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Mike Judge, the writer/director of Office Space, mines the workplace for more satiric comedy.
"...the fiercely satirical bite of Office Space and Idiocracy, Extract is hardly toothless. The comedy this time is on..."

Sept. 4, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Will Work for Laughs
Mike Judge clocks in with Extract
"...Hill-esque denouement via the Austin filmmaker's new theatrical release, Extract. Judge initially wrote the script – which parallels and..."

Aug. 28, 2009 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Not Just Plain Vanilla
You may have noticed the neon deco sign on the roof of the Adams Extract Company's distinctively low-slung Moderne building, set back from I-35 just south of Slaughter Lane and rather dramatically surrounded by prairie grassland. What you might not know, Food writer MM Pack explains, is that, unlike Betty Crocker, there really is a Mr. Adams and he still makes the extracts from top-secret family formulas.
"..."Home of Adams' Extract." You may have noticed the neon deco sign on..."

Nov. 2, 2001 Food Feature by MM Pack

The Man From U.N.C.L.E.
Napoleon Solo and and Illya Kuryakin don't transition well to the present
" East Berlin 1963, as they both attempt to extract Gaby Teller (Vikander), whose father is a rocket scientist..."

Aug. 14, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

The Smurfs 2
The Smurfs invade Paris. (Must've heard Jerry Lewis is a god there.)
"...and his feline accomplice Azrael once again scheme to extract mystical Smurf essence in a diabolical plan to rule..."

Aug. 2, 2013 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Nolan's first film since The Dark Knight is a heist picture with an inventive twist.
"...say, a CEO into said dream in order to extract highly sensitive, highly profitable information. That’s what the team..."

July 16, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Cold Souls
Paul Giamatti plays Paul Giamatti, sans soul.
"...Vanya that pushed Paul to the decision to first extract his soul, then swap it for another model in..."

Sept. 18, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Don't Say a Word
"...kidnaps Conrad's young daughter as incentive for Conrad to extract that number. He's given seven hours to unlock the..."

Sept. 28, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Son of the Pink Panther
"...let Peter Sellers rest in peace while he could extract another simoleon from the cash cow that is the..."

Sept. 3, 1993 Movie Review by Robert Faires

All Hail the Jester
Changing the world – one beer at a time
"...resident philosopher, managing partner, and artisan of ales, Ron Extract. For Jester King, this is not only standard procedure,..."

May 2, 2014 Food Feature by Anna Toon

Film News
Robert Rodriguez starts shooting 'Shorts,' and other local production news
"...We're ever-hopeful Mike Judge's next film, Extract, will shoot hereabouts. According to Variety, it will star..."

May 9, 2008 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Nuts to You
The Food writers reveal their favorite pecan recipes
"...4-quart saucepan. Grab the edges of the cheesecloth and extract all moisture from the mixture by squeezing into the..."

Nov. 25, 2005 Food Feature

To Your Health
I desperately need more energy. I know my adrenal glands are not up to par, and I have heard about using adrenal gland concentrate for this. Is it safe to try?
"...human gland. Prior to the introduction of antibiotics, glandular extracts were widely used and a considerable amount of research..."

Jan. 23, 2004 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Rancho Winslow Supper Club Recipes
Two popular soups
"...grilled Mexican-style street corn). Scrape the cobs completely to extract every little bit of pulp. Frozen corn can be..."

Feb. 21, 2014 Food Feature by Mick Vann

Free To Be Beer!
Hear, hear! Judge rules for breweries.
"...Amendment. That's a source of seasonal cheer for Ron Extract, managing partner of Austin-based Jester King Craft Brewery, who..."

Dec. 30, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Speak No Ale: Beer Men Sue for Free Speech
Texas' arcane beer laws may be busted by a First Amendment lawsuit
"...Amendment by putting unlawful restrictions on free speech. Ron Extract, managing partner of the Hill Country's Jester King Craft..."

Oct. 28, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

To Your Health
The pros and cons of using grapefruit-seed extract in fighting fungus problems
"...Q. I've read that grapefruit-seed extract might help me fight fungus problems in my gut..."

Feb. 18, 2005 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Adams Sponsors Bowie High Culinary Program
"...programs. She explained that, 12 years ago, the Adams Extract Company became the district's first business sponsor -- at..."

Nov. 2, 2001 Food Feature by MM Pack

The Apparition
French religious drama places miracles under the microscope
"...a reawakened devotion, and more a saddening attempt to extract Anna – at first transcendent, but increasingly translucent –..."

Sept. 14, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The Predator
The Predator needs an editor
" alien ship crash landing as he’s trying to extract hostages from bad guys (pretty sure it was drug..."

Sept. 14, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Egg White Alternatives for Bartenders and Bakers
Foam over function
"...owner of Drink.Well decided to switch to quillaia, an extract from the soapbark tree. "The reason was twofold," she..."

April 13, 2018 Food Feature by Adrienne Whitehorse

Viva Aguas Frescas
The Mexican refreshers: how to make them, and where to find them in Austin
"...about 10 minutes. After steeping, strain and press to extract juices. Add additional water and sugar to taste and..."

July 14, 2017 Food Feature by Sierra Diaz

Point Austin: Journalism and Memory
What we fail to remember, we will tragically repeat
"...East, and yet even while we refuse to entirely extract our forces from Iraq and remain uncertain – largely..."

March 30, 2012 News Column by Michael King

Mars Needs Moms
Based on a children's book by Berkely Breathed, this animated film looks good but lacks emotion.
"...Earth for a suitable mom to kidnap and then extract all her maternal memories in order to upload them..."

March 11, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Killing Kasztner
This documentary is about the little-remembered figure Rudolf Israel Kasztner, who negotiated with Adolf Eichmann for the release of 1,700 Jews from Hungary, only to later be castigated for Nazi collaboration.
"...Bergen-Belsen concentration camp while Eichmann tried, and failed, to extract more funds. Eventually, all the passengers of the so-called..."

May 7, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Film News
The martini shot
"...for the Paramount Theatre's world premiere of Mike Judge's Extract, with Judge and star Jason Bateman in attendance. Tickets..."

July 31, 2009 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Algae: Slime to the Rescue
"...out or treated with a chemical called hexane to extract its oily contents. But Robert Hebner, director of UT's..."

Nov. 28, 2008 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Faraday's Cookie Contest Winning Recipes
"...1 tablespoon vanilla extract..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Food Feature

To Your Health
Are the claims that Proxenol will make you look and feel younger too good to be true?
" of an herbal tablet that is mostly an extract of the Polynesian plant morinda citrifolia, or noni fruit,..."

April 7, 2006 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

An unconventional psychological thriller without much plot, Keane is the gripping and uncompromising story of a man's attempt to hang on to his sanity.
"...attendants or anyone who’ll listen. Most respond kindly but extract themselves from Keane’s presence as quickly as possible. We..."

Nov. 4, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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