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My Best Friend's Wedding
"...Hogan. Starring: Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Cameron Diaz and Rupert Everett. The Philadelphia Story is 57 years old, George..."

June 20, 1997 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Hitman: Agent 47
A great old video game is back for a lackluster film reboot
"...Directed by: Aleksander Bach. Starring: Rupert Friend, Hannah Ware, Zachary Quinto, Ciarán Hinds, Thomas Kretschmann..."

Aug. 21, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

5 Days of War
Renny Harlin directs this explosion-heavy film about the Russian-Georgian crisis of 2008.
"...Directed by: Renny Harlin. Starring: Rupert Friend, Richard Coyle, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Andy Garcia, Johnathon Schaech,..."

Sept. 9, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont
Joan Plowright stars in this bittersweet yet predictable story about an aging widow's new friendships.
"...Directed by: Dan Ireland. Starring: Joan Plowright, Rupert Friend, Zoe Tapper, Anna Massey, Robert Lang, Marcia Warren..."

June 2, 2006 Movie Review by Toddy Burton

Cheri
Another dangerous liaison, this one based on the Colette novella, reunites director Stephen Frears and star Michelle Pfeiffer.
"...Directed by: Stephen Frears. Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, Kathy Bates, Rupert Friend, Felicity Jones, Frances Tomelty, Anita Pallenberg, Harriet Walter..."

June 26, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Blank Check
"...Directed by: Rupert Wainwright. Starring: Brian Bonsall, Karen Duffy, Miguel Ferrer, James..."

Feb. 18, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Object of My Affection
"...worker, Nina (Aniston), and her gay roommate and best friend, George (Rudd). The problem is that Nina's feelings for..."

April 24, 1998 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Meet Me in Montenegro
Real-life couple and co-directors explore whether love is better the second time around
"...Holdridge and Linnea Saasen. Starring: Alex Holdridge, Linnea Saasen, Rupert Friend and Jennifer Ulrich...."

Aug. 14, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Unknown White Male
The ambitions of this intriguing documentary about one man’s amnesia far outweigh its accomplishments.
"...Directed by: Rupert Murray. The ambitions of this intriguing documentary about one..."

March 24, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Young Victoria
The emotions of the teenage Princess Victoria (played by Emily Blunt) are the subject of this well-made palace tale.
"...Directed by: Jean-Marc Vallée. Starring: Emily Blunt, Rupert Friend, Paul Bettany, Miranda Richardson, Jim Broadbent, Mark Strong,..."

Dec. 25, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Driving Lessons
A 17-year-old boy's dull summer turns more eventful when he gets a job assisting an unconventional retired actress who leads him into a series of character-defining adventures.
"...Directed by: Jeremy Brock. Starring: Rupert Grint, Julie Walters, Laura Linney, Nicholas Farrell, Oliver Milburn..."

Nov. 7, 2006 Movie Review by Steve Davis

An Ideal Husband
The Oscar Wilde drama about deceit and honor is presented by a solid cast.
"...Directed by: Oliver Parker. Starring: Cate Blanchett, Minnie Driver, Rupert Everett, Julianne Moore, Jeremy Northam, John Wood and Peter..."

July 2, 1999 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

At Eternity’s Gate
Transcendent examination of van Gogh through his own eyes
"...Directed by: Julian Schnabel. Starring: Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend, Oscar Isaac, Mads Mikkelsen, Emmanuelle Seigner, Niels Arestrup,..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Death of Stalin
Russia's political upheaval rewritten as dark farce.
"...Iannucci. Starring: Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Paddy Considine, Rupert Friend, Jason Isaacs, Michael Palin, Andrea Riseborough and Jeffrey..."

March 16, 2018 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
Vera Farmiga is a knockout in this otherwise predictable and emotionally manipulative story about the horror of the German concentration camps.
"...Vera Farmiga, Amber Beattie, Richard Johnson, Sheila Hancock and Rupert Friend. If you’re a Nazi and you’re contemplating becoming..."

