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Just Wright
Queen Latifah co-stars with Common in this rote romantic comedy in which the only surprise element is the success of the New Jersey Nets.
"...New Jersey Nets, the favorite ball team of heroine Leslie Wright (Latifah), are basketball championship contenders, who play nightly..."

May 14, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Paramount Announces Summer Classic Film Series Lineup
See the whole schedule and get some tickets to escape the heat
"...high-concept comedy, including a memorable scene involving sports commentator Howard Cosell. The Great Dictator..."

May 16, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Letters at 3AM: A Long Goodbye
In the first of four parting columns, Michael Ventura announces his decision to end his bieweekly column
"...the same time, who'd be her sweetheart movie star, Leslie Howard. She'd idolized him in The Petrified Forest, The..."

Oct. 3, 2014 Column by Michael Ventura

Summer Sneaks
Apocalypse Whenever: Movies in the Season of Armageddon
"...of the other Lewis & Clark explorer team - Leslie Edwards and Bartholomew Hunt (Friend Matthew Perry and Chris..."

May 22, 1998 Screens Feature

Monstrous Masterpiece Pig at Midnight
Adam Mason on the brief return of his extreme horror at SXSW
"...cult favorite in Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon. But few titles are more shrouded in mystery..."

March 10, 2017 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Greener Pastures
Youth, Joy, and Jean Arthur
"...the window to another reality. A place where lean Leslie Howard was both professorial and petrified, and Mrs. Miniver..."

May 10, 2002 Features Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Second Coming
Close Encounters of the Third Kind: Definitive Director's Cut (1977)
"...D: Victor Fleming; with Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel, Butterfly McQueen...."

July 30, 1999 Screens Feature

That's Not All She Wrote
"...then falls in love. Norma Shearer, Clark Gable, and Leslie Howard also star in the film. A Free Soul..."

April 2, 1999 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

"Calling the Shots: Women Screenwriters of the 1930s" Schedule
"...novel by Adela Rogers St. Johns; with Norma Shearer, Leslie Howard, Lionel Barrymore, Clark Gable...."

April 2, 1999 Screens Feature

Dream for an Insomniac
"...with Vivian Leigh, Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Hattie McDaniel, Olivia deHaviland..."

March 12, 1999 Screens Feature

Awake in the Dark
"...vocabulary. But you know what I mean. David Niven. Leslie Howard. Cary Grant. Ronald Coleman. Gene Kelly...."

July 28, 1995 Arts Feature by Patrick Taggart

Film Reviews
"...THE DAYS OF BEING WILDD: Wong Kar-wei; Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing, Maggie Cheung Man-yuk, Carina Lau Ka-ling, Andy..."

Sept. 22, 1995 News Feature

Film Reviews
"...THE DAYS OF BEING WILDD: Wong Kar-wei; Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing, Maggie Cheung Man-yuk, Carina Lau Ka-ling, Andy..."

Sept. 15, 1995 News Feature

Hot Movie Previews
Sneaking Into Summer
"...Spielberg; with Jeff Goldblum, Julianne Moore, Vince Vaughn, Arliss Howard, Richard Schiff, Pete Postlethwaite, Peter Stormare, Richard Attenborough...."

May 23, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Whole Lotta Lava Going On
Winter/Spring Movie Sneaks
"...another Prefontaine bio-picture to be released late this year. Howard Stern's Private Parts looks likely to come in a..."

Feb. 14, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Chronicle Endorsements, Nov. 2002
The Chronicle endorses for the 2002 November general election
" of thanks.State Board of Education, District 5: Donna Howard An Austin resident who has served on the Eanes..."

Oct. 25, 2002 News Feature

SXSW Adds Speakers, Films
Buzz Aldrin, Kesha, Cory Booker, Cecile Richards, and more
"...of underground classics Behind the Mask: The Legend of Leslie Vernon, and Pig...."

Feb. 7, 2017 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Groveling Continues Over Grove
Developer, Bull Creek Road Coalition exchange heated letters as proposed PUD readies a return to City Council
"...BCRC amendments (which were put forward by Council Member Leslie Pool), ARG will pull the application and move forward..."

Oct. 21, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

The Alamo
In this round of historical revisionism there's not much to remember except, maybe, Davy Crockett becoming a fiddler on the roof.
"...of course – both he and original director Ron Howard jumped ship early on, leaving The Rookie’s John Lee..."

April 9, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SBOE: A Green Challenge?
Green Party candidate Lesley Ramsey aims to bring progressive values to the right-wing State Board of Education.
"...running against downtown Austin denizen and two-time mayoral candidate Leslie Cochran. The mix-up has provided inspiration for an upcoming..."

Oct. 18, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Further Reflections
SXSW Film Festival
"...Dir/Scr: Leslie L. Smith; Prod: Leslie L. Smith, John P. Scholz;..."

March 21, 1997 Screens Feature

Further Reflections
"...the cast and director (l-r): Vivika Davis, Director Ron Howard, Martin Landau, Sally Kirkland, Clint Howard, Elizabeth Hurley, Matthew..."

March 26, 1999 Screens Feature

What Land Use Code Do We Need to Build the City We Want?
Planning a way forward after CodeNEXT
" positions crafted by the first four, leaving CMs Leslie Pool, Kathie Tovo, and Alison Alter potentially on the..."

April 12, 2019 News Feature by the News Staff

The Ultimate Queer Guide to SXSW 2019
Often imitated, never duplicated, we’re here to keep it real kweer
"...Becoming Leslie, 5:30pm, Rollins Theatre, Badge required..."

March 1, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

LoneStarCon, Episode III: The Alamo Strikes Back
"...James Gunn; award-winning editor Ellen Datlow; filk music pioneer Leslie Fish – though also sure to garner attention is..."

Aug. 30, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Council: Take a Deep Breath
Final spring session enters July break on a run
"...Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo, CMs Ann Kitchen and Leslie Pool), the brief resolution appears to be an indirect..."

June 23, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Council Proposes “Austin Affordability Action Plan”
Looking for ways to balance the budget
"...session, when Mayor Pro Tem Kathie Tovo, and CMs Leslie Pool and Delia Garza hammered the proposal in turn,..."

March 3, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Election Night 2016
"...Marie Albiges interviews Austin City Council District 7 winner Leslie Pool Tuesday at La Mancha Tex Mex Tavern...."

Nov. 9, 2016 Photo Gallery

Council: Plenty of Work, and Campaigns
November elections are coming soon
"...CM Leslie Pool (D7) announced her re-election campaign with a long..."

June 3, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Ten Districts, Many Visions
Managing Growth
"...Melissa Zone Ed English Darryl R. Wittle Jimmy Paver Leslie Pool Pete A. Salazar Jr...."

Oct. 3, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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