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Catfish in Black Bean Sauce
"...Chi and Tom play the Vietnamese brother and sister, Dwayne and Mai, who are adopted by a childless African-American..."

Sept. 8, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Breakfast of Champions
"...and star of his own hard-sell TV commercials, Willis' Dwayne Hoover is a local celebrity who, despite all the..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Rock! The ape! The lizard! The ... flying wolf?
"...Directed by: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Jason Liles, Malin Akerman, Jeffrey Dean..."

April 13, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Some people stand in the darkness ...
"...Directed by: Seth Gordon. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Priyanka Chopra, Jon Bass..."

May 26, 2017 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

The Fate of the Furious
The car thieves are back to save the world
"...Directed by: F. Gary Gray. Starring: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Charlize Theron, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson,..."

April 14, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Director Brett Ratner puts Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson through his paces as the Greek demigod.
"...Directed by: Brett Ratner. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Rufus Sewell, John Hurt, Ian McShane, Peter Mullan,..."

Aug. 1, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

Fast & Furious 6
The curiously addictive fast-cars franchise is still committed to excess.
"...Directed by: Justin Lin. Starring: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Luke Evans, Gina Carano,..."

May 24, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Journey 2: The Mysterious Island
Michael Caine zips around on a giant bumblebee and Dwayne Johnson is a pectoral spectacle in this family-friendly, fantasy-island adventure tale.
"...Directed by: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Vanessa Hudgens, Luiz Guzmán..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fast Five
Those renegade street racers reassemble for the fifth installment in the franchise, this time in scenic Rio de Janeiro.
"...Justin Lin. Starring: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Jordana Brewster, Dwayne Johnson, Tyrese Gibson, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Matt Schulze, Joaquim..."

May 6, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Race to Witch Mountain
In this updated remake of the beloved Disney series of family movies, two siblings with supernatural powers seek refuge with a cabbie and a UFO specialist.
"...Directed by: Andy Fickman. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, AnnaSophia Robb, Alexander Ludwig, Ciarán Hinds..."

March 20, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Mr. Fish: Cartooning From the Deep End
Documentary explores the dying art of controversial editorial cartoons
"...Pablo Bryant’s documentary portrait of the Philadelphia-based artist (né Dwayne Booth), I think you could reasonably call Fish anti-war,..."

Aug. 31, 2018 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

DVD Watch: 'Snitch'
Director Ric Roman Waugh makes The Rock into an everyman
"...There is no bigger film star this year than Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, and Ric Roman Waugh, director of..."

June 11, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

30 Minutes or Less
Jesse Eisenberg reunites with his Zombieland director Ruben Fleischer for this action comedy about a hapless victim forced to rob a bank or be blown up.
"...(Vadsaria). Concurrently, an even more shiftless pair of buddies, Dwayne (McBride) and Travis (Swardson) plot to kill Dwayne’s ex-military..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Night at the Roxbury
"...will be the dismal sport of spotting has-beens like Dwayne Hickman (Dobie Gillis) and Loni Anderson in cameo roles...."

Oct. 9, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

"...a homicidal killer, Stewart plays Mr. Big, Hardison plays Dwayne Wayne as a pilot, Kirkland plays only in one..."

Feb. 11, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Bill of the Week: Christmas Edition
Bohac wants some, er, Winter cheer in schools
"...Texas House, Not a lawmaker was stirring, Except for Dwayne Bohac with a 'Happy Holidays' bill..."

Dec. 23, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Aztex Roster Hunt Begins in Earnest, and More
Coach Adrian Heath is on the road scouting players for the Aztex's inaugural season, and more
"...Below: Dynamo trades Dwayne De Rosario and Maryland wins NCAA Men's national championship…..."

Dec. 17, 2008 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

Meet Austin’s Funk Prodigy D-Madness
Blind purveyor of soul, hip-hop, and reggae takes us behind the curtain
"...It's important you listen very carefully to Dwayne Jackson...."

July 28, 2017 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

The Rock's take on The Towering Inferno is a damp squib
"...Directed by: Rawson Marshall Thurber. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Neve Campbell, Chin Han, Roland Møller, Noah Taylor,..."

July 13, 2018 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

About AIDS
Austin's Dwayne Haught Helps States Score AIDS Drug Price Cuts for Poor
"...Austin's Dwayne Haught Helps States Score AIDS Drug Price Cuts for..."

Aug. 29, 2003 Column by Sandy Bartlett

Central Intelligence
Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart make for passable action buddies
"...Directed by: Rawson Marshall Thurber. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Amy Ryan, Danielle Nicolet, Aaron Paul,..."

June 17, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

San Andreas
This is how the world ends, not with a bang, but with a guffaw
"...Directed by: Brad Peyton. Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, Alexandra Daddario, Ioan Gruffudd, Paul Giamatti,..."

May 29, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Harmonic Distortion
Malekko Heavy Industry's guitar pedals of mass distortion
" limits, in a nondescript warehouse, Josh Holley and Dwayne Dassing are hunched over in their makeshift laboratory. Electrical..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Music Feature by Darcie Stevens

The End of the World as He Knows It
Richard Kelly does decadence plus dystopia in Southland Tales
"...a movie where there's an action hero (played by Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson) and a porn star (Sarah Michelle..."

Nov. 16, 2007 Screens Feature by Spencer Parsons

Naked City
Headlines and happenings from Austin and beyond
"...RSVP by Monday, Jan. 12, by calling the APD's Dwayne Jones at 974-4732 or by e-mail to"

Jan. 9, 2004 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

It's Always the Nice Ones
"...young serviceman describe his tour of duty. Then drummer Dwayne Barnes starts talking about building explosives with tuna cans..."

March 5, 1999 Music Feature by Greg Beets

South Austin Vigilante Killer Sentenced
Joseph Mobley gets five years for manslaughter
"...was arrested on Oct. 6, 2014, after beating 25-year-old Dwayne Guidry over the head with a hammer and strangling..."

March 10, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Demon possession thriller
"...Director Peyton takes a breather from Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and B-grade action/disaster movies (San Andreas,..."

Dec. 9, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Jem and the Holograms
The Eighties animated series is resurrected as live action
"...thing). Along the way, real-life celebrities like Jimmy Fallon, Dwayne Johnson, and (egad!) Chris Pratt make cameo appearances as..."

Oct. 30, 2015 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Playback: Experiencing a Broadened Euphoria
EDM breaks out, Agony Column returns
"...leading the blind: Stevie Wonder collaborated with sightless multi-instrumentalist Dwayne "D-Madness" Jackson backstage at the Frank Erwin Center last..."

April 10, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

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