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Color Me Kubrick: A True...ish Story
This story about a con man who pretended to be Stanley Kubrick is a playground for star John Malkovich.
"...not? They all think his character is film director Stanley Kubrick – who at this point in the “true…ish”..."

March 23, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Ballet Austin's Masters of Dance
This triple bill of abstract works was a tribute to the piano and its range, excellently performed
"...designs, precise, quiet, and brightly lit (by lighting designer Mark Stanley), were the first forms to emerge. Arms and..."

Feb. 23, 2018 Arts Review by Jonelle Seitz

The Truth About Charlie
"...Lisa Gay Hamilton, Ted Levine, Joong-Hoon Park, Tim Robbins, Mark Wahlberg and Thandie Newton. The Truth About Charlie, Jonathan..."

Oct. 25, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Corruptor
"...Directed by: James Foley. Starring: Chow Yun-Fat, Mark Wahlberg, Brian Cox, Ric Young, Ron Mann, Willy Ung,..."

March 12, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Out of Print and Onto Film
The Austin Film Society Texas Documentary Tour: Mark Moskowitz's 'Stone Reader'
"...Mossman's 1972 debut coming-of-age novel, sat on book lover Mark Moskowitz's bookshelf for 16 years. When Moskowitz finally got..."

April 9, 2004 Screens Feature by Anne S. Lewis

SXSW Film Review: Deep Time
Doc looks at the toll an oil boom took on one North Dakota town
"...his 2009 documentary, Crude Independence, director Noah Hutton revisits Stanley, North Dakota, to investigate how the town’s residents and..."

March 19, 2015 SXSW Post by Melanie Haupt

The Backstage Crew
Council Candidates' Consultants Direct the Show
"...Meet Alfred Stanley, Dean Rindy, and David Butts, Austin's premier liberal/Democratic consultants...."

April 11, 1997 News Feature

Paramount Announces Summer Classic Film Series Lineup
See the whole schedule and get some tickets to escape the heat
"...three sons each plot to assume the throne. This remarkable cast was playing a game of thrones before HBO..."

May 16, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Other Stars in the Galaxy
"...Probably the summer's two other most talked-about movies are Stanley Kubrick's Eyes Wide Shut and Daniel Myrick and Eduardo..."

May 21, 1999 Screens Feature

Dig Deeper
Now what kind of mother would take her kids to see a movie about juvenile delinquents serving time in a hard-labor prison camp? A smart one, if she's read Holes, Louis Sachar's wacky, wickedly funny children's book that makes the leap to the big screen this Friday.
"...the correctional facility where our wrongfully imprisoned young hero, Stanley Yelnats, is forced to dig a 5-foot-by-5-foot hole every..."

April 18, 2003 Screens Feature by Peter Debruge

Foul Pay
Football Is Golden
"...gender of the players they are coaching. "It's a marketplace thing. That's all it is," he said. "When you..."

Sept. 18, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Louis Sachar: Top of His Class
"...The hero of Holes, Stanley Yelnats, has been unfairly incarcerated in a boot camp..."

Feb. 26, 1999 Books Feature by Barbara Strickland

Something Wild
There's no pussyfooting about it: The Truth About Charlie is a remake -- of the widely adored Charade -- and Jonathan Demme isn't apologizing for it.
"...make The Truth About Charlie, his contemporary take on Stanley Donen's 1963 Charade, a widely adored romantic thriller that..."

Oct. 4, 2002 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Hectic but Good
Profile of country / bluegrass singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale
"...I Feel Like Singing Today, recorded with Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys, was released in August..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Butting Heads
"...Fortmeyer of the Nofziger campaign and Watson's man Alfred Stanley in a heated exchange photograph by Alan Pogue It..."

April 11, 1997 News Feature

Play It Again, Sam
All About Eve (1950)
"...and Cold War notwithstanding). And it is men like Stanley Banks who helped make it that way. Big, loving,..."

June 4, 1999 Screens Feature

Live Shots

July 4, 1997 Music Feature

Our readers talk back.
"...Missing the Mark on Benson..."

July 25, 2003 Column

Taking Politics Back to School
State Board of Ed races highlight educational tensions
"...candidates for SBOE Districts 5 and 10 (including Libertarians Mark Loewe in the former and Jessica Dreesen in the..."

Sept. 17, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

After a Fashion
Pills in the hand are worth a mouthful of Bush and some Texas Film Hall of Fame teasers are the tip of this week's dish iceberg.
"...joins Cassini in the Great Beyond. Lee had a remarkable career, though to many people she will always be..."

Feb. 8, 2002 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Author? Author?
Who really wrote Shakespeare's plays? Writer Amy Freed plays the question for laughs.
"...counting among their ranks Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry James, Mark Twain, Walt Whitman, Sigmund Freud, Charlie Chaplin, Orson Welles,..."

March 31, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Clark-Madison brouhaha continues amidst tributes to Mambo John and more.
"...I read with interest your comments about Alfred Stanley and me ["Would You, Could You Be My Neighbor,"..."

Sept. 14, 2001 Column

Gay Place
This week it's all about the Tops and the Bottoms, loves. How do you like your 2013?
"...3) FANTASY'S SHOW & TELL Brainchild of Stanley Roy, this once-a-month all-tell/all-show is hosted by genderfuck cutie..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

Page Two
The artistic genius of 79-year-old cinematographer Haskell Wexler is only the beginning of his story; the passion and eloquence of his lifelong political commitment stand equal to his cinematic achievements
"...Them Who You Are, a documentary by his son Mark Wexler. The reception occurred in the context of this..."

June 10, 2005 Column by Louis Black

The Truth About Charlie Benefit Screening
"...Directed by: Jonathan Demme. Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Thandie Newton, Tim Robbins, Charles Aznavour and Anna..."

Sept. 24, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

"...THE BLACK PRESS: SOLDIERS WITHOUT SWORDS Dir/prod: Stanley Nelson. Scr: Lou Potter, Jill Nelson, Marcia Smith, Stanley..."

March 19, 1999 Screens Feature

Post Marks
Park and Ride
"...recharge zone for Barton Springs, is right on the mark. This boondoggle -- which will ultimately cost tens of..."

Oct. 31, 1997 Column

Gay Place: The Big 3-0
Allgo resists the urge to call it the first anniversary of their 29th birthday
"...(OK, it's really just two guys named Nick and Mark). Sat., Dec. 12, 6pm. ClubMet, 2200 S. Pleasant Valley...."

Dec. 11, 2015 Column

Austin Shakespeare's A Streetcar Named Desire
This thoughtful take on Tennessee Williams' classic subtly pits the Old South against the New North
" Streetcar's first question: Whose story is this? Blanche's? Stanley's? Stella's? There's not necessarily a "right" answer; the choice..."

Nov. 27, 2015 Arts Review by Shanon Weaver

Screens Top 10s
"...Colin Firth (A Single Man), Christoph Waltz (Inglourious Basterds), Stanley Tucci (Julie & Julia, The Lovely Bones), Alfred Molina..."

Jan. 1, 2010 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

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