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Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo
"...in Europe for two weeks. While trying out Andre's gravity boots one day, Deuce inadvertently destroys the gigolo's $6,000..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Taboo Topics, True Subjects
Reflections on Race in the NBA
"...water gushing out of his Nikes. White boys are gravity-bound dorks. Black men are our hyper-realized selves, our dream-selves,..."

Nov. 19, 1999 Books Feature by David Shields

For the Love of the Line
In the exhibitions “Old Master Drawings From the Suida-Manning Collection” at the Blanton Museum of Art and “Selected 20th-Century Master Drawings” at the Norwood Gallery, we can indulge our eyes in samples of art spanning five centuries.
"...with elegance; the short, thick line can evoke weight, gravity, drama. To be able to see these qualities and..."

Oct. 8, 1999 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Detroit 9000
Blaxploitation classic re-released in 1999 by Quentin Tarantino's Rolling Thunder distribution company.
"...(“Was it a brother man or a jive-ass honky?”), gravity-defying Afros, garishly loud suits, and mangled cop cars that..."

July 23, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Marcel Duchamp's X-ray Specs
"...has to do with electromagnetic waves and freedom from gravity versus gravity and all the old laws of mechanics..."

July 16, 1999 Books Feature by Sid Moody

A Walk on the Moon
"...A Walk on the Moon defeats the laws of gravity in its search for a stairway to heaven...."

April 9, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Horse Whisperer
"...and ride through the back country until they encounter gravity while climbing a slope overlooking a rural route road...."

May 15, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Beaumarchais Scoundrel
"...wouldn't understand.” (One wonders how an actor with more gravity, such as Depardieu, would have handled the character.) Still,..."

Dec. 26, 1997 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Sunday
"...empty streets, and a day's respite from the oppressive gravity of purpose. For most of us, Sunday is the..."

Oct. 31, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Nothing to Lose
"...he sort of slouches, like a man overcome by gravity) and drives aimlessly through Los Angeles, eventually, blindly driving..."

July 18, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Greg Beets' National Top Ten
"...7. Howard Johnson & Gravity, Gravity!!! (Verve)..."

Jan. 10, 1997 Music Feature

That Thing You Do!
"...that just can't hold against the weight of fame's gravity and The Bass Player, well, is The Bass Player...."

Oct. 4, 1996 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Terminal Velocity
"...Ditch loses a first-time student to the laws of gravity (Kinski, whose early-in-the-film portrayal of a giggly blonde airhead..."

Sept. 23, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Joy Luck Club
"...eight stories told here are engrossing and stirring. The gravity of the events that these women experienced in China,..."

Oct. 8, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Celebrate the Apollo 11 Moon Landing With These Texas Road Trips
Houston and other Texas sites celebrate the golden anniversary of the first lunar landing
"...Burke Baker Planetarium features programs such as "To Defy Gravity" and "Dark Side of the Moon." FORT DAVIS..."

May 17, 2019 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

RTX Animation Heads Into Final Space
TBS animated comedy leads lineup including Austin-made Seis Manos
"...your interest, then let's add that it comes from Gravity Falls alum Matt Braly, who will be bringing writer..."

May 1, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Salvage Vanguard Theater’s Antigonick
This production gives an ancient tale a fresh look and feel while retaining its tragic power
"...tragedy. The deaths and departures are treated with the gravity of the original, and they land with us. When..."

March 29, 2019 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Eight International All-Stars at SXSW Music
"...Grzegorz Kwiatkowsk, also a published poet whose delivery wields gravity. Since 2010, Trupa Trupa's self-released two LPs before dishing..."

March 15, 2019 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer Say Goodbye to Broad City at SXSW
If you’re here for spoilers, queen, we’ve got some news for you
"...a web series in 2009, opened with acknowledging the gravity of ending a project that’s occupied the better third..."

March 11, 2019 SXSW Post by Beth Sullivan

Mayor Adler Sends Kerbey Queso Recipe to the Moon on a SpaceX Rocket … Seriously
A photo of Austin legend Leslie also made the trip
"...Mayor Adler. “The challenge to eat queso in zero gravity is one that we are willing to accept, one..."

Feb. 22, 2019 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Far-Right Texas Legislator Files Bill to Completely Outlaw Abortion
HB 896 too fanatical even for extreme anti-choice groups
"...could no sooner ignore SCOTUS than the force of gravity,” says TAL’s Joe Pojman. His group also isn’t getting..."

Feb. 4, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Luv Doc: A Very Honest Person
The Luv Doc is uncomfortable with the idea of a "hall pass"
"...Damn dude. There is just so much here to..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Column by The Luv Doc

Luv Doc: Square Pegs
You have to allow people the space to build the walls that make them feel safe
"...The New Austin was built on the neurotic slag..."

Jan. 18, 2019 Column by The Luv Doc

Austin Film Critics Release 2018 Awards Nominee Lists
Roster includes new stunt and mo-cap categories
"...Roma by Alfonso Cuarón, who won in 2013 for Gravity...."

Dec. 28, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

"Erin Shirreff" at Lora Reynolds Gallery
The artist blurs the line between photography and sculpture, creating a stunning result
"...in that series appear to float through space, defying gravity in a way that the sculptures themselves cannot in..."

Dec. 28, 2018 Arts Review by Marisa Charpentier

Marc Savlov’s Top 10 Films of 2018
"...More gravitas than Gravity and all the more human for it. A beautiful..."

Dec. 28, 2018 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Brian Eno
"...DVD, the music element to these works invokes the zero-gravity textures of Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks (1983), with sprinkles..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Music Review by Dan Gentile

The Best of John Rabon Is on Its Way
In a manner of speaking, baby, in a manner of speaking
"...in the body of some baby boy – especially, gravity being what it is, if it’s a bouncing baby..."

Oct. 31, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Arctic Monkeys
"...full-length glints of Pet Sounds swapping six-string contortions for zero-gravity synths, moonwalk bass, and vintage electronics. The eerie weightlessness..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Feature by Alejandra Ramirez

En Route Productions' *some humans were harmed in the making of this show
CB Goodman's play is memorable for its exuberant satire, but an abrupt hairpin turn toward the serious makes the show even more memorable
"...the play as we're shifted to a place of gravity, where actions and consequences must be considered and dealt..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

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