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Home Slice Makes Annual Pizza Pilgrimage
Sharing hundreds of slices was writer's plum assignment
"...lucky enough to attend will tell you that the trip is informative, inspirational, and fun...."

Sept. 19, 2013 Food Post by Phillip Pantuso

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World
Steve Carell and Keira Knightley find love and companionship in the face of the apocalypse.
"...imminent demise as the motivator for a romcom road trip. What better excuse for a meet-cute than the end..."

June 22, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Due Date
Road comedy hits the sweet spot with Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis.
"...Downey Jr. for a Planes, Trains & Automobiles-style road trip. Galifianakis plays Ethan Tremblay, the gauche and rotund John..."

Nov. 5, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Miss March
Two-fifths of the Whitest Kids U'Know comedy troupe wrote, star in, and co-directed this nubile sex romp about a road trip to the Playboy mansion.
"...who convinces him to go on a cross-country road trip to Hugh Hefner’s mansion to reclaim his true love..."

March 20, 2009 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Timecrimes
Spanish director Nacho Vigalondo's first feature film is a tremendously entertaining bit of Kafka that whirlpools down into The Twilight Zone – and one helluva blast to watch.
"...blast to watch. Predicated on the same sort of trippy, circular logic beloved by conspiracy theorists and collegiate stoners..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Food for the Coast
Mobile Loaves & Fishes need volunteers, donations for coastal aid
"...is looking for volunteers and contribution for a relief trip they are planning to the Gulf Coast to help..."

Sept. 13, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Sleepwalking
Sleepwalking might have been a terrific character study of damaged adult siblings, but instead becomes a muddled road trip toward redemption.
"...soon James and Tara are off on a road trip across the snowy plains of upper Middle America, running..."

March 21, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Excellent Tech Leap for Cap Metro
Let your cell phone plan your bus trip for you.
"...you'll get a text message back giving you a trip plan, including time, location, and route. The service comes..."

June 25, 2007 News Post by Lee Nichols

Jindabyne
The Australian director of Lantana returns to similar psychological terrain with this drama based on a Raymond Carver short story and starring the fantastic Laura Linney and Gabriel Byrne.
"...Lawrence's film, four men go on a weekend fishing trip during which they discover the corpse of a young..."

June 1, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Everything Is Illuminated
An amusing road trip through Ukraine leads to epiphanies of history and memory in actor Liev Schreiber's only partially illuminating adaptation of Jonathan Safran Foer's novel.
"...in tone as it moves from an amusing road trip in the beginning to epiphanies of history and memory..."

Oct. 14, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Are We There Yet?
Despite bearing a title that practically cries out for disrespect from antsy filmgoers, the new Ice Cube picture (he stars as well as co-produces) demonstrates the actor's amiable side and proves he can headline a family picture.
"...that we're now crying out for more African-American family road-trip movies? Whatever the case, Are we There Yet? has..."

Jan. 21, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Nurse Betty
"...LeSabre, and when one character tells her about a trip to Europe, Betty responds: “The Europe?” With her loopy..."

Sept. 8, 2000 Movie Review by Sarah Hepola

We Have an Issue: Happy Trails
In this week’s issue, we look at the logistics, and emotions, behind plotting a cross country road trip mid-pandemic
"...logistical hurdles Kevin encountered in preparing for a cross-country trip. Me, I got a little misty reading Kevin's emotional..."

Aug. 21, 2020 Column by Kimberley Jones

Stay Trips: Delivered
Let the day trip come to you
"...Have a day trip delivered. In response to the coronavirus quarantine, many small..."

May 1, 2020 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Hightower Report
There are no stops on Ted Cruz's ego trip
"...Let's go Cruzing again! It's always a trip to cruise down the narrow roads and hard right..."

Feb. 28, 2014 News Column by Jim Hightower

DVDanger: Crawlspace/Sightseers
This week's horror lesson: Can't stay home, don't dare risk leaving
"...tenants? And you can't get away for a road trip, because the people in the caravan park are on..."

Dec. 14, 2013 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The Daily Hustle: 10/7/10
Sister (Cities) Double Happiness
"...it's not surprising some members might take a quick trip. But all the way down to Oita, Japan?..."

Oct. 7, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Fear & Loathing on the Inaugural Trail
One man's journey to the Bush inauguration confirms more than it denies.
"...almost every other first-generation immigrant we asked on this trip, everyone at La Copa seemed to think Bush would..."

Feb. 2, 2001 Features Feature by Michael Bolduc

Day Trips & Beyond: Daytripping in the Age of a Pandemic
Stay home, stay safe, and still scratch that travel itch
"...against the statewide ban on nonessential travel. A little daytripping may not seem like much to ask, but it's..."

April 8, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Fantasy Island
Our advice? Get back on the plane
"...be traveling to this island, you're best rebooking your trip...."

Feb. 21, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Road Tripping With a Serial Killer in Paper Ghosts
As well as being a riveting psychological thriller, this tale shows Texas in an intimate light
"...Julia Heaberlin's Paper Ghosts is a road trip story, a psychological thriller, and a cold case whodunit..."

July 19, 2019 Arts Feature by Elizabeth Cobbe

Explore the Natural Beauty of Texas at These Four State Parks
The best outdoor destinations near Austin are just a road trip away
"...parks and natural areas that lie only a road trip away. So we've rounded up a selection of outdoor..."

May 17, 2019 Features Feature by Beth Sullivan

Miss Bala
Drug cartel action gets an unexpectedly glamorous makeover
"...feeling pretty insignificant against the day-to-day shuffle. A weekend trip to Tijuana, her hometown, to help her friend Suzu..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Movie Review by Danielle White

Burning
Extraordinary Korean drama adds emotion to the thriller equation
"...between them immediately halts when Hae-mi returns from a trip to Africa with Ben (The Walking Dead's Yeun), a..."

Nov. 9, 2018 Movie Review by Jenny Nulf

Ya Veremos
Mexican rom-com puts family first
"...his separated parents back together by one last family trip before he must undergo perilous surgery. Will love win..."

Aug. 31, 2018 Movie Review

Boundaries
Take a pleasant road trip with Christopher Plummer up the PCH
"...hat into the ring of the “dysfunctional family road trip” arena, you had better come correct. This well-worn genre..."

July 13, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Nancy
Andrea Riseborough spellbinds in this drama of self-delusion and second chances.
"...Lynch, a young girl who disappeared on a shopping trip 30 years previously. Now Nancy turns up at still-grieving..."

June 29, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Oh Lucy!
Japanese/U.S. identity comedy.
"...them. Their arrival transitions into a quirky, heartfelt road trip, a Lost in Translation in reverse, with first-time writer/director..."

April 20, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

“Marta Lee & Anika Steppe: Kind of About Michigan” at UT VAC
A road trip to adolescent haunts in Michigan results in a touching collaboration that stops short of sentimentality
"...the pattern of their couch set. A shared road trip necessitates one kind of familiarity, and the return to..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Arts Review by Melany Jean

The Stray
A boy and his stray dog (and a revelatory lightning strike)
"...to a cabin. They all go on a camping trip and everyone gets struck by lightning. Presumably, life lessons..."

Oct. 6, 2017 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

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