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Ground Zero Texas: The Rubble
Looking back sans beer goggles at Beerland's first fest.

Dec. 12, 2007 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Last Men in Aleppo
Picking up the pieces of the Syrian Civil War
"...Syria’s largest city, Aleppo is now a place of rubble and desperation as a result of the Syrian Civil..."

June 9, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

2017 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Documentaries – Program B
Be the most knowledgeable voter at your Oscar party
"...of this volunteer organization, whose members run into the rubble caused by airstrikes, digging out living and dead civilians...."

Feb. 10, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Megamind
This animated film is vibrant and exceedingly clever, but also a rather slight thing for such mega-sized proportions.
"...death rays vaporizing steel and whole buildings turning to rubble. It's a lot of Sturm und Drang that quickly..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Grbavica: The Land of My Dreams
This first feature from Bosnian director/writer Jasmila Zbanic offers up a slice of life after hell in which a widowed mother and daughter still veer perilously between fear and hope.
"...hope remain locked in a rapturous stranglehold amidst the rubble. AFS@Dobie..."

May 18, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion
Martin Sheen narrates this documentary on the plight of Tibet under the occupation of the People's Liberation Army.
"...a massacre of Buddhist monks. Peosay’s camera surveys the rubble of ancient monasteries terraced into the mountains, now forgotten..."

Dec. 12, 2003 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
"...other Baldwin brother, Stephen, as a vaguely ADD-addled Barney Rubble. A prequel, Viva Rock Vegas takes up before the..."

May 5, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Arlington Road
"...conclusion, which will undoubtedly leave you stunned. Amidst the rubble of political rhetoric that underlies Arlington Road, one thing..."

July 16, 1999 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Pushing Tin
"...with genuine bits of comic genius strewn amidst the rubble, not unlike a plane crash in its own way...."

April 23, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bosna!
"...at civilians who look like “ants,” the carnage and rubble that makes Sarajevo unrecognizable. Still, one does not need..."

Nov. 11, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Barefoot Gen
"...with eyes and flesh melting away litter the gray rubble of a landscape that was once a city. A..."

Feb. 12, 1993 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Bebe's Kids
"...over, reduce the entire grounds of Fun World to rubble. It's here that the story runs adrift. The kids..."

Aug. 28, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Let Him Have It
"...1941. The Blitz is on, and buried in the rubble of a toppled house lies 12-year-old Derek Bentley, his..."

April 10, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Uranus
"...attempting to resume their pre-Vichy lives amidst the architectural rubble and makeshift routines. It's a time of purges and..."

Dec. 6, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Hidden Cost of Labor Calculated in Building the American Dream
In the rubble of the NOLA hotel collapse, Chelsea Hernandez's documentary remains relevant
"...they went on a sad pilgrimage to where the rubble still lay in the street. "It was really surreal..."

Dec. 6, 2019 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

A Certain Ringing in the Ears
Rat Bastard's noise caravan rolls into town
"...Here's a quick Q&A with fellow Floridian/Baby Robots and Rubble guitarist/conference co-organizer Bobby Baker (along with guitarist Doug Ferguson),..."

April 4, 2008 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

Rubble, Green Milk From the Planet Orange, Gary Floyd's Buddha brothers
Live shot
"...Rubble, Green Milk From the Planet Orange, Gary Floyd's Buddha..."

June 17, 2005 Music Review by Martin de Leon II

Arkansas
Neo-noir is more Spaghetti Western than southern-fried Tarantino
"...each other and leave a simple moral in the rubble. Dumb criminals die young. Old criminals get fat and..."

May 8, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Avengers: Infinity War
Earth's mightiest heroes face their greatest, most nuanced threat
"...(Hemsworth) had taken off to Asgard, which is now rubble and a distant memory in the wake of Ragnarok...."

April 27, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

God's Own Country
Love and lambing on the cruel, cold hills of England
"...farmhand, Gheorghe (Secareanu). But the devastation could be the rubble upon which his new life is built...."

Dec. 29, 2017 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Transformers: The Last Knight
Stick meet dead horse
"...himself into an innocent pile of concrete and rebar rubble. There’s been plenty to complain about prior to this..."

June 23, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Free Fire
A delirious shoot'em-up comedy
"...its rotted roof with oodles of I-beams and concrete rubble, the better for wayward ballistics to ricochet off of..."

April 21, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

2017 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Documentaries – Programs A & B
"...of this volunteer organization, whose members run into the rubble caused by airstrikes, digging out living and dead civilians...."

Feb. 10, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Stalingrad
3-D Russian film about the bloody Battle of Stalingrad.
"...you cough from the general air of shattered, smoking rubble and the flaming Soviet brigades that rush headlong –..."

Feb. 28, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

In the Land of Blood and Honey
Angelina Jolie steps behind the camera to helm this picture she also wrote, which focuses on the emotional fallout of the Bosnian War.
"...war, the silent aftershock of a bomb blast, the rubble, and the terror are all convincingly conveyed. Well-known as..."

Feb. 24, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

9/11 Doubter Selling His Book Online
"...the bottom part came down too, all smashing into rubble on the ground (fires didn't touch it). Shortly afterward..."

Sept. 23, 2011 Postmarks

Rubble
"...RubbleThe Farewell Drugs (Latino Buggerveil)..."

June 17, 2011 Music Review by Audra Schroeder

Farewell Fest
A single tear for the closing of the North Loop Parlor
"...Some highlights include this weekend's bizarro Bermuda Triangle of Rubble/Shit & Shine (Thursday), Shitty Beach Boys, Come & Take..."

June 8, 2011 Music Post by Audra Schroeder

After a Fashion
Stephen discovers holiday luv and something to fit his wrist at a chain store
"...was wild, trying on pearls the size of Betty Rubble's and a big black Audrey Hepburn hat that she..."

Jan. 8, 2010 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

The Hightower Report
Sign of the Times; and Bush Okays Environmental Grotesquerie
"...third of those mountains with explosives, bulldoze the resulting rubble down the mountainsides into the streams below, then simply..."

Dec. 12, 2008 News Column by Jim Hightower

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