard, she opened with..."

June 20, 2016 Music Post by Alejandra Ramirez

'The NFL Beat': Lombardi and Kopay
A gay player's memories of a legendary coach
"..."want to feel that graffiti." (We think he meant 'confetti.')..."

Feb. 3, 2013 Sports Post by Alex Dunlap

Robert Earl Keen
"...Robert Earl KeenReady for Confetti   (Lost Highway)..."

Sept. 2, 2011 Music Review by Jim Caligiuri

Luck and the Literature of Football
Longhorns live to fight another day
"...run out? Isn’t time an illusion?) to seal a confetti-covered 13-12 victory over a Nebraska team with absolutely no..."

Dec. 7, 2009 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

The Dukes of Hazzard
A remake that's about as deep as Jessica Simpson's cleavage.
"...Scott’s face. Blink and you’ll miss Rip Taylor! (No confetti.) Director Chandrasekhar (of the Broken Lizard comedy troupe) seems..."

Aug. 5, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Bride & Prejudice
This Jane Austen adaptation takes the Bollywood out of India and leaves us something too familiar.
"...camera, with the possible exception of Rip Taylor throwing confetti. Dancing transvestites? Check. Elephants? Check. Gospel choir on risers?..."

Feb. 25, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

TABC-Thwarting Shenanigans, Smokin’ Beauty’s Vietnamese Brisket, Lenoir’s Sunday Suppers, and More
All the news that's fit to get your taste buds quivering
"...dairy-based delights are visiting Orange Plumsicle, Ice Cream Cake Confetti, Fromage and Fig, Plum Jam and Chocolate, and others..."

Aug. 26, 2020 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Jonas Brothers Confront Superstar Past & Present at Erwin Center
Disney breakouts effortlessly transcend boy bandom
"...his band DNCE’s “Cake By the Ocean,” met with confetti streamers and inflatable tube men...."

Dec. 9, 2019 Music Post by Alejandra Ramirez

East Austin Studio Tour 2019: Week 2 Recommendations
Looking for something bigger, brighter, wilder than paint on a canvas at this year’s EAST? Do we have some ideas for you
"...and friends known as Hot Pants House promise cake, confetti, songs, wishes, and birthday-themed art as they throw a..."

Nov. 22, 2019 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Qmmunity: 50 Years Queer History
Everything you need to know to make the best of Pride Weekend
"...Beyoncé, and Whitney Houston – plus glow sticks and confetti. Thu., Aug. 8, 9:45pm. Alamo Ritz, 320 E. Sixth...."

Aug. 9, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

June Pride Events Roundup
Kick off Summer of Pride with nonstop Pride Month parties & more
"...Complete the Nineties film's drag wonderland vibes with confetti poppers, ribbon wands, and jelly rings to help you..."

May 30, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Budget Wins at the Capitol
The Texas Lege finally funds public education
"...Minus the confetti, there were indeed reasons to celebrate. A dam had..."

May 31, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Faster Than Sound – Welcome to Red River World: The Future of Austin’s Music District
Forecasting the storm of developments between the state Capitol and I-35. Also, NPR warned and ACL Fest confirms: Austin’s pop soloists are stepping up.
"...your sound is oriented toward mainstream airwaves and major confetti-adorned productions?..."

May 24, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Salvage Vanguard Theater’s Antigonick
This production gives an ancient tale a fresh look and feel while retaining its tragic power
"...characters brandishing handheld mics and blowing bubbles and tossing confetti (which is then dutifully swept up by an ensemble..."

March 29, 2019 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Live Shot: Hi, How Are You Day
Mental health considered in 78% superb Daniel Johnston tribute
"...You Realize” – during which no giant inflatables or confetti cannons were spared. Wayne Coyne, looking more like Ludwig..."

Jan. 23, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Pie Squared
"...the book looks like it's been hit by a confetti bomb, colorful pieces of paper popping out of the..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

The Bruno & Britney Show Waxes and Wanes
Vegas spectacles reiterate that the show must go on
"...The World Ends” concluded in a mosh pit of confetti. By that point, she looked like her post-K-Fed self..."

Oct. 22, 2018 Music Post by Clara Wang

ACL Headliner Brockhampton Dreams Big
What we learned from band doc The Longest Summer in America
"...pool before hopping out to get shot by a confetti gun that plunges him back underwater...."

Sept. 21, 2018 Music Post by Jeremy Steinberger

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