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Tim League Stepping Down as Drafthouse CEO
Founder now executive chairman, replaced by former Disney exec
"...Alamo Drafthouse has just been announced, as founder Tim League steps down as CEO to become executive chairman, and..."

April 30, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

More Stories Behind the Signs
"...to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema: I met Tim and Karrie League while they were in the process of converting..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Postmarks

The Stories Behind Austin’s Iconic Signs
How both classic neon and changing design continue to draw patrons to local restaurants and theatres
"...When Tim and Karrie League opened the original Downtown Alamo Drafthouse on Colorado,..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Features Feature by Jessi Cape

Triggering a Time Trap
Ben Foster and Mark Dennis on the Hill Country sci-fi flick
"...BF: Oh yeah, Tim and Karrie League have a basement. We shot in their basement...."

Nov. 9, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

A Broken Trust at the Alamo Drafthouse
After executive mismanagement of sexual harassment accusations, the movie chain reconsiders what it means to do the right thing
"...Last month, Drafthouse founder and CEO Tim League consulted with a former executive at Southwest Airlines, to..."

March 2, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Unleashes Massive Film List
High-concept horror A Quiet Place to open fest
"...the bright idea to take bets on his youth league baseball games; only to realize he's killed what's pure..."

Jan. 31, 2018 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Harry Knowles Accused of Sexual Harassment
Film blogger announces he's stepping away from Ain't It Cool News
"...also noted that she informed Drafthouse founders Tim and Karrie League (she later worked for the Drafthouse between 2003..."

Sept. 27, 2017 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Let's All Go to the Movies
Skip the multiplex: Austin has a better idea
"...Founded in Austin in 1997 by Tim and Karrie League, the Alamo Drafthouse has grown into a national..."

March 3, 2017 Screens Post

Beware the "Givertaker"
New Austin short launches the Dead Kids Club
"...knew about belonged to Alamo Drafthouse founders Tim and Karrie League. Hall said, "We didn't want to impose on..."

Oct. 12, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

A New Hope
Stroke survivor Robert Reyes gets another lease on life
"...early years of the Drafthouse, when founders Tim and Karrie League oversaw the whole operation. "We were very much..."

Nov. 27, 2015 Screens Feature by Josh Kupecki

AGFA Saving Something Weird
Kickstarter campaign to save rare movies
"...When Tim and Karrie League co-founded the American Genre Film Archive in 2009,..."

Oct. 7, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Kickstart Your Weekend: The American Genre Film Archive
Protecting movies, one frame at a time
"...Established in 2009 by Alamo Drafthouse founders Tim and Karrie League, AGFA was set up to provide a safe..."

May 30, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Food Events
May 10-14
"...at the home of Alamo Drafthouse founders Tim and Karrie League. Sat., May 10, 7pm. $75...."

May 9, 2014 Food Column

Film Flam
Paul Stekler named Mentor of the Year, and other film news
"...founding members include the Alamo Drafthouse founders Tim and Karrie League, and counts the filmmakers, Nicholas Winding-Refn and Paul..."

May 5, 2014 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Yes Yes: Sundance Announces 2014 Class
Austinites a-plenty in Competition and NEXT slates
"...Justin Simien) — Four black students attend an Ivy League college where a riot breaks out over an “African..."

Dec. 4, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

FF2012: Rock the Red Carpet
Scenes from the 'Frankenweenie' and 'Dredd 3D' premieres
"...strutting their stuff on the red carpet? Tim and Karrie League's adorable twin girls, Calliope and Cassidy. You can..."

Sept. 21, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Drafthouse Headed to New York
UPDATED: Alamo CEO Tim League talks Manhattan expansion
"...In a statement, Alamo head honcho Tim League said that opening in the Big Apple has been..."

April 5, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Lights! Camera! Cooking!
Design of the new Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane kitchen is one key to the success of the entertainment brand
"...Tim and Karrie League created their first Alamo Drafthouse theatre in an..."

March 23, 2012 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Booze, Blades, and Babes: Alamo Slaughter Lane Opens
Opening ceremonies for Alamo Slaughter Lane
"...calvary saber, and the babes were Cassidy and Calliope League, aged six months and six months, respectively...."

March 22, 2012 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

A Plea for 'Balanced Density'
West Campus neighborhood challenges new duplex development
"...am a big advocate of density," said OWUNA secretary Karrie League. "I wanted to say that first thing, because..."

Feb. 10, 2012 News Feature by Amy Smith

Tweaking the Model, if not the Mission
Alamo Slaughter Lane set to open mid-March
"...its new Slaughter Lane site, but company CEO Tim League says the eight-screen theatre will still provide the same..."

Feb. 10, 2012 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Tapas, Wine, and Almodóvar
Drafthouse debuts a limited-run special menu
"...and food bloggers in the backyard at Tim and Karrie League’s comfortable West Campus home...."

Nov. 7, 2011 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Counting the Campaign Money: It's a Bundle
Incumbents rake it in with help from Armbrust
"...of the TDS/Gregory collective, Alamo Drafthouse creators Tim and Karrie League ($125 each), developers Perry and Sheridan Lorenz ($350..."

Jan. 28, 2011 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

The Daily Hustle: 1/20/11
Campaign cash comes in by the bundle
"...of the TDS/Gregory collective; Alamo Drafthouse creators Tim and Karrie League ($125 each); developer Perry Lorenz and Sheridan Lorenz..."

Jan. 20, 2011 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Passion Project
Fantastic Fest and its home base the Alamo Drafthouse have only gotten bigger, but its heart – pure and pulpy – stays the same
"...– Tim League, Alamo Drafthouse CEO/Fantastic Fest co-founder..."

Sept. 24, 2010 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Reunited
Alamo Drafthouses to merge, Tim League back in as CEO
"...George A. Romero's walking dead, Alamo Drafthouse founder Tim League is officially back as the CEO of "the Alamo..."

June 4, 2010 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The HighBall
If this is diner food, then it's from the best diner in the universe
"...The HighBall is the newest venture by Tim and Karrie League, the owners of the three original Alamo Drafthouses...."

April 23, 2010 Food Review by Kate Thornberry

Make 'Em Laugh (And, Yes, Even Learn)
The Alamo Drafthouse inaugurates a new film appreciation series with Ninotchka
"..."[Alamo co-owners] Tim and Karrie [League] came out of the movie aglow. Everybody came..."

Jan. 29, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

The HighBall
The HighBall offers a hip vibe and a great view of Austin's skyline along with its retro entertainment and varied (and evolving) menu
"...eclectic pleasure palace from Alamo Drafthouse masterminds Tim and Karrie League opened to immediate boffo business in late October..."

Jan. 8, 2010 Food Review by Virginia B. Wood

Now You, Too, Can Own the House on Haunted Hill!
Ennis House on Haunted Hill for Sale
"...a steal. Imagine what Alamo Drafthouse owners Tim and Karrie League could do with a weekend getaway like this...no,..."

July 30, 2009 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

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