Search

271-300 of 1,000 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
Love's Labour's Lost
"...of the Hollywood musical in its demonstration of the idea that there resides a song in every heart and..."

Aug. 4, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Pop & Me
"...Directed by: Chris Roe. The idea's catchy enough: Father and son travel the world together..."

June 16, 2000 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

8 1/2 Women
"...masterpiece 8 1/2. From this, the two get the idea to populate the spare bedrooms of their mansion with..."

June 9, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

American Psycho
"...of course, is that the sleek and sexy Bateman's idea of a beautiful body is one in pieces on..."

April 14, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Beach
"...and not without? Please? Work with me people. The idea of paradise -- what, where, and who it might..."

Feb. 11, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Lovers on the Bridge
Carax's stridently anti-romantic romance is curiously full of extravagant visual panache.
"...created a compelling study, he nevertheless has no clear idea of how to resolve it. The latter portions of..."

Nov. 26, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ravenous
"...missing. And so on. Griffin's script cleverly uses the idea of cannibalism as a ripe, rich metaphor for the..."

March 26, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Civil Action
"...craftsmanlike sheen, this film is so sketchy, obvious, and idea-poor compared to Harr's book that you can't help wishing..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Movie Review by Russell Smith

John Carpenter's Vampires
"...Western (which in itself sounds like a pretty nifty idea). Too bad everybody except Woods plays it so straight:..."

Oct. 30, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Junk Mail
"...and Per Efil Aske. Roy (Skjærstad) is not anyone's idea of a conventional screen hero. He is an unsavory..."

June 12, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Deep in the Heart (Of Texas)
"...truly one from the heart. A valentine to the idea that everyone in Texas is a character with a..."

May 8, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

U.S. Marshals
"...hardcore sequelphobes have to admit it's a pretty cool idea: a The Fugitive-redux manhunt movie focusing on U.S. Marshal..."

March 6, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

One Night Stand
"...unobtrusive conversation -- and before you can say “bad idea,” it's the next morning. They've spent the night together..."

Nov. 14, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bean
"...Los Angeles, which may have seemed like a terrific idea at the time, but ends up forcing the filmmakers..."

Nov. 7, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Weed
"...what we have here). Watching Weed, you get the idea that the whole world's stoned, with Expo participants attending..."

Oct. 3, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Steel
"...and Disney's upcoming, wretched-looking Flubber will give youngsters the idea that fobbing off this vacuous, desultory product as art..."

Aug. 22, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Cop Land
"...is novel in the extreme, and Mangold grabs the idea, runs with it, and never looks back. Cop Land..."

Aug. 15, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Irma Vep
Assayas' camerawork and editing recall the glory days of the French New Wave, while Cheung holds the center as an actress caught up in the behind-the-scenes mayhem on a creative film set.
"...Vidal (Léaud), an embittered, confused director with the semi-salable idea of remaking Louis Feuillade's masterpiece of French silent cinema,..."

Aug. 1, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie
"...the green ranger, one for… well, you get the idea), but you might want to knock that down a..."

March 28, 1997 Movie Review by Nick Barbaro

Suite Sixteen
"...with Suite 16 is that we really have no idea why these characters are behaving the way they do,..."

Sept. 6, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Richard III
"...McKellen's command of the text is stunning -- every idea makes such sense -- but he doesn't revel in..."

Feb. 23, 1996 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Mr. Wrong
"...short of being a psychopath, a trust-funded lunatic whose idea of a really good time is stealing beer, then..."

Feb. 23, 1996 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Four Rooms
"...Tarantino. What must have seemed like a positively brilliant idea at the time -- a quartet of short films..."

Jan. 5, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Shaolin Kung Fu Mystagogue
"...you all you need to know: If the very idea of going to see a movie called Shaolin Kung..."

Oct. 6, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Black Cat
"...Assassination of President Yeltsin. I think you get the idea...."

Sept. 29, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

A More Perfect Union
"...youth of the Sixties, this is the X Generation's idea of a revolution. The comic and political ideas in..."

Sept. 22, 1995 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Fun
"...and ultimately the one who comes up with the idea to commit the murder. They're two halves of the..."

Aug. 18, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dangerous Minds
"...or the way it asks us to buy the idea that old Bob Dylan tunes, karate, and candy bars..."

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

The Chinese Feast
"...his regular kung-fu actors only serves to reinforce this idea. However, this is a light, sporadically goofy comedy that..."

July 28, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Last Hero in China
"...political assassination, and, well, I think you get the idea. Despite the scattershot design of the script, the picture..."

July 28, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

« 1    BACK    5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14     NEXT    34 »
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

New recipes and food news delivered Mondays

Eric Goodman's Austin FC column, other soccer news

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle