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Apart from its shape-shifting fungal porcupines from outer space, this horror film has little else to recommend.
" it does shape-shifting fungal porcupines from outer space, Splinter handily wins this month's "Whaaa …?!" competition by a..."

Oct. 31, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Gemma Bovery
Flaubert's heroine gets a modern spin, courtesy of Posy Simmonds’ comic strip
"...Still, his control of the story is an irritating splinter in the heel of a movie that’s ostensibly about..."

July 17, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The slang-slinging, sewer-dwelling, pizza-loving lot are back.
"...rendered, reptile vigilantes (led by Knoxville’s Leonardo), rodent sensei Splinter (voiced by Shalhoub), blade-wielding foe Shredder (Masamune), and intrepid..."

Aug. 15, 2014 Movie Review by William Goss

In an opening voiceover, a superhuman killing machine warns, “I was born into a world you may not understand.” Boy hidee, she ain’t kidding, and fully 88 minutes later, that world is still pocked with incomprehensibility.
"...future, a nasty virus was let loose, creating a splinter, mutant race of humans – hemophages, they’re called –..."

March 10, 2006 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Dead Can Dance: Toward the Within
"...newsgroup, they come across looking more like a Zendik splinter group. Morbidly beautiful, DCD is the sound angels make..."

Dec. 2, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Re: Gift
When a PS3 just isn't in the cards
"...Splinter Cell: Double Agent..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Screens Feature by Jeremy Martin

Andy St. Martin: Break on through to the other side
For nearly two decades, Andy St. Martin has been making large, mixed-media paintings, and a recent run of sales and new solo exhibition suggest he's finding an audience
"...A member since 1999 of the Splinter Group, one of the Eastside's creative collectives, St. Martin..."

May 25, 2007 Arts Feature by David Bradford

EAST: Now With More!
The 2005 East Austin Studio Tour boasts 40% more paintings, sculpture, photography, ceramics, jewelry, prints ...
"...the collaborative trio Sodalitas, and original participants like the Splinter Group, continue to be met by the new studios..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Revival of Spirit
University Baptist Grows Despite Controversy
"...the state Convention's moderate stance. Last fall, a conservative splinter group called the Southern Baptists of Texas finally rose..."

May 29, 1998 News Feature by Kayte VanScoy

A Broken Trust at the Alamo Drafthouse
After executive mismanagement of sexual harassment accusations, the movie chain reconsiders what it means to do the right thing
"...came back last month with a lengthy article on Splinter (part of the Univision-owned Gizmodo Media Group, formerly and..."

March 2, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Connecting More Than Dots With Cloud Tree Artist Brian David Johnson
Wood and resin beautifully encode philosophies in this new solo show
"...years of working as part of the Eastside’s celebrated Splinter Group of craftspeople, has landed himself in an expansive..."

Sept. 13, 2016 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Making the Most of EAST
Ten tips to help you keep your head in the crush of the East Austin Studio Tour
"...Some of EAST's key players such as Splinter Group, Big Medium at Canopy, Museum of Human Achievement,..."

Nov. 20, 2015 Arts Feature by Caitlin Greenwood

Touring the Tour
A very meta experience, guided by Heather Pesanti, senior curator of the Contemporary Austin
"...Pesanti's tour began with custom fabricator Mark Macek at Splinter Group. While tour-goers drooled over his midcentury-modern walnut stereo..."

Nov. 21, 2014 Arts Feature by Seth Orion Schwaiger

Fun Fun Fun Fest Interview: Gary Numan
“People talk as if I started the whole electronic thing”
"...March. On his back rides his 21st LP, 2013’s Splinter (Songs From A Broken Mind). Dark, heavy, industrial, its..."

Nov. 6, 2014 Music Post by Tim Stegall

My Dove Springs ... and Ours
What life in 'the 44' says about the two worlds of Austin
"...Side streets splinter into longer curved roads and cul-de-sacs named after various..."

April 11, 2014 News Feature by Sam Ramos

SXSW Saturday Interviews
Last-night SXSW showcase chats
"...Numan, 55, wove some of the narrative into 2013's Splinter (Songs From a Broken Mind), opening jackhammer crawl "I..."

March 14, 2014 Music Feature

K-NACK Reunion, Night 2
Live review of K-NACK's reunion concert Saturday
"...Bug, or Splinter, depending on when you first got into them, was..."

Jan. 30, 2012 Music Post by Michael Toland

Enlighten Up!
The filmmaker, a yoga practitioner, documents a skeptic’s journey into the big om.
"...that would have likely made Mahatma Gandhi's aged bones splinter like raw spaghetti. As Churchill spirits her dubious charge..."

June 19, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

East Austin Studio Tour Map
"...38: Splinter Group North..."

Nov. 16, 2007 Arts Feature

Back on the screen for the first time since the early Nineties, the Ninja Turtles are now animated via CGI, though their plot and character details got lost in the shuffle.
"...where he has been sent by their rat sensei Splinter (Mako) to hone his skills. The other three have..."

March 23, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

EAST, at Ease
The 2006 East Austin Studio Tour reveals 86 studios and one stacked pod art city with a shared alphabet
"...Splinter Group South and North (33) & (34)..."

Nov. 17, 2006 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

2006 EAST Studio Tour
The full list of studios and artists
"...33) Splinter Group South, 405 Springdale, 385-7220 Hawkeye Glenn, Macek Solid..."

Nov. 17, 2006 Arts Feature

Andy St. Martin: Outside the Grooves
Andy St. Martin's oil and acrylic works on birch panels have much to do with early modernism yet seem to find their place in a post-postmodern moment
"...can be found working in his studio with the Splinter Group on Springdale. He is engaging, funny, and absolutely..."

Dec. 9, 2005 Arts Review

East Austin Studio Tour, Fall 2004 Map Guide
A guide to the participating stu-dios in the fall 2004 East Austin Studio Tour
"...21. Splinter Group405 Springdale, 385-7220,"

Nov. 19, 2004 Arts Feature

The Cockettes
" ever-so-slightly heightened professionalism, which caused the group to splinter; the remaining Cockettes had a show run briefly off-Broadway..."

Aug. 9, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The King is Alive
"...becomes unbearable, and they begin to fall apart. Relationships splinter; sexual liaisons prove fatal. Shot hand-held (3. The camera..."

June 1, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

"...scenes. After the Nazis come the Communists, who then splinter into more “isms” that attempt to control the lives..."

July 7, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Beyond
A woman inherits a hotel that was built over a gate to hell. Man, I hate it when that happens.
"...have to say Zombie outranks this one by a splinter), The Beyond centers around an abandoned New Orleans hotel..."

June 12, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Harriet the Spy
"...triumph, Harriet feels an ache akin to "having a splinter in your finger, except it's right over your stomach."..."

July 12, 1996 Movie Review by Hollis Chacona

Blown Away
"...up real, real good. Supposedly from a radical IRA splinter group, it's no wonder his fellows in struggle wouldn't..."

July 1, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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