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Wilde
"...Zoë Wanamaker and Tom Wilkinson. This film portrait of Oscar Wilde, which is based on Richard Ellman's biography of..."

June 19, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Wilde Life
"..."I'd like to welcome all the Walk-on-the-Wilde-Siders!" announced State Theater Company artistic director Don Toner during..."

Jan. 15, 1999 Arts Feature by Ada Calhoun

Learning One's Letters
Why was Oscar Wilde's 'Letter to Momma' lurking undiscovered in Texas?
"...to be the earliest known letter ever written by Oscar Wilde. The "Letter to Momma," as it's come to..."

Feb. 8, 2002 Books Feature by James McWilliams

The Importance of Being Earnest
For better or worse, Oliver Parker's adaptation of Oscar Wilde's comedy of mistaken identities liberates the play from its drawing-room trappings.
"...to great success. And Oliver Parker's new version of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest doesn't even deviate..."

May 31, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

A Man of No Importance
"...a Dublin bus driver with a deep appreciation for Oscar Wilde. There are few gray areas for Alfie: You're..."

Feb. 17, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

The Happy Prince
Tragic Oscar Wilde biopic flies sporadically
"...The final three years of Oscar Wilde’s life, which are dramatized in The Happy Prince,..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

An Ideal Husband
The Oscar Wilde drama about deceit and honor is presented by a solid cast.
"...John Wood and Peter Vaughan. It would seem, given Oscar Wilde's immortal rapier wit and cinema's recent affinity for..."

July 2, 1999 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

A Four Letter Word
This tale of an unapologetically promiscuous New Yorker settles for the easy trifles of romantic comedy.
"...as a “gay cliché,” a living, lisping, leather-vest-wearing, casual-sex-indulging, Oscar-Wilde-lite-bon-mot-tossing, ultimately damaging symbol of male homosexuality that squeamish Middle..."

May 23, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Walker
Woody Harrelson stars as a professional escort for political wives in this Paul Schrader movie about sex, murder, scandal, and adultery in Washington, D.C.
"...Virginia syrup, Carter Page III (Harrelson) is a Southern Oscar Wilde let loose in present-day Washington, D.C. His role..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

What Love Is
Writer/director Callahan keeps his characters talking from the first frame to the last – and like all great chatterers their preferred topic is love and all its variations.
"...pontificate. And like all great chatterers, from Socrates to Oscar Wilde, their preferred topic is love and all its..."

March 23, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

A Good Woman
Oscar Wilde's Lady Windermere's Fan is here set among Jazz Age expatriates cold-chillin' on the Italian coast, and the result is not quite as dishy as one might hope.
"...veteran Barker and his screenwriter (novice Howard Himmelstein) set Oscar Wilde (Lady Windermere's Fan) among Jazz Age expatriates cold-chillin'..."

Feb. 3, 2006 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

The Cruise
"...realizes. Combining the wry, outrageous wit of a modern-day Oscar Wilde with a healthy dose of NYC angst and..."

Nov. 27, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe
"...swarm of comic observation, as densely packed as an Oscar Wilde comedy, and as precisely worded, with Wagner's wit..."

May 21, 1993 Movie Review by Robert Faires

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Mordecai Richler once remarked that 'the novelist's primary moral responsibility is to be the loser's advocate.' It's difficult to imagine how anyone who takes that dictum to heart could outdo Junot Díaz here.
"...The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Waoby Junot Díaz Riverhead, 352 pp., $24.95..."

Sept. 21, 2007 Books Review by Rayyan Al-Shawaf

An Ideal Husband
The overall feel of the Austin Playhouse production of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband is polite and relaxed, but the actors do provide gut-busting performances
"...Perhaps she's a piece that represents the opulence of Oscar Wilde's comedy of manners from an era of "dowdies..."

Feb. 2, 2007 Arts Review by Patti Hadad

The Importance of Being Earnest
Oracle Theater Company makes its debut with a production of The Importance of Being Earnest, and just as there is much to admire in Oscar Wilde's play, there is much to admire in Oracle's production, starting with the work of director / designer Russell L. Wiseman.
"...When Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest premiered at the..."

