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Fantastic Fest Review: Donnybrook
Bare-knuckle boxing drama lands punches but no knockouts
"...then you might just be the target audience for Donnybrook...."

Sept. 22, 2018 Screens Post by Matthew Monagle

Donnybrook
Backwoods crime drama with a social conscience is gruelingly bleak
"...It seems like everyone in the remorseless and relentless Donnybrook sees no possible ways out except for bloodshed, so..."

Feb. 15, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Donnybrook, In Fabric Top Fantastic Fest Awards
Plus Danish thriller Holiday sweeps Next Wave category
"..."MAIN COMPETITION" FEATURES Best Picture: Donnybrook directed by Tim Sutton (read our review here) Best..."

Sept. 25, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Thanks, But …
"...Dear Editor, Thanks for a great write-up on the Donnybrook film ["Fantastic Fest Review: Donnybrook," Screens, Sept. 22], but..."

Sept. 26, 2018 Postmarks

Chron of Us: Fantastic Fest Day 5
Live from the fest with our daily podcast
"...– Heavy-hitting drama Donnybrook (read our full review here, plus an interview with..."

Sept. 25, 2018 Screens Post by Chronicle Film Staff

The Night He Came to Fantastic Fest
Genre fest announces Halloween for opening night
"...series of events that will leave him forever scarred. DONNYBROOK D: Tim Sutton USA, 2018, U.S. Premiere, 101 min...."

Aug. 22, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem
Apocalyptic monster mash makes big crash.
"...walking, talking movie clichés, and you’ve got yourself a donnybrook: Aliens vs. Predator vs. B-Movie Thespians. I can’t say..."

Dec. 28, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Council Preview: Promised Land Use
Austin Oaks, Plaza Saltillo loom large at Thursday meeting
"...Austin Oaks promises its own donnybrook, as the development was already embattled last year. Along..."

Feb. 17, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Point Austin: Down in the Grove
Agreement on latest PUD portends … a little progress?
"...announced a surprising agreement, Council observers were expecting a donnybrook that would once again postpone action, perhaps even convince..."

Dec. 9, 2016 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: How Much Money Is Too Much?
As Uber and Lyft's millions flood, Austin voters may have had enough of Prop 1
"...year or two of negotiation and ordinance-making. This latest donnybrook began with Uber and Lyft simply ignoring Austin laws,..."

May 6, 2016 News Column by Michael King

Council: So Nice They'll Hold It Twice?
Council prepares for a marathon session
"...(145-147) affecting the future of Springdale Farm, an evening donnybrook expected to pit farm supporters against neighborhood advocates who..."

Nov. 21, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Public Notice: Does Business Really Hate Education?
It's way past time for some new voices on education policy
"...the once-in-a-lifetime 10-1 election and the heated three-way mayoral donnybrook, it seems like all eyes are on City Council..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Column by Nick Barbaro

The Largest Latte Competition in the History of Texas
32 caffeinated baristas duke it out at Thunderbird this Friday night
"...Contestants at this orchestrated donnybrook will be judged on aesthetic appeal, it says in..."

Sept. 17, 2014 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Fun with Brickbats
Chronicle's Barbaro and Statesman's Bridges go at it in our forums
"...The donnybrook began with the Statesman's credulous reporting and sensational editorializing..."

May 30, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Council: Vested Interests
Council agenda considers grandfathering, incentives, and parking
"...see "Then There's This," p.14), and in the headline donnybrook, returned to the long-troubled question of ­hiring at the..."

May 23, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Headlines
"...› After a donnybrook at last Thursday's Council meeting, the Austin Firefighters Association..."

May 23, 2014 News Feature

Council: Dog Day Afternoons
After months of punting, council members dive in to city controversies
"...prevailing wage dispute (see p.14) and, preceding that midnight donnybrook, an initial but still-temporary endorsement of the "Taco PUD"..."

Aug. 16, 2013 News Feature by Michael King

Render Unto Apple
Approval of the Green Water Treatment Plant master plan development is among next week's council agenda items
"...it's sometimes hard to tell whether a potential public donnybrook is hiding in the miscellaneous weeds. Music fans should..."

March 30, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

The Dionysium
A metaphysical grudge match to settle the question: Do ideas exist independently?
"...and raise a toast to Dionysus as the intellectual donnybrook rumbles on!"..."

July 30, 2010 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Help Me Help You
Career advice and self-help evangelism at SXSW
"...If the film critics' panel was a donnybrook, the workshop was more like a self-help love-in. When..."

March 20, 2009 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

(Further) Beside the Point
Admiral Dunkerley ships out; anchors aweigh for the new council
"...in light of the Green Water Treatment Plant redevelopment donnybrook – should be: What the hell else has City..."

June 6, 2008 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Top 10 City Council Moments
"...for You In the middle of the Las Manitas donnybrook, Brewster McCracken spills the refried beans on the Salsa..."

Jan. 4, 2008 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Point Austin: Animal Passions
If the dogs recognized their spokesmen, they'd run the other way
"...The current shelter donnybrook, rather than reflecting effective affection for animals, is in..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Beside the Point
What's up on this week's Council agenda
"...to the immediate south. And the Gables at Westlake donnybrook is scheduled to appear (Z-25, 26) as well, but..."

July 29, 2005 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Ringing in the New
New City Council takes its place, and the fun just keeps on coming
"...Midtown Live nightclub episode that began the latest rhetorical donnybrook has not entirely faded away – the Statesman's Rich..."

June 24, 2005 News Column by Michael King

The Council We Deserve?
In the races for City Council, it's a search for competence amidst the chaff
"...may well be set by whoever survives the four-way donnybrook in Place 3, which remains very much too close..."

April 22, 2005 News Feature by Michael King

Endorsements
Our picks in the May 7 elections
"...life difficult for the small clubs (witness the previous donnybrook over the noise ordinance). Now the anti-smoking reformers –..."

April 15, 2005 News Feature

Looking Like Texas
District 51's Eddie Rodriguez represents the future of the state's people and policies
"...flap (the 2001 legislative preview of the 2003 congressional donnybrook) displaced former Rep. Glen Maxey, who responded by recruiting..."

March 4, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

All in a DeLay's Work
The hits just keep on coming for the ethically challenged Bug Man
"...GOP's Medicare bill. (That was during the unprecedented late-night donnybrook when DeLay stopped the clock for three hours of..."

Oct. 8, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...action-packed City Council meeting will not include an anticipated donnybrook over the historic preservation ordinance. City staff's recommendations for..."

July 30, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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