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Clive Barker's Lord of Illusions
"...sense of disappointment that I say that Lord of Illusions is not a worthy horror movie by any means;..."

Aug. 25, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Day Trips: The Museum of Illusions, Dallas
A museum that plays tricks on your mind
"...The Museum of Illusions in Dallas encourages you to take your brain out..."

Dec. 27, 2019 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Bloody Beautiful Illusions
Alejandro Jodorowsky, surrealism's topo sangre, on Truth, Beauty, and the Internet
"...When Chilean filmmaker/writer/artist Alejandro Jodorowsky turns 82 on Feb...."

Jan. 14, 2011 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Illusions
"...a film interpretation of the famous Nina Simone song. "Illusions" is an imaginative piece set during WWII in which..."

April 20, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Only State Facts … Not Romantic Illusions
"...also important to only state facts … not romantic illusions that owners occasionally enjoy projecting...."

April 25, 2008 Postmarks

Point Austin: Abandoning Illusions
Chris Hedges on the inevitable consequences of empire

Nov. 6, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Page Two: Grand Illusions
The only problem with wide-ranging, all-encompassing conspiracy theories is that they're wrong

July 6, 2007 Column by Louis Black

A Ball of Illusion
At the Krewe of Illusions Mardi Gras Ball in Lake Charles, just try to figure out where the queens end and the back-pieces begin...
"...The annual ball thrown by Lake Charles' Krewe of Illusions is an elaborate pageant attended by the refined, as..."

Feb. 8, 2008 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Dear White People
This idea-packed comedy pokes holes in the notion of a post-racial America.
"...Writer/director Justin Simien shatters all illusions of a post-racial America with this idea-packed comedy that..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

True Legend
The great martial-arts choreographer Yuen Woo-ping directs this saga about the inventor of Drunken Fist fighting.
"...on full display, the filmmaker also supplements these action illusions with CGI work that is much less convincing. Still,..."

May 13, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Devil and Daniel Johnston
The literal and figurative institutionalization of Austin music and art legend Daniel Johnston is analyzed from many angles in this perceptive film profile.
"...you have it, I’m a manic depressive with grand illusions.”..."

May 5, 2006 Movie Review by Raoul Hernandez

The Promise
This fantastical story from the Chinese director Chen Kaige mixes battles, magic, romance, and mistaken identities for a lovely but unsatisfying blend.
"...standards and has a deleterious effect on the magical illusions it is meant to convey. Plus, by my understanding..."

May 5, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

James' Journey to Jerusalem
A movie about a Christian pilgrim and chance, temptation, and illusions’ protection.
"...movie about a Christian pilgrim and chance, temptation, and illusions’ protection. Does God watch over all innocents and protect..."

May 14, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

One Hour Photo
"...some decidedly modern pathologies -- suburban alienation and the illusions generated by the advent of the photographic image. Robin..."

Sept. 13, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Dragonheart
"...movie isn't realized nearly as effectively as its visual illusions, and so, Dragonheart never quite reaches the heights that..."

June 7, 1996 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

La Vie De Bohème
This film honors the romantic notion of the starving artist while simultaneously mocking its illusions and pretensions.
"...romantic notion to the hilt, while simultaneously mocking its illusions and pretensions. The movie can't help itself, it's written,..."

Dec. 3, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Volere, Volare
"...yet completely absorbed in catering to the fantasies and illusions of others. But wait -- it's time, from out..."

April 30, 1993 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Everybody's Fine
"...that the old have to work at maintaining comforting illusions. This is a sweetly sad movie that doesn't really..."

June 28, 1991 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

Film: Showtimes
"...Lord of Illusions: 12:00, 2:15, 4:45, 7:30, 10:00..."

Sept. 1, 1995 News Feature

Living in Illusion
Chris Hedges on the inevitable consequences of empire
"...toll that ends in death. This book is about illusions, including the illusions of war and power, that defy..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Film: Showtimes
"...Lord of Illusions: 4:45, 7:30, 10:00..."

Sept. 8, 1995 News Feature

Sharpening the Claw
"...a minute. Anderson is continually expanding his repertoire of illusions, but just adding one trick may take him four..."

Sept. 5, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Cats Don't Dance
"...the glamour, romance, and unchained egos behind the glossy illusions through more glossy illusions. Now comes an animated feature..."

April 4, 1997 Movie Review by Robert Faires

Film: Showtimes
"...Lord of Illusions: (1:05, 3:15, 5:30), 7:40, 9:45..."

Sept. 29, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...CLIVE BARKER'S LORD OF ILLUSIONSD: Clive Barker; with Scott Bakula, Kevin J. O'Connor, Famke..."

Sept. 8, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
Recommended
"...CLIVE BARKER'S LORD OF ILLUSIONSD: Clive Barker; with Scott Bakula, Kevin J. O'Connor, Famke..."

Sept. 1, 1995 News Feature

Hidden Room Theatre's Houdini Speaks to the Living
In this drama featuring Harry Houdini and Arthur Conan Doyle, a debate on the talking dead springs to dramatic life
"...his favor?) Terry's cool demeanor and facility with the illusions make his Houdini the Man of Reason, able to..."

Oct. 28, 2016 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Letters at 3am: The World That Calls Itself "the World"
We're capable of so much – and look what we've settled for
"...But here's Jan Kott (roughly remembered): "Shakespeare had no illusions. Not even the illusion that one can live without..."

Oct. 31, 2014 Column by Michael Ventura

Okay, Everybody– Back Into the Pool!
Esther's Pool, that is: Winning fools, grooving stars.
"...always been trucking in musical numbers and the character-spiced illusions of magician Ray Anderson, always involving the passers-by on..."

Sept. 11, 2012 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Assacre
Record review
"...Fantastic Illusions Worth Dying For (Awthum)..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Music Review by Darcie Stevens

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