Nov. 14, 2003 Arts Review by Barry Pineo

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily
Austin Playhouse's Sherlockian pastry may be light, but Jason Newman's Great Detective is seriously good
"...Watson, but also legendary actress Lillie Langtry and author Oscar Wilde (!) – is, thankfully, in the latter category...."

Dec. 5, 2014 Arts Review by Wayne Alan Brenner

Travesties
Tom Stoppard's Travesties mixes early 20th-century history, European politics, and Oscar Wilde into a typically brilliant work, and the cast of Austin Playhouse's production rises to the intellectual challenges of the script and appears to be having a fine time playing with it.
"...'Travesties': Wilde Nights in Old Zurich..."

Oct. 10, 2003 Arts Review by Robi Polgar

Summer Sneaks
Apocalypse Whenever: Movies in the Season of Armageddon
"...This year's Oscar winner for best foreign picture is a Dutch epic..."

May 22, 1998 Screens Feature

SXSW Adds 102 Movies to 2019 Film Festival Lineup
After Us, what else does the film fest have in store?
"...of movies and shows, with new films from Olivia Wilde, Robert Rodriguez, Christopher Morris, and more...."

Jan. 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

An Ideal Husband
Different Stages' production of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband is not just community theatre at its finest; it's just plain good theatre: entertaining, impressive, astounding, and delightful.
"...describe my reaction to this Different Stages production of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband. Here's what I came up..."

Nov. 28, 2003 Arts Review by Barry Pineo

Confessions of a Cowboy
Working a cattle drive in Texas in the 1870s probably wasn't like what you imagine; ask Frank Harris -- he was there and he knows.
"...Star-Spangled Eden: 19th-Century America Through the Eyes of Dickens, Wilde, Frances Trollope, Frank Harris, and Other British Travelers by..."

May 26, 2000 Books Feature by James C. Simmons

The Importance of Being Earnest
At Mary Moody Northen Theatre, Oscar Wilde's comedy is not only wonderfully expressed but played with remarkable accuracy
"...typically reserved for those with coattails and batons. But Oscar Wilde's scherzo of a text is molded here with..."

April 19, 2013 Arts Review by Adam Roberts

All Is True
"Who is it that can tell me who I am?" Not this Shakespeare biopic.
"...Brannagh. Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Lydia Wilson, Kathryn Wilder, Hadley Fraser, Ian McKellen, Gerard Horan and Sam Ellis...."

May 31, 2019 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Slut in a Good Way
Charming sex-positive teen comedy is good old shameless fun
"...“Youth is wasted on the young” (George Bernard Shaw? Oscar Wilde? Believe me, it’s an internet rabbit hole I..."

March 29, 2019 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Nuts!
Stranger-than-fiction doc about an eccentric doctor
"...with the hubristic fate of the flamboyant Victorian wit Oscar Wilde, who filed a similar lawsuit decades earlier in..."

Sept. 2, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

After a Fashion
Life renews, and so does Oscar Wilde
"..."True friends stab you in the front." – Oscar Wilde THE SEAMSTRESS' DELIGHT..."

Feb. 17, 2012 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

What's That on Your Blog? Fred Schneider, Part 2
One part of the B-52's/Superions front man was not enough.
"...FS: Genius. Should have gotten an Oscar. Well, she and John Waters should have gotten Oscars..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Playing Through
If words were fastballs, Austin Chronicle spelling bee champ Geoff Thevenot was Hank Aaron
"...nothing happen, W.H. Auden said. It is "quite useless," Oscar Wilde said. Whether you're talking about the massive sculptures..."

May 29, 2009 Column by Thomas Hackett

Paris, Je T'Aime
Eighteen short films by an international who’s-who of filmmakers make up this omnibus celebrating the joys and sorrows of love and Paris, organized by neighborhood.
"...wise, and must be tutored by the ghost of Oscar Wilde – there’s no emotional core underneath. Nor does..."

June 22, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

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