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Madame Satã
Life story of Brazilian drag diva from the last half-century.
"...in the Rio de Janeiro of the 1930s, Madame Satã is inspired by the legends and myths that grew..."

Oct. 24, 2003 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

WWC Quarterfinal Preview: Sat-Sun, 4 & 7am
"...Especially good 7am games each day: Saturday because it's USA-England – Revolutionary War II and all..."

Sept. 21, 2007 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

Sat Sample Questions

Nov. 28, 1997 News Feature

Testing, Testing...
Private Tutoring Companies Score Big on SAT
"...for another whirlwind session of boning up for the SAT, or Scholastic Aptitude Test. Their teacher is an energetic..."

Nov. 28, 1997 News Feature by Roseana Auten

Hitchcock/Truffaut
Go behind the groundbreaking book of interviews; a must for cinephiles
"...In 1962, two filmmakers sat in a room together to record 50 hours of..."

Feb. 26, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Razzle-Dazzle 'Em
David Bologna on making it to Broadway with 'Billy Elliot'
"...When the Chronicle sat down with David Bologna to talk about his time..."

Dec. 11, 2012 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Aztex Shorthanded in Puerto Rico; Playoff Date Set
Injuries take toll on Aztex travel squad
"...The Austin Aztex have ruled eight players out for Saturday's clash in Puerto Rico, as they try to keep..."

Sept. 10, 2010 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

This Is America: Part Two
More from the Notes From the Field cast on living black
"...interview subjects that Smith usually plays herself. Those four sat down for a long conversation about the play and..."

Feb. 28, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

This Is America: Part One
Zach's Notes From the Field cast on living black
"...interview subjects that Smith usually plays herself. Those four sat down for a long conversation about the play and..."

Feb. 28, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Belladonna of Sadness
This transgressive animated film from 1973 Japan has been recently restored. Blending gorgeous, watercolor-infused Japanese landscapes with Western influences like Art Nouveau and Expressionism, the film tells the sexually outré and hallucinogenic story of two lovers in a feudal village.
"...static paintings. Aurally, it gets even better with Masahiko Satô’s amazing psych rock/free jazz score coupled with a number..."

May 13, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Toros NBA Call-Ups and Much More
Thomas now with the Hornets
"...the home-team Vipers of the Rio Grande Valley, I sat in that car, staring straight ahead, unable to grasp..."

Dec. 18, 2011 Sports Post by Will Schmidt

Casino Jack and the United States of Money
Muckraking documentarian Alex Gibney here directs his camera toward the influence-peddling scandals that erupted around Jack Abramoff.
"...Room) is a showman and a bit of a sensationalist, a 21st century muckraker laying waste to society’s rotten..."

May 21, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Soul Power
The "Rumble in the Jungle" was the main event, but this concert in the Congo was a hell of an undercard.
"...Were Kings, mining the same 16mm archival footage that sat in rusty cans in a Jersey warehouse for three..."

Aug. 21, 2009 Movie Review by Thomas Fawcett

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Burton and Depp's screen version of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book is truer to the source material and generally splendid, artful, and often sinister, yet it doesn't completely displace the earlier screen version.
"...all of whom arrive with parentage in tow. I sat through Tim Burton’s generally splendid, artful, and often sinister..."

July 15, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Perfect Score
The movie that gives new meaning to the phrase, "taking the SATs": felonious breaking and entering.
"...she stalks and pouts in Hot Topic’s finest tatters. SAT scores and the inherent unfairness of standardized testing are..."

Jan. 30, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Resident Evil
"...It's as though Camille Paglia and Sam Raimi had sat up all night doing speedballs and playing video games...."

March 15, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Scout
"...enters the picture as baseball phonem Steve Nebraska. Having sat through many a Fraser film, I am constantly amazed..."

Sept. 30, 1994 Movie Review by Brian Baker

Josh and S.A.M.
"...Once upon a time, not very long ago, I sat spellbound in a dark theatre, watching the tale of..."

Nov. 26, 1993 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Newsies
"...movie as campily perverse as this one is. I sat through the whole thing in open-mouthed wonder. It even..."

April 10, 1992 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

Poison
"...two opening weekend screenings (Friday, Aug. 30 at 7pm; Sat. Aug.31 at 9pm). Haynes will present the film at..."

Aug. 30, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Irene’s Drag Brunch With Rhonda Jewels Turns Two
The queen spills the mimosa on Austin’s longest-running drag brunch
"...but that’s how Rhonda Jewels described herself when she sat down with Qmmunity to chat about the upcoming two..."

Aug. 30, 2019 Qmmunity Post by A. Micah Mills

Tom Hanks Joins 2017 Texas Book Festival
Oscar-winning actor will promote his book Uncommon Type
"...TBF. Tom Hanks will be making an appearance on Sat., Nov. 4, to promote his new book of short..."

Sept. 26, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

A Starry Night of Brian Wilson
Pet Sounds’ magic act still animates its author
"...musicians onstage Sunday at the Moody Theater, Brian Wilson sat the furthest away. At a baby grand piano, the..."

May 15, 2017 Music Post by Abby Johnston

If He Barks Like a Dog
Pup Atlas offers a glimpse into Austin's Puppy Play Community
"...setting on a summer day in Texas as I sat across the table from someone so full of energy..."

Aug. 3, 2016 Qmmunity Post by Rivers Wright

CodeNEXT Sound Check
Mon.-Sat., Nov. 16-21
"...presentation on Monday evening, and a closing event on Saturday, and in between Open Studio sessions on Tuesday through..."

Nov. 13, 2015 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

TPPF, Jim DeMint, Milton Friedman, and Me
Lunch and school choice with unholy free market triumvirate
"...the movers and shakers of the conservative think tank sat in conclave with arch-Republican Jim DeMint about school choice...."

March 31, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Select Your Seat for Toros Games
Get first crack at seating at the CPC
"...Eager fans will have an early bird opportunity on Sat., Aug. 28, 2-4pm, to check out seating options and..."

Aug. 25, 2010 Sports Post by Mark Fagan

TV-Related Panels at SXSWi
S. Derek Turner of FreePress.org talks about the National Broadband Plan.
"...panel was canceled. Frankly, all the TV-related panels I’ve sat in on have been enormously annoying, if not downright..."

March 17, 2010 SXSW Post by Belinda Acosta

This Is Not A Test: Strayhorn Alert System
11/12 – Never Forget
"..."An Apology to the Citizens of Austin," says Epstein "sat in our offices and asked us to trust her;..."

Nov. 13, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The World Is Yours
Nas at Emo's
"...an unadulterated exposition of why Illmatic was necessity. I sat idle in the record store parking lot working my..."

Aug. 26, 2008 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

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