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The Iron Orchard
Texas wildcatter literary classic is a sometimes too-faithful adaptation
", inspiring legendary filmmakers like Paul Newman and Robert Redford to flirt with the idea of a big-screen adaptation...."

March 1, 2019 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

The Old Man & the Gun
Robert Redford has rarely shone more than in this true-crime tale
"...Directed by: David Lowery. Starring: Robert Redford, Casey Affleck, Sissy Spacek, Danny Glover, Tom Waits, Tika..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Future Was in Toronto
Toronto International Film Festival showcased the fall's big films
"...Lowery's The Old Man & the Gun, starring Robert Redford and Sissy Spacek; The Sisters Brothers, the English-language debut..."

Sept. 21, 2018 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

True-life survival adventure stays afloat because of Shailene Woodley
"...and salt-water sprays than the ascetic dynamics of Robert Redford’s late-career masterpiece All Is Lost – which, at least,..."

June 1, 2018 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry
A look into the world of the farmer and activist
"...befits a movie executive-produced by Terrence Malick and Robert Redford, Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry is..."

Sept. 1, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

David Lowery on His Haunting New Film A Ghost Story
Casey Affleck plays a spirit unstuck in time
" Mara and Affleck (who also stars with Robert Redford in The Old Man and the Gun), Lowery peppered..."

July 14, 2017 Screens Feature by Sean L. Malin

Pete's Dragon
Old Disney musical is remade as a new children's classic
"...Directed by: David Lowery. Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Oakes Fegley, Oona Laurence, Wes Bentley, Karl Urban and..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Texas Filmmaker David Lowery Updates Pete's Dragon
Reimagining the Disney classic
" the woods. It's in the eyes of Robert Redford as an old woodsman, talking about the time he..."

Aug. 12, 2016 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Page Two: Roger Ebert Added a Star to His The Whole Shootin' Match Rating
Last Night at the Alamo restoration revives Eagle Pennell's early promise for posterity
"...a beginning, if not quite the beginning, specifically: Robert Redford was inspired to start Sundance after seeing Eagle Pennell's..."

March 11, 2016 Column by Louis Black

Art Interrupted
Laura Dunn's The Seer is an anti-screens screen
"...a talented woodworker and producer. Terrence Malick and Robert Redford, who were both involved in The Unforeseen, are executive..."

March 11, 2016 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

Drama about how Dan Rather and his producer Mary Mapes got fired from CBS
"...Directed by: James Vanderbilt. Starring: Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid, Elisabeth Moss, Topher Grace, Bruce Greenwood, Stacy..."

Oct. 30, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Feeling an Elephant
The Toronto International Film Festival's inexhaustible breadth
"...investigation into the pedophile-priest scandal, and Truth stars Robert Redford as Dan Rather and Cate Blanchett in an Oscar-eligible..."

Sept. 25, 2015 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Walk in the Woods
Robert Redford and Nick Nolte walk the Appalachian Trail in Bill Bryson's memoir
"...Directed by: Ken Kwapis. Starring: Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Emma Thompson, Kristen Schaal, Mary Steenburgen and..."

Sept. 4, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Preserving Austin's Natural Mecca
Interactive documentary project Living Springs celebrates Barton Springs
"...and Wendell Berry wrote poetry, Willie Nelson and Robert Redford recount memories. There really must be something otherworldly in..."

July 31, 2015 Screens Feature by Jessi Cape

SXSW Film Review: Quitters
"Ward, I'm very worried about the Beaver"
" this family drama that at first evokes Robert Redford’s claustrophobic Ordinary People, as its impersonal parenting and self-conscious..."

March 16, 2015 Screens Post by Anne Harris

DVDanger: Advice to Young Journalists
What cinema tells us about what we expect from the news
"...reputations onscreen. It was really the daring duo of Redford and Hoffman in All the President's Men that at..."

Feb. 14, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
One of the better offerings from Marvel’s growing multimedia omniverse, this film gives fans plenty to chew on.
"...Starring: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Redford, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Cobie Smulders, Toby Jones and..."

April 4, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Marjorie Baumgarten's Top 10 List
"...things down to the basics, J.C. Chandor and Robert Redford create a titanic adventure...."

Jan. 3, 2014 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Marc Savlov's Top 10 List
"...All Is Lost The old man (the old Robert Redford) and the sea go white-knuckle to whitecap and call..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Kimberley Jones' Top 10 List
"...Bale (American Hustle), Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis), Robert Redford (All Is Lost)..."

Jan. 3, 2014 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

All Is Lost
In this near-wordless film, Robert Redford is compulsively watchable as a man trying to save himself from his sinking ship.
"...Directed by: J.C. Chandor. Starring: Robert Redford...."

Nov. 8, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Company You Keep
Members of the Weather Underground resurface in this contemporary thriller directed by Robert Redford.
"...Directed by: Robert Redford. Starring: Robert Redford, Shia LaBeouf, Julie Christie, Susan Sarandon,..."

April 26, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

DVD Watch: 'Night of the Hunted'/'The Grapes of Death'
Horror auteur Rollin abandons vampires for mental decline
"...Roaring Twenties, Paramount delves into the archives for Robert Redford's 1974 depiction of F. Scott Fitzgerald's doomed self-made man...."

April 23, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Wizard World: The Brothers of Destruction of 'The Walking Dead'
Reedus and Rooker talk hunting, fishing, and zombie killing
"...Powell. During one scene, he said, "Every time (Robert) Redford would shout 'action,' my horse would trot backwards into..."

Oct. 29, 2012 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

ACL Music Fest Saturday Listings
"...a diverse collage that examines the life of fictionalized Redford Stephens in reverse. – Chase Hoffberger Steve Earle..."

Oct. 12, 2012 Music Feature

A Closer Look at the Paramount Lineup
Spike Lee, Amy Heckerling to present films
Streep and Redford in Africa (Stateside)
Fridays, June 22 & 29

May 15, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

The Roots
"...most concise. Using the postmortem consciousness of fictional gangster Redford Stephens as a theme, Black Thought leads the Roots'..."

Dec. 30, 2011 Music Review by Chase Hoffberger

Bedside Manner: Books In My Possession, Which I May or May Not Read
A consumer guide to recent purchases
"...of dirt too, what with less-than-flattering quotes about Robert Redford on the back cover. It definitely piqued my interest..."

Dec. 1, 2011 Books Post by Wells Dunbar

The Ides of March
George Clooney's modern morality tale about the ongoing battle between idealism and corruption in the political realm is perfectly cast.
"...All the President’s Men (both of which starred Robert Redford, who, perhaps not coincidentally, is a handsome leading man..."

Oct. 7, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The real-life "horse whisperer," Dan "Buck" Brannaman, is the subject of this documentary that reveals how he derived his hard-won knowledge.
"...whisperer, as popularized in Nicholas Evans’ book or Robert Redford's film, than a calm, cool cowboy who just plain..."

June 24, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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