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Purple Noon
"...1960 French thriller is an excruciating exercise in restraint; Purple Noon positively seethes with barely controlled passions, murder, intrigue,..."

July 26, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Come Out in Purple Today for the Vigil
An update on today's vigil in honor of the recent victims of bullying
"...a quickie reminder and update on today's Vigil in Purple event at City Hall...."

Oct. 20, 2010 Qmmunity Post by Rob Cohen

Horns Squeak by CFU, but Should Pass on the Purple Drank
"...that cops found a baby bottle full of a purple liquid that was codeine-based. That’s cough syrup for toddlers..."

Sept. 17, 2007 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

Sugar, Water, Purple: Can We Kick It? at ColdTowne
This showcase showed how improvisers from disenfranchised groups can provide meaningful support for one another and make damn good improv
"...hosted by "Austin's first marginalized improv troupe," Sugar, Water, Purple. Assembled by creative Kenah Benefield, this group lends a..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Arts Review by Trey Gutierrez

Let's Look for the Purple Banana With Princess
Judging by their tribute band, Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum would die 4 U, Prince
" September 2012 with a scratch take on the Purple Rain staple "Darling Nikki," the duo has operated in..."

April 22, 2016 Arts Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Turning Williamson County a Bluer Shade of Purple
Wading through the new political landscape of the Austin suburbs
"...a long time, and Central Texas likewise saw the purple wave break on Austin's shores. With the exception of..."

May 10, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Bush Awarded Purple Heart. No, Really.
"We feel like emotional wounds and scars are as hard to carry as physical wounds."
"...President George W. Bush to present him with a Purple Heart. … The couple was able to meet with..."

April 24, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Alvin Purple
"...Directed by: Tim Burstall. Starring: Graeme Blundell. Alvin Purple is a salient example of the Australian "ocker" genre..."

July 8, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

U.S. Rep Will Hurd Walks the Purple Line at Trib Fest
Outbound GOP rep tells opening-night crowd: "Texas is a jump ball."
"...path forward: "Texas is a jump ball. Texas is purple," he said. "Just because we don't have a statewide..."

Sept. 26, 2019 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Jackie Venson’s Purple-Tinted Visions
Video premiere infects you with compassion
"...six-stringer, faces the camera, her irises glow a supernatural purple. That signifies a lens of compassion to alter the..."

April 11, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Ms. Purple
Love, death, and family bonds in Koreatown

Sept. 27, 2019 Movie Review

How to Turn Purple to Blue
Voter registration drive could turn Texas Democratic

Feb. 6, 2009 News Feature by Lee Nichols

New Writers of the Purple Prose
The romance field, Margraet Moser writes, is unique in its symbiosis: Most writers come from the ranks of readers and therefore understand the marriage of reader and book. The sisterhood and moral support in this almost exclusively female dominion is palpable. It is also gratifying and empowering and, in a few cases, exceedingly lucrative.

Dec. 8, 2000 Books Feature by Margaret Moser

Where I Know You From
Cam'ron's latest is not Purple Haze
"...College was Purple Haze. Not the herbal kind, mind you, but Cam'ron's..."

May 20, 2009 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Green Lantern
The beloved comic-book hero rediscovers his powers on the big screen.
"...Said redemption comes in the form of a dying purple alien (not Prince!) who bequeaths the titular torch and..."

June 24, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Big Man Japan
Midnight madness doesn't begin to categorize this bizarre Japanese superhero/monster movie.
"...giant superhero Big Man Japan, who wears nothing but purple underpants and a Don King-style haircut. The baddies he..."

April 25, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Nubian Queen Lo-La: Don't Tread on My Trim!
Nubian Queen Lozina Stephens facing eviction for … a purple door?
"...reaction from the management, you ask? Unbelievably, it's the purple trim she painted on her trailer. Here's an excerpt..."

July 17, 2007 News Post by Wells Dunbar

'Possession Arrow': Barnes<->Huggins
"...look smarter, especially in comparison to you, that puffy purple thing on the other bench. This lozenge I'm so..."

Feb. 3, 2007 Sports Post by Shawn Badgley

When Doves Cry
Purple fingerprints on our past and present
"...a dilettante, a dabbler. Sure, I climbed aboard the Purple Rain bandwagon like everybody else in the early Eighties,..."

May 28, 2004 Music Feature by Melanie Haupt

A Decade of Democratic Gains in Central Texas
Turning red to purple and purple to blue
"...had walkovers in 2016 but have now felt a purple ripple; even as more GOP voters turned out in..."

May 10, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

ACL Fest Interview: The Revolution
Backing band honors the legacy of the Purple One
"...Parade, and the films/soundtracks Under the Cherry Moon and Purple Rain especially, the group became the most iconic of..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

The Florida Project
Life in the happiest place on Earth
"...immature mother, Moonee uses the whole of the garishly purple motel and other businesses on the strip as her..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Patti Cake$
A hip-hop star is born in New Jersey
"...musician origin stories of Eminem’s 8 Mile and Prince’s Purple Rain into the body of a plus-sized white girl..."

Aug. 25, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
The animated gang return to save their park from an evil mayor
"...the natural world. But why bother when there’s a purple squirrel named Surly (Arnett), his gal pal Andie (Heigl),..."

Aug. 11, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The famous Chilean poet is on the run in this biopic
"...shot (by Sergio Armstrong) film, languid and dreamy with purple winter twilights, solar flares, and bordello reveries. The story..."

Feb. 17, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Miles Ahead
Don Cheadle stars in and directs this unusual Miles Davis biopic
", we wind up with something else that’s vivid purple...."

April 15, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Guadalupe is amateur hour dressed up in ecclesiastical purple: a poorly drawn, poorly directed, and poorly acted attempt to film something of weight and religious significance.
"...however, Guadalupe is amateur hour dressed up in ecclesiastical purple: a poorly drawn, poorly directed, and poorly acted attempt..."

Dec. 15, 2006 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Puffy Chair
In their first feature, former Austinites the Duplass brothers have made a near-perfect relationship-trauma comedy.
" Atlanta with the goal of picking up a purple fabric La-Z-Boy recliner that Josh bought off of eBay...."

June 2, 2006 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Lousy With Desire
Soulman Walter Tragert and the light at the end of the tunnel
"...really click. We have this thing we call 'The Purple Jungle.' I don't know why we call it that...."

Oct. 22, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
A guilty pleasure for thirtysomething stoners with ironic dispositions and large nacho platters.
"...There’s something appealing about all that topstitching and Gellar’s purple crocheted ponchos. There’s something about Cardellini, who will never..."

March 26, 2004 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

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