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Kevin Curtin Hung Out With All of Austin’s “Tree of the Year” Winners
A socially distanced journey through the city’s green spaces
"...We hung out under the 150-foot-wide, tentaclelike branches of an escarpment..."

July 31, 2020 Arts Feature by Kevin Curtin

Letters at 3AM: The 'Austin Sun' Gets Hung
Old Austin Sun writers may have expected to hang, but not in a museum
"...have been shorter) was managing editor. Above his desk hung a sign of warning: "Never Try to Teach a..."

Sept. 10, 2010 Column by Michael Ventura

State's Case Hung by a Hair
New DNA testing calls into question execution of Claude Jones

Nov. 12, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Spector's Well-Hung Jury
Phil Spector's murder trial gets hung.

Sept. 26, 2007 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Eastern Condors
"...Directed by: Samo Hung Kam-Po. Starring: Yasuaki Kurata, Billy Chow, Dick Wei, Yuen..."

Aug. 9, 1996 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Wheels on Meals
"...Directed by: Samo Hung. Starring: Samo Hung, Jackie Chan, Yuen Biao, Herb Edelman,..."

Aug. 5, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dragons Forever
"...Directed by: Samo Hung. Starring: Samo Hung, Jackie Chan, Yuen Biao and Deanie..."

July 15, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Prodigal Son
"...Directed by: Samo Hung Kam-Po. Starring: Yuen Biao, Lam Ching-Ying, Samo Hung Kam-Po,..."

July 26, 1996 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Last Hero in China
"...send-up of the legend of real-life Chinese patriot Wong Fei-hung. This 1993 film, which was made after chopsocky icon..."

July 28, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Cyclo
"...Directed by: Tran Anh Hung. Starring: Le Van Loc, Tran Nu Yen Khe, Le..."

Dec. 13, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Painted Faces
"...Directed by: Alex Law. Starring: Samo Hung, Cheng Pei-Pei and Lam Ching-Ying. It's 1962, and a..."

Aug. 6, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Scent of Green Papaya
"...Directed by: Tran Anh Hung. Starring: Tran Nu Yên-Khê, Lu Man San, Truong Thi..."

May 6, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Red Trousers: The Life of the Hong Kong Stuntmen
This double-layered documentary examines the creation of a Hong Kong action film and the impossible feats performed by the Asian stuntman.
"...industry when future stars like Jackie Chan and Sammo Hung were placed at the Peking Opera School by their..."

April 2, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Drunken Master
Jackie Chan's kung fu/comedy classic turns a folk legend on its ear.
"...turning the legend of real-life folk hero Wong Fei Hung on its ear, playing the famous do-gooder as a..."

Aug. 18, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Drunken Master II
"...role of the famous real-life Cantonese boxer Wong Fei Hung, shown here traveling back home with his father, the..."

April 8, 1994 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Ashes of Time Redux
Dreamlike, confounding, yet possessed of a stunningly complex sensual and narrative poetry, Wong Kar-Wai's Chinese film is absolutely gorgeous.
"...by Yo-Yo Ma and fight sequences choreographed by Sammo Hung. Recut, remastered, and digitally scrubbed, this is one director's..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Qmmunity: Leading the Drag Revolution
Vanguard showrunner Hermajestie the Hung talks challenging bigots & creating a space “ruled by love and governed by freaks”
"...A vanguard in title and action, Hermajestie the Hung's showcase of Black, queer, and trans talent every Tuesday..."

April 29, 2022 Column by James Scott

Crime Story
"...Kirk Wang. Starring: Jackie Chan, Kent Cheng and Samo Hung. Chan's most recent film takes him out of his..."

Oct. 29, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Wrong Cops
French musician-filmmaker-writer-editor Quentin Dupieux (Rubber) returns with more lo-fi absurdism.
"...It’s really just a tortuous series of blackout sketches hung together with the flimsiest of threads. If there’s some..."

Jan. 17, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

We Are What We Are
This effectively creepy horror story gives new meaning to the family film.
"...year thus far, but I'd prefer not to be hung in effigy...."

Oct. 11, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame
Tsui Hark directs this delightful mystery film that's part spectacular period piece and part Sherlock Holmes.
"...martial arts sequences are staged by the master, Sammo Hung. Creative spectacle, humor, and suspense drive the film, and..."

Sept. 30, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Cadillac Records
The story of the birth of Chicago blues is well-told through this ensemble portrait of Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Chuck Berry, Etta James, Little Walter, and their label, Chess Records.
"...blues melting pot. It's best to not get too hung up on the purity of every single ingredient that..."

Dec. 12, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Hell Ride
This grindhousey biker film, executive-produced by Quentin Tarantino, is a convoluted, overly snazzy-looking tale of bad blood between even worse people.
"...Quentin Tarantino and starring Madsen's ongoing impersonation of a hung-over Nick Nolte on a good-hair day – pretty much..."

Aug. 8, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Control
Control, Anton Corbijn's narrative portrait of Joy Division's suicidal singer, Ian Curtis, is easily one of the finest films ever made about the collision of music, madness, and the human heart.
"...it, however much he thought he wanted it; he hung himself from the wash-line in the kitchen of the..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Eagle vs Shark
Like Napoleon Dynamite, Eagle vs Shark is a little wisp of a movie, a lightweight feature loaded with montage and hung on the multidimensional performance of Loren Horsley as Lily.
"...a movie, a lightweight feature loaded with montage and hung on one performance – in this case, that of..."

July 20, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

One Perfect Day
This earnest, soulful, and jarringly melodramatic rave-culture love story is from Melbourne, Australia.
"...drug overdose, on her birthday, just hours after he hung up on a pleading phone call from her. Home..."

June 9, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Darkness
Eurotrash horror film for the new millennium.
"...have so graciously chosen to release has been editorially hung, drawn, and quartered to the point that the story..."

Dec. 31, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Broken Wings
Israeli family drama reveals that turmoil begins at home, not at the country's borders.
"...Magon. The Ullman family is miserable. A pall has hung over the Israeli family since the death of its..."

April 30, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Asian Connection
"...Kong-bred artists such as John Woo, Chow Yun-fat, Samo Hung, and Jackie Chan, movies like Asian Connection are far..."

Jan. 17, 2004 Movie Review by Russell Smith

24 Hour Party People
"...the days and the scene before the fashionistas regularly hung with the rockers, a peculiarly innocent time that in..."

Sept. 27, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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