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"The Making of Gone With the Wind"
The Ransom Center's epic retelling of how this epic motion picture came to be
"...So you think Guardians of the Galaxy was a gamble?..."

Sept. 5, 2014 Screens Feature by Robert Faires

My Dinner with the Tornados
Texas Tornados celebrate a new CD with a lengthy stay in Austin
"...“Looky at that man with the cowboy hat, mama!” The little boy at a..."

March 9, 2010 Music Post by Margaret Moser

The Wind in Your Face
Jaston Williams explains why life in Lubbock blows
"...Pierce – try to wrangle that riddle in Is There Life After Lubbock?..."

May 28, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Wendell Pierce's The Wind in the Reeds
In Wendell Pierce's memoir The Wind in the Reeds, Godot and Treme help transform post-Katrina New Orleans
"...Maybe you thought of Treme as just another HBO show – the thing David Simon did after..."

Oct. 16, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Wind in the Willows
"...and why haven't we heard about it? More to the point, why haven't all the children of the land..."

March 6, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Industry of Light and Magic
Fx guru and key 'Star Wars' figure Tom Smith to HRC
"...With the acquisition of former Industrial Light and Magic boss..."

April 15, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

History in the Making
A new exhibit at the Harry Ransom Center proves that no job is too small when it comes to 'Making Movies'
"..."Dear Bobby. You like my letters? Here's another."..."

Feb. 5, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Chronicle Recommends: The Worst of the Oscars
From badly timed to just plain bad: When the Academy got it wrong
"...It’s Oscar season again, and while the Academy Awards are always a source for grumbling, this..."

Feb. 24, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Put the T and V in Thanksgiving
Holiday specials to ease you through the food coma and into the weekend
"...It's the day before Thanksgiving, and there on your chair, you're..."

Nov. 29, 2013 Screens Feature by Monica Riese

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
"...and outrageous a confection as its source material, half Southern gothic and half Our Town on goofdust. Cusack plays..."

Nov. 21, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Music Is Pretty Much Incessant
P. Kellach Waddle, the River City's 'educated hillbilly,' composes himself a life
"...Take a good look at the Austin-based classical composer P. Kellach Waddle. His long hair..."

April 20, 2007 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Wrong Kind of Rebel Rock
Why bands are lowering the Confederate battle flag
"...on its cover,” I wondered. Seemed as silly as the moment Dublin’s U2 discovered its Delta blues roots on..."

July 22, 2015 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

The Universal High School Experience
Sarah Dessen's latest novel is 'The Moon and More'
"...she become a bestselling author of young adult novels? With typical Southern modesty spiced with just the faintest whiff..."

Sept. 26, 2013 Books Post by Amy Gentry

The Kindness of Strangers
Harry Ransom Center restoring Gone With the Wind costumes
"...$30,000 laying around? How about $100, $25, or $10? The Harry Ransom Center, custodian of film producer David O...."

Aug. 11, 2010 Design Post by Anne Harris

A Closer Look at the Paramount Lineup
Spike Lee, Amy Heckerling to present films
"...May we direct your attention to the newly released slate for the Paramount's annual Summer Classic..."

May 15, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

"Shakespeare in Print and Performance" at the Ransom Center
This exhibition celebrates the Bard with rare artifacts from the Ransom Center's holdings
"...With the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death mere months..."

Jan. 1, 2016 Arts Review by Robert Faires

The True Story
Grandfather fought in the Philippines -- after that, things get kinda blurry …
"...Father's father was a buffalo soldier...."

Dec. 26, 2003 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

The 'Mold Queen' Fights Back
Melinda Ballard beat the insurance companies in court. Now she's carrying her fight to the politicians and the public.
"...Among the many high-profile combatants in the Texas homeowners-insurance wars, Melinda..."

March 21, 2003 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Texans With Disabilities Physically Barred From Policymakers
The inaccessibility at the Capitol is emblematic of the city at large
"...Kenneth Semien Sr. stands on the Texas Capitol steps in early April. This is not..."

July 28, 2017 News Feature by Taylor Jackson Buchanan

Moon-Shaped Panties & the Saint of White Trash
The Late Lucinda Williams
"...The morning starts normally for Lucinda. Well, maybe not normal,..."

Oct. 23, 1998 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Gone in Sixty Seconds
"...Chi McBride, Scott Caan, James Duval and Christopher Eccleston. There was a period back in the Eighties when Nicolas..."

June 9, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The 2006 Paramount Summer Classic Film Series
Schedule: May 24-Sept. 8
"...Admission – tickets are on sale on the day of the show at the Paramount Theatre Box..."

May 12, 2006 Screens Feature

The Paramount Theatre Summer Film Classics
"...6/12 8:00 The Dirty Dozen..."

June 4, 1999 Screens Feature

In Perfect Alignment: The Ransom Center Beat Holdings
"...a poem from 1974's Pulitzer Prize-winning Turtle Island, begins with this: "Before dawn the coyotes/weave medicine songs/dream nets --..."

Aug. 3, 2001 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

The Benda Mask
Untold secrets of Jean Arthur
"..."With acting, it's ultimately all about who you are." –..."

Oct. 22, 2004 Screens Feature by Raoul Hernandez

The Plantation at Comal Bluff
Sneed House ruins tell a story beneath and behind modern Austin
"...written about what has come to be known as the "Sneed House." Like teasers in a TV news report,..."

May 23, 2014 News Feature by Sam Ramos

Hot Fun in the Summertime
Citywide Summer Film Series
"...Paramount Summer Film Classics Films screen at the Paramount Theatre (713 Congress) through August. Regular admission is..."

May 23, 2003 Screens Feature

The 2002 Austin Critics Table Awards
On Monday, June 3, the Austin Critics Table handed out its annual awards for outstanding achievements in the Austin arts in a ceremony at the Capitol City Comedy Club.
"...On Monday, June 3, the Austin Critics Table handed out its annual awards for..."

June 7, 2002 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Leopard
Criterion releases a three-disc restoration project of Visconti's regal The Leopard
"...The LeopardCriterion, $49.95..."

June 25, 2004 Screens Review by Raoul Hernandez

The Trauma of Thanksgiving Films
Or, how to alienate your family this holiday season
"...tradition that started early on in my childhood: After the turkey and fixins, after the pumpkin pie and various..."

Nov. 24, 2017 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

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