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The dark side of Fifties middle America
"...and social antagonism are soon replaced by rage and mayhem, exposing the hypocrisies festering behind the white picket fences...."

Nov. 3, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Boxer
"...sort a few things out with his former sweetheart, Maggie (Watson), though a full-blown reconciliation seems out of the..."

Jan. 9, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Twin Dragons
"...Directed by: Ringo Lam and Tsui Hark. Starring: Maggie Cheung and Jackie Chan. Twin Dragons, made seven years..."

April 16, 1999 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Whip It
Drew Barrymore makes her directing debut with this Austin-set story about the modern age of roller girls.
"...turn their interest in becoming Miss Texas into being Maggie Mayhem (Wiig’s rink name). And furthermore, Whip It reminds..."

Oct. 2, 2009 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Tough Enough
Whip It director Drew Barrymore and scribe Shauna Cross roll with the punches
"...That would be former Austinite Shauna Cross, aka Maggie Mayhem of the L.A. Derby Dolls and a part..."

Oct. 2, 2009 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Live Free or Die Hard
As John McClane, Bruce Willis once more brings the noise and blows the bejesus out of the bad guys.
"...Starring: Bruce Willis, Timothy Olyphant, Justin Long, Cliff Curtis, Maggie Q, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Kevin Smith. There's something..."

June 29, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Police Story I
"...by: Jackie Chan. Starring: Jackie Chan, Brigitte Lin and Maggie Cheung. This is the first in Chan's Police Story..."

July 30, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Who Dat Rollin' on Dat Float?
Mardi Gras 2010: There's still some time to get out and revel!
"...parade line-up. Those moments before roll out, when musical mayhem from floats testing PAs bleeds over the bleats of..."

Feb. 12, 2010 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Austin Film Festival Announces Preliminary Lineup
Slumdog Millionaire, Synedoche, New York confirmed
"...Robert Townsend (Hollywood Shuffle), and writer/rollergirl Shauna Cross aka Maggie Mayhem, whose novel Derby Girl, rechristened Whip It! for..."

Sept. 20, 2008 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Film News
We're No. 1! We're No. 1!
"...and Roller Derby, something she took up – as Maggie Mayhem – after moving to Los Angeles. "It's taken..."

Feb. 1, 2008 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Page Two
The agony and the ecstasy of SXSW 2002
"...back into the Chronicle offices from South by Southwest mayhem and am busy editing "Postmarks," picking letters and putting..."

March 22, 2002 Column by Louis Black

Sxsw
"...and you get sex: funny, lazy, crazy aural sex. (Maggie Mae's West, 9pm) -- Melissa Rawlins..."

March 14, 1997 Music Feature

Cloud Nine
After rumbling greatness in the first act, the UT Department of Theatre & Dance production of Caryl Churchill's Cloud Nine ends thin and foggy.
"...two faces -- in the same scenes. (Costume designer Maggie Dick celebrates camp in a world of baggy jodhpurs..."

March 9, 2001 Arts Review by Rob Curran

July Is Crime Month: The Crime Blotter, Week 4
A curated guide to unlawful activities around town July 23-31
"...Ghosts, Murder, and Mayhem Walking Tour Take a stroll into Austin's past and..."

July 23, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

SXSW Tuesday Showcase Picks
"...– Bryan Rolli City of Austin8pm, Maggie Mae's (inside/Gibson Room/rooftop)..."

March 10, 2017 Music Feature

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Although this sendoff to the young leads feels a little thin, the culmination of the Harry-and-Voldemort show more than satisfies.
"...Matthew Lewis, Tom Felton, Kelly Macdonald, Evanna Lynch and Maggie Smith. Much like his character, the sour, pinch-faced Professor..."

July 15, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Wednesday Showcases
Wednesday SXSW showcases at a glance
"...metal/indie video site Roxwel.com able to replay the performance mayhem. Dallas fourpiece Kill the Client breaks from writing immolating..."

March 19, 2010 Music Feature

Off the Radar, On the Gaydar Shows
‘Gay Place Xtra’ reviews of Dreadful Sorry, Zoe Lewis, the Gossip, and the Eagles of Death Metal
"...Zoe Lewis at Maggie Mae's..."

March 17, 2006 Features Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...know it wasn't from Head East in the Seventies. (Maggie Mays, 11pm) -- Michael Bertin..."

March 15, 2002 Music Feature

SXSW Music Festival
Picks & Sleepers
"...ZYGOTIC MYNCI: Oddly monikered Welsh purveyors of prog-rock-tinged aural mayhem. Soft Machine-inspired psychedelic flourishes, wistfully tender melodies, and quirky..."

March 17, 2000 Music Feature

More Flava Than Juicy Fruit
Wednesday Night SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...sounds like the Castro on Halloween -- street party mayhem for the freak set. "Fuck You Bruce" is neither..."

March 10, 2000 Music Feature by Andy Langer

The Winter Classic
South by Southwest 1998
"...here, a little funk there, touches of Wesley Willis mayhem here, a roots-rock departure that they described as "their..."

March 27, 1998 Music Feature

Hot Movie Previews
Sneaking Into Summer
"...instead of the fairy godmother she asked for; the mayhem increases when Kathleen Turner, as an evil fairy godmother,..."

May 23, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Playback: Dialing In Birdlegg
Birdleggs, Strange Boys, Moonpies, Ed Hall / Gorch Fock / Brown Whörnet, and other weirdness
"...after a frenzied performance at Sixth Street mega bar Maggie Mae's, where the 66-year-old harmonica player holds court weekly...."

July 19, 2013 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Thursday International Bands
Thursday, pace yourself
"...decade, Tia Carrera has walked the line between outright mayhem and sprawling psychedelic jams found on last year's second..."

March 16, 2012 Music Feature

Wednesday Picks
SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...feel for quiet and space. Frenetic young Alvin, Texas, mayhem-rockers By the End of Tonight (9pm) round out the..."

March 11, 2005 Music Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Blurbing SXSW 04 music – Wednesday only
"...a surly, growling affair that recalls purveyors of garbled mayhem like Fang and the Germs. The Sweethearts offer a..."

March 12, 2004 Music Feature

Gael Force
Austin's Celtic tributaries feed into Austin Celtic Festival -- and the larger whole.
"...Mayhem On the morning of Nov. 16, 2001, Lanora Davidson..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...take over the last three-quarters of this night of mayhem at the 710. First up are the grandsons of..."

March 8, 2002 Music Feature

More Flava Than Juicy Fruit
Wednesday Night SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...album, adds a melodic twist to the vibey evening. (Maggie Mae's East, 9pm) -- Mindy LaBernz..."

March 10, 2000 Music Feature

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