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Michael Mann returns to his stock-and-trade: the glossy, kinetic crime thriller, this time starring Tom Cruise and Jamie Foxx.
"...the neon-saturated streets, the promenades of palm trees, the nexus of freeways lit up with taillights. Enter Max (Foxx),..."

Aug. 6, 2004 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

The Muse
"...poor man's Woody Allen, a perpetually harangued schlub, the nexus of bad luck and ill fates. His appealingly cosmetized..."

Aug. 27, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Frogs for Snakes
"...Cries (we'll just forget about Swing Kids) is the nexus of Amos' film as well as its saving grace...."

May 28, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Curly Sue
"...But the family lives they depict form a simmering nexus of intergenerational hurt, dyspepsia and disappointment. It's like Hughes..."

Oct. 25, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Legislator Versus the Interninator
The Score gets 'Raw' for tonight's wrestling show
"...face, was fired because a bunch of rookies called Nexus have taken over the building. Who are Nexus? Remember..."

Dec. 20, 2010 Sports Post by Richard Whittaker

Crosstalk: Music Returns to Cosmic Coffee, the Golden Horn Replaces Burger Tex, and More Culture News
And we say goodbye to a former Chronicle art director
"...Nexus Grant applications are now open. The city program awards..."

April 26, 2024 Column by Carys Anderson

ARIC Changes Its Course – a Little – on Privacy Issues
Suspicious Activity Reports to get a shorter shelf life
"...have 30 days to determine if there is a nexus to crime or terrorism. If after 30 days, no..."

Oct. 23, 2020 News Feature by John Anderson

Council Recap: No Deal on License Plate Readers
Decisions on surveillance program, Statesman PUD, and parkland dedication fees all postponed
"...information ICE provided to show the "terrorism or criminal nexus," which is required to justify the request. "The biggest..."

Sept. 9, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

The Macaluso Sisters
An intimate and devastating family portrait across decades
"...relics alarmingly dense with meaning. The tragedy at the nexus of the film occurs at the end of the..."

Aug. 27, 2021 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Class Action Park
The stunning tale of New Jersey's unfathomable Action Park
"...Not in the case of Action Park, the legendary nexus of barely controlled chaos that defined summers in New..."

Sept. 4, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The Grudge
A new haunting from the J-horror franchise
"...(Riseborough) finds that the woman’s home has become a nexus for horrific crimes, and this is the point at..."

Jan. 10, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

How Jimmy Buffett's "Margaritaville" Became the Most Valuable Song of All Time
Buffett began composing the song after visiting a local Mexican restaurant
"...synonymous with his. The restaurant responded that, "If a nexus exists between songs and restaurants, Opposer could claim an..."

July 21, 2017 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Gay Place
DJ GirlFriend continues to make space for queers and also raise funds for some hard-workin' orgs
"...Nexus, PJ's, and Rusty's Reunion! There's no party like a..."

July 15, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Every few years, Austin dykes wake up and smell the lack of lesbian bar, then do something about it
"...NEXUS & PJ'S REUNION Party like it's Ninteen-Ninety-somethin' with a..."

Jan. 24, 2014 Column by Kate X Messer

Behind the Bars
Why are gay bars not counted within Austin club histories?
"...sure there was nothing going on. – Marcilea Fletcher Nexus305 W. Fifth, mid-1980s through mid-1990s..."

June 5, 2009 Features Feature

The Haunting in Connecticut
Essentially a substandard rip-off of The Amityville Horror, this spook house drama should be condemned.
" that formerly served as both a mortuary and nexus of eternal evil. (They don't know that going in,..."

March 27, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Supremes Navigate Water Law
What is a navigable waterway? Court's latest weighing of limits of Clean Water Act portends future of additional regulatory battles and likely talk of amending the act
"...determinations of whether a disputed property has a "significant nexus" to CWA-protected navigable waters, the court's latest weighing of..."

June 30, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Peck's film is a fine, incendiary portrait of Congo's first freely elected prime minister, who arrived at his post in 1960 as the Belgians were finally exiting after 80 years of colonialism. – Marc Savlov
"...or perhaps because of it, Congo has been a nexus for Western imperialism, from the aforementioned Belgians to, inevitably,..."

Sept. 21, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Naked City
Austin cycling activists worry that bicyclists and pedestrians' concerns will lose out to drivers' interests in the implementation of the Seaholm District Master Plan.
"...sits at what alternative transportation gurus call a "dynamic nexus" for all kinds of transportation. It's near major urban..."

June 15, 2001 News Feature by Dan Oko

"...the epicurean overload that made the club the party nexus during its troubled eight-year span. Phillipe plays Jersey boy..."

Aug. 28, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Storytelling, a Book Trail, Markets, and More Arts Events
Get reading, go shopping, or just enjoy a gala this week
"...the 1870s, whose salons became an intellectual and political nexus for a growing Austin, whose independent and artistic spirit..."

April 26, 2024 Arts Feature by James Scott

Free Will Astrology
Your weekly horoscope, September 1-7
" between your past and future? How about a nexus between a task you must do and a task..."

Sept. 1, 2023 Column by Rob Brezsny

City Opens Arts Education Grant Application Window
Nineteen $25,000 grants being offered to nonprofits
" offered by the city this year, including the Nexus grants for new and emerging artists and arts groups;..."

Aug. 23, 2023 Arts Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Film Review: Caterpillar
Impressionistic documentary evokes the trauma of beauty standards
"...with an expected style, Caterpillar examines the increasingly complicated nexus of self-esteem, marketing, body modification and technology. The movie..."

March 18, 2023 Screens Post by Joe Gross

Rancho Alegre Fundraises to Save Their Conjunto Festival During AmplifyATX
Cut from city arts funding, Alegre aims to raise 35k this week
"...three funding cycles this year, with the Elevate and Nexus programs geared toward newer organizations and individual artists –..."

Feb. 28, 2023 Music Post by Chad Swiatecki

Animals, Society, and Race at Huston-Tillotson
New course tackles how animal welfare work intersects with racism
"...Equity (CARE), a Baltimore-based nonprofit that focuses on the nexus of animal welfare and racial justice, is partnering with..."

Sept. 23, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

Can Council Get Its Sh*t Done by 10pm?
Austin City Council addresses a 93-item agenda Sept. 15 and aims to end by 10pm rather than voting to extend the meeting
"...people "exercising their First Amendment rights," unless a "criminal nexus" has been identified...."

Sept. 16, 2022 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Council Recap: Chacon Still Can’t Seal the Deal for License Plate Readers
Privacy, justice advocates oppose surveillance program
"...information ICE provided to show the “terrorism or criminal nexus” that’s required to justify the request. “The biggest issue..."

Sept. 3, 2022 News Post by Austin Sanders

On Austin Climate Equity, More Plan Than Action
Staffing crunch slows down sustainability efforts
"...from the climate plan," said Athens, "but the real nexus there is that Zach and his team have jumped..."

June 24, 2022 News Feature by Lina Fisher

TikTok Talents, Metal Gods and Comedy Provocateurs Added as SXSW Keynotes and Speakers
With a week to go, the fest expands its speaker and podcast list
"...get real on money and how to find the nexus of profitability and passion. Join Jason Blumer, a brilliant..."

March 1, 2022 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

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