Nov. 21, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

The Last Legion
Although this story of ancient Rome offers guilty-pleasure fun, the film is not very inspired or well-conceived.
"...Aishwarya Rai, Thomas Sangster, Peter Mullan, Kevin McKidd and Rupert Friend. It has been too long since Dino De..."

Aug. 24, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Other Stars in the Galaxy
"...in order to prove his maturity to his frustrated girlfriend. It doesn't work. Will the world's biggest (or, at..."

May 21, 1999 Screens Feature

The First Time
Austin artists reveal the intimate details of how they got their muse on
"...when I rode home leaning against my soon-to-be best friend packed in the back of our 1960 Ford Econoline..."

July 17, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Pet Sematary Remake to Close SXSW Film
Midnighters, Festival Favorites, plus shorts all announced
"...a violent family trauma and resurrects his childhood imaginary friend to help him cope. Charismatic and full of manic..."

Feb. 6, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Keeping Track
Erica Saenz has written an admirably funny family comedy that's all sweetness
"...been a family thing, run by the team of Rupert Reyes and Jo Ann Carreon-Reyes. Or perhaps it's because,..."

April 23, 2010 Arts Review by Barry Pineo

Rosita's Jalapeño Kitchen
In Teatro Vivo's staging of 'Rosita's Jalapeño Kitchen,' a full cast acts as ingredients for recognized recipes to Mexican life
"...living in el otro lado, the other side. Her friend Cuca, la chismosa, or gossip, is already "movin' on..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Arts Review by Patti Hadad

Learning One's Letters
Why was Oscar Wilde's 'Letter to Momma' lurking undiscovered in Texas?
"...the book and letter was a cool $75,000. Every friend I told this story to kept bringing up the..."

Feb. 8, 2002 Books Feature by James McWilliams

In the Austin premiere of Santos & Santos, a contemporary drama by El Paso native Octavio Solis, Nushank Theater Collective smoothly plays out a tale of Chicano brothers coming to terms, with culture, power, and the nightmare of pursuing the American Dream.
"...Local veteran actor Tomas Salas, as the longtime family friend and drug connection, and Teatro Humanidad founder Rupert Reyes,..."

Dec. 1, 2000 Arts Review by Mary Jane Garza

Memories of My Father Watching TV: A Novel
"...by Rupert Thomson Knopf, $24 hard..."

Jan. 15, 1999 Books Review

Mission: Mariachi
Testing Tacos, Trajes, and Tequila
"...Still no roaring, though. I learned by listening to Rupert Ortiz, Austin ex-cop and leader of Mariachi Estrella, that..."

May 2, 1997 Food Feature by Meredith Phillips

The Next Best Thing
"...Douglas, Lynn Redgrave, Josef Sommer, Michael Vartin, Benjamin Bratt, Rupert Everett and Madonna. I'll say this for The Next..."

March 4, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Year in Books
What New Book Did You Most Enjoy in 1998 and Why?
"...of what she wants to do to her husband's girlfriend...."

Jan. 8, 1999 Books Feature

Beyond the Multiverse
Author Michael Moorcock
"...have a few minutes to talk with this disarmingly friendly man who seems relatively unaffected by his fame. (We..."

Sept. 19, 1997 Books Feature by Adrienne Martini

The Boy
Horrors: A nanny finds that her new charge is a life-sized doll
"...Directed by: William Brent Bell. Starring: Lauren Cohan, Rupert Evans, James Russell, Jim Norton, Diana Hardcastle, Jett Klyne..."

Jan. 29, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
We're still wild about Harry, even though this new adventure prefers to flush pink with its lovesick teens than forward-thrust toward the mammoth battle of good vs. evil.
"...Directed by: David Yates. Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Helena Bonham Carter, Jim Broadbent, Robbie..."

July 17, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

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