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Bridge to Terabithia
This excellent screen version of the Newbery-winning novel is not about fairies and enchanted forests but about kids who feel as though they don't fit in.
"...set of missing keys is invested with almost unbearable gravity, with one false move promising the family’s ruin –..."

Feb. 23, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Snakes on a Plane
This solid little B-movie arrives cloaked in the dodgy garb of a fanboy phenomenon.
"...of the film's running gags is the sudden, inexplicable gravity summoned by the very mention of Kim's name. All..."

Aug. 25, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Idlewild
OutKast has been operating as two separate and distinct musical personas for at least three years now, and Idlewild unwisely continues this trend into the cinematic realm.
"...toast). Neither one seems all that aware of the gravity of their situations, although that may have something to..."

Aug. 25, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Ice Age: The Meltdown
An exercise in the superfluous, this sequel lacks the original film’s geniality – and all of its pro-environment stumping.
"...always played fast and loose with the laws of gravity, but now climatology takes a beating, too? The same..."

March 31, 2006 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Les Saignantes
This Cameroonian-French science fiction satire with Godardian influences is as fascinating as it is obscure.
"...whom can be seen engaging in a harnessed and gravity-defying sexual encounter/dance in the film’s opening scene). The futuristic..."

Feb. 24, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Garçon Stupide
Love and sensation: It's all the same thing to a young gay Swiss man who leads a dangerous life.
"...than technique, but Koutchoumov balances him with a quiet gravity, and together they carry the film, even when Baier..."

Dec. 2, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Alejandro Escovedo String Quintet
Record review
"...but in their aftermath, Escovedo emerged a songwriter with Gravity. Solo, with strings, and later an entire orchestra, he..."

Nov. 25, 2005 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Saving Face
In this breezy Chinese-American coming-out comedy, ethnic, generational, and family identities collide with the anything-goes ethos of modern love.
"...productions, even in Twin Peaks – but her quiet gravity and luminescence are perfectly appreciable here. Her nuance at..."

July 1, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

'Between You and Me'
The Arthouse exhibition 'Between You and Me' uses video to explore intimate space in the artistic context
"...the link between artist and viewer. Unstacking Cuchilian, or Gravity Understands Why We Build is a close-up of a..."

March 25, 2005 Arts Review by Jacqueline May

Enduring Love
This creepy tale of a stalker and the object of his affection is adapted from an Ian McEwan novel.
"...from the balloon yet unbound by the laws of gravity. Is this love? Is this what’s meant by a..."

Nov. 19, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Maria Full of Grace
A desperate young woman from Colombia, who hopes to better her life, becomes a drug mule for the syndicate, transporting heroin to the States.
"...of her onscreen, it’s clear that she realizes the gravity of her situation. The urge to bolt, to get..."

Aug. 6, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

'Por Vida: A Tribute to the Songs of Alejandro Escovedo'
Texas platters
"...Javier Escovedo ("The Rain Won't Help"), Mario Escovedo's Dragons ("Gravity"). Finally, Ruben Ramos ends the show with a trembling..."

July 23, 2004 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

The Station Agent
Award-winning indie favorite shows how human beings form emotional connections – despite their best efforts not to.
"...Fin is pulled into the wake of Joe’s chatty gravity. He meets Olivia (Clarkson, of Pieces of April), an..."

Nov. 21, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bend It Like Beckham
"...a life staple on a par with oxygen and gravity), the most natural sport known to man has, somehow,..."

April 4, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Amen.
"...a weariness about the eyes that richly suggests the gravity of his circumstances – but his Gerstein is more..."

March 7, 2003 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Talk to Her
Gone, with one major exception, are the delicious hysterics of Almodóvar's earlier works; Talk to Her is a mostly restrained, though by no means unemotional, work about two men in love with comatose women.
"...a dive into the sensational, Cámara grounds it with gravity and, above all, the tender conviction of a man..."

Jan. 31, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Magic of Flight
"...to re-create their effortless flight. The concepts of thrust, gravity, and lift are ably demonstrated. Then the film turns..."

Jan. 7, 2003 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Every Day Is Dress-Up Day
"...8) Defy gravity (high). Use hair glue whenever you can to make..."

Aug. 2, 2002 Features Feature by Brynn McIntosh

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
"...of domestic darkness that give the film some much-needed gravity, many of which bring to mind Mary Karr's similarly..."

June 7, 2002 Movie Review by Steve Davis

"Space Station 3-D"
"...beyond, coupled with detailed looks at life in zero gravity and the testimony of an international crew of astronauts,..."

May 20, 2002 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Texas Amusements
"...Bay 12 acres of fun-filled water adventures featuring a gravity-defying Master Blaster and pirate ship. 13602 Beechnut, Houston. 281/530-5979..."

May 10, 2002 Features Feature by Elizabeth Morgan

Stories from the Midway
My First Butt
"...the only way to prevent the sheer force of gravity from ripping the sliders limb from limb as they..."

May 10, 2002 Features Feature by Cathy Vaughan

The Other Side of Heaven
"...certainly interesting, Davis doesn't do full justice to the gravity of these events. There's little dramatic tension in the..."

Feb. 1, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Bride of the Wind
"...hand, perfectly cast, with his weatherbeaten face and quiet gravity). On the plus side, Beresford delivers a typically sumptuous..."

Aug. 10, 2001 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Come Undone
"...relationships and begins to suffer from depression. There's a gravity to the story that is somehow characteristically European. Rather..."

July 20, 2001 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Space Cowboys
"...because it takes an iconic quartet and knocks the gravity out of them. The storyline is thoroughly familiar, we've..."

Aug. 4, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Third Miracle
"...with frightening images of fiery explosions, mystical hijinks, and gravity-defying stunts. Rare is the movie that declares the relationship..."

March 4, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Supernova
"...Tunney -- continuously get it on atop the Nightingale's zero-gravity observation deck). Usually, even a muddled, incomprehensible mess like..."

Jan. 21, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Top 10 Decade/Local
"...3. Alejandro Escovedo, Gravity (Watermelon)..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Music Feature

Train of Life
"...forest and ends on a note of such unexpected gravity that it's difficult to put out of your mind..."

Dec. 24, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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