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Frozen River
In order to make ends meet, two women in upstate New York smuggle illegal aliens across the St. Lawrence River into the U.S. in this unusually thoughtful and expertly acted movie.
"...using the car to transport illegal immigrants across the frozen St. Lawrence River from Canada to the bordering reservation,..."

Sept. 5, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

This animated film mines Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tales for material, discards the most brutish bits, and applies a heavy Disney top gloss.
"...Like The Little Mermaid, the animated film Frozen mines Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tales for material, discards..."

Nov. 29, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Chill Out at Frozen Rickshaw
Trailer owner makes refreshing Asian treats
"...We’ve got our pick from gelato to custard to frozen yogurt, and this season there's handmade mochi ice cream..."

June 6, 2014 Food Post by Amira Jensen

Cocowhip Frozen Dessert Comes to Austin
Local women bring us Australia’s favorite healthy treat
"...a sweaty Austinite to do when the craving for frozen sweet treats destroys every ounce of willpower? There’s froyo,..."

April 10, 2018 Food Post by Alisha McDarris

Frozen Dreams
Check out any of these frozen yogurt shops for a cool, tangy treat
"...When I first wrote about frozen yogurt in June 2008, the West Coast natural tart..."

June 25, 2010 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Austin's Four Vegan Frozen Dessert Shops
We all scream for (dairy-free) ice cream
"...For vegans, there was only one option for local frozen desserts until recently. Austin is now home to four..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Food Feature by Alisha McDarris

The Luv Doc: Frozen
A little homespun wisdom from Dub Nelly
"...– Frozen in Time..."

June 24, 2016 Column by The Luv Doc

AC Food Fight: Frozen Pops
A cold piece of work
"...on its way to being a paleta-topia. But whose frozen treat is at the top of the pops? A..."

June 26, 2015 Food Column by Brandon Watson

Frozen Assets: AWU and the Busted Pipes
Winter weather poses infrastructure challenges
"...received more than 600 customer calls for broken or frozen pipes, 243 requiring emergency cut-off. But the bigger structural..."

Jan. 15, 2010 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

What About Frozen Yogurt?
"...your restaurant poll does not include a category for frozen yogurt [Food, May 20]. TCBY stands for "The Country's..."

May 24, 2005 Postmarks

AC Food Fight: Frozen Desserts
Which one of these frozen desserts is the best bet?

Oct. 13, 2017 Food Column by Jessi Cape

International Frozen Treat Tour Stops in Austin
Local gelateria Tèo is contestant in regional competition
"...opportunity to see gelato being made and to sample frozen treats from the top 16 gelato purveyors in the..."

May 9, 2014 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Clarence Birdseye, Culinary Pioneer (1886-1956)
October 7 was the anniversary of inventor's death.
" Labrador as a fur trader, he noticed fish frozen by the Inuit (aka "Eskimos") during the intensely bitter..."

Oct. 10, 2012 Food Post by Mick Vann

Get Ready for the 11th Annual Austin Ice Cream Festival
A day jam-packed with frozen treats, competitions, games and more
" where ice cream, shaved ice, and all things frozen at the 11th Annual Austin Ice Cream Festival come..."

Aug. 3, 2017 Food Post by Kali Venable

Serious Fro-Yo Shop Opens in Westlake
Pinkberry brings highbrow style in a cup
"...trip to Hawaii years back and spurred the national frozen yogurt craze, has become a new take on the..."

April 10, 2013 Food Post by Gracie Salem

Encounters at the End of the World
Werner Herzog, contemporary cinema's most consistently lyrical examiner of the (in)human condition, returns to the documentary form in yet another wonderfully improbable locale: Antarctica.
"...and ATM." Not for him the commissary's "Frosty Boy" frozen dessert dispenser. He seeks the blank, unknowable chaos of..."

July 18, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dear Glutton: Your New Favorite Ice Cream Shops
Find the perfect place for a frozen treat
" pay for things, and consuming massive amounts of frozen sugar. Even as an adult, there are few things..."

July 28, 2017 Food Column by Emily Beyda

The Heat Is On
Homicide vet Melissa Leo wins raves for Frozen River
"...of supporting parts, Leo delivers a searing turn in Frozen River as Ray Eddy, a hardscrabble single mom ensnared..."

Sept. 5, 2008 Screens Feature by Wells Dunbar

NBT: Never Been Thawed
Mockumentary about the members of a Frozen Food Enthusiasts Club is funny when it stays on topic but becomes scattered when it strays.
"...Morris and Charles Arnold. To the collectors in the Frozen Food Enthusiasts Club, NBT (never been thawed) is a..."

Nov. 11, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

March of the Penguins
The nature photography is so intimate, and the story of the penguins' mating is so carefully crafted into a sustained and satisfying narrative, that they become epic heroes: brave, if not fearless, and stalwart fools for love.
"...who are emperor penguins. Trudging 70 miles across the frozen Antarctic, flopping down on our bellies when our feet..."

July 15, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

101 Reykjavík
Icelander Kormakur shows a lot of visual flourish and confidence as a first-time director (he also co-stars), but the story's real heart lies in its dark comedy.
"...mental attitude toward life seems about as bleak and frozen as the dark, sub-Arctic landscape that surrounds him. 101..."

Feb. 1, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition
"...from the continent when his ship The Endurance was frozen in place in the surrounding ice. Thus began a..."

Nov. 16, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Winter Guest
"...on a day so cold that the sea has frozen needs to exude a certain icy atmosphere -- and..."

March 20, 1998 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Wind River
Crime and punishment on a Wyoming reservation
"...have been devouring livestock, discovers in the snow the frozen body of a young Native American girl – barefoot,..."

Aug. 11, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Jennifer Connelly and Cillian Murphy play an odd and estranged mother and son
"...her father-in-law in some unspecified remote area of the frozen north, presumably Canada. Frosty describes both the landscape and..."

June 26, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

"...motion to the point that his surrounding environment appears frozen in time. Imagine the wealth of practical possibilities for..."

April 5, 2002 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Joe Dirt
"...spectacle of a friendly dog's testicles adhering to a frozen front porch. Add in Kid Rock, a dead Christopher..."

April 13, 2001 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Mexican Food 101
Salvation in a Glass: An Ode to the Frozen Margarita
"...problem just strip down and relax, occasionally rubbing our frozen drinks across our sweaty brows and flushed cheeks...."

March 12, 1999 Food Feature

Evangelical tract never raises a pulse
"...are horsing around on the precarious surface of a frozen lake, despite warnings from a nearby adult. In a..."

April 12, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Beautiful Boy
Steve Carell soars above this overly-earnest addiction biography
"...son, blown apart on a battlefield; here he is frozen in pre-emptive grief, the constant pain of knowing that..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

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