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Tank Girl
A movie that combines Busby Berkeley chorus lines with killer mutant kangaroos and the wildest female action hero this side of La Femme Nikita.
"...Jamie Hewlett and Alan Martin's neo-underground cult comic book Tank Girl comes to life looking, amazingly, exactly like it..."

March 31, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

My Best Friend's Girl
Dane Cook stars in this rom-com about a serial womanizer who accidentally falls in love with his best friend’s girl.
"...Vince Vaughn with Tourette's syndrome, blanketing My Best Friend’s Girl with scatological monologues delivered at such a rat-a-tat pace..."

Sept. 26, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Fish Tank
In this raw and award-winning film, a prickly British teenager hurls herself into scenarios fraught with danger.
"...she's too pathological for our uncomplicated empathy. In Fish Tank’s opening shot, writer/director Arnold fixes her camera on Mia..."

March 5, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Copper Tank
"...The Copper Tank is a sports bar with brewing equipment. The stylish..."

Nov. 14, 1997 Food Feature

Girl, Upgraded
According to the 1999 Interactive Digital Software Report (IDSA), the majority of people playing computer games are older than 18, and 38% percent of the people most frequently playing computer games are women. Boy, have things change
"...c. Why games for girls are so lame. (1 point)..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Screens Feature by Sarah Hepola

The Glass Shield
In this often overlooked film by Charles Burnett (Killer of Sheep, To Sleep With Anger), a black cop in an all-white police station confronts racism from his colleagues and incredulity from his family and community
"...like we can check her circumcision or anything, but Tank Girl as a believable Jew is a tough sell...."

June 23, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Miss Bala
Drug cartel action gets an unexpectedly glamorous makeover
"...but she cut her teeth in Hollywood production design (Tank Girl, Vanilla Sky), and before that she majored in..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Movie Review by Danielle White

Scanline
"...Tank Girl..."

Feb. 2, 1996 Screens Feature

Utz
"...than carp) shot through the perspective of a fish tank; that of a girl swimming languorously with a goose;..."

June 11, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken
"...goes: This film is directed in general at young girls who are still in the horse-mad stage though puberty..."

May 31, 1991 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

The Fault in Our Stars
The film does justice to the popular novel in this judicious teen tearjerker.
"...burden of that worry as heavily as the oxygen tank she must lug with her everywhere. She attends a..."

June 6, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Wuthering Heights
Andrea Arnold (Fish Tank) wrests Wuthering Heights from the heaving bosom of Romantics majors and gives it a good shake – even if she doesn't know when to stop.
"...of so much muck and yuck, Andrea Arnold (Fish Tank) means to wrest Wuthering Heights from the heaving bosom..."

Oct. 19, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Après Vous
Two of France's top actors pair up for this wishful farce about good deeds and their consequences.
"...Louis while brandishing a limp lobster from the restaurant’s tank, whose claws flap back and forth in rhythm with..."

July 8, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Look Ma, No Wrapping
DVD boxed sets, no assembly required
"...Brit-pop icon and Blur frontman Damon Albarn teamed with Tank Girl creator Jamie Hewlett to create a nonexistent, animated..."

Dec. 13, 2002 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Fantastic Fest 2014: Future Shock! The Story of 2000AD
Marvel? DC? Pshaw! 2000AD is the law
"...not worth the bother. Jamie Hewlett and Alan Martin’s Tank Girl owes a substantial debt to 2000AD’s Halo Jones..."

Sept. 22, 2014 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Dredd
Rebooted, and in 3-D.
"...kickass. Now would someone please get busy on the Tank Girl do-over, please?..."

Sept. 28, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Aeon Flux
Its heart is in the right place, but Aeon Flux's head is just a little too high to make much sense.
"...of high fashion appropriated for low culture: She’s the anti-Tank Girl and then some. The film falters, however, when..."

Dec. 9, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Hulk
"...on Lee’s part. Previous comic-book adaptations, from the misbegotten Tank Girl to Dick Tracy, have attempted, with varying degrees..."

June 20, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Blade
"...Dredd and The Crow, though it's really closer to Tank Girl in terms of devotion to its source material...."

Aug. 21, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Warriors of Virtue
"...in the mood for interspecies kung fu, or even Tank Girl, which at least had Ice-T as the giant..."

May 9, 1997 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Barb Wire
"...resonant as The Crow nor as surreally goofy as Tank Girl, Barb Wire still manages to get you going,..."

May 3, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

ACL Review: Solange
The other Knowles sister chronicles black America
"...was once a lighthearted jaunt in line with Sixties-era girl groups like the Shirelles...."

Oct. 7, 2017 Music Post by Abby Johnston

Gay Place
The Gender Unbound Art Fest will spotlight the work of trans, intersex, and gender nonconforming artists and musicians
"...Girls Rock Austin's Rock-A-Thon Empowering young grrrls to rock like..."

Sept. 23, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

FF2012: 'Dredd 3D'
It took until 2012 to get 2000 AD right
"...kickass. Now would someone please get busy on the Tank Girl do-over, please?..."

Sept. 21, 2012 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Gorillaz
Frank Erwin Center, Oct. 22
"...and Noodle – scripted by comic strip hero and Tank Girl visionary Jamie Hewlett, and a real-life, revolving-door musical..."

Oct. 29, 2010 Music Review by Austin Powell

Big Changes in Big D
Cowboys offseason happenings
"...Johnson was winging passes around like a left-handed little girl for three games...."

March 5, 2009 Sports Post by Justin Sanders

UK Calling
Damon Albarn leads SXSW 07's UK act armada. Again.
"...and while Albion may be full of pale, thin girls with eyes forlorn, so is Austin. Nothing makes for..."

Feb. 23, 2007 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Gorillaz
Record review
"...attributed to a cartoon quartet arriving via Jamie Hewlett's post-Tank Girl sketch pad, and former Oasis fan Albarn's way..."

June 3, 2005 Music Review by Marc Savlov

Björk
Best-Ofs
"...the obvious "hits" like the lumbering "Human Behavior" and Tank Girl fave "Army of Me," but also the lilting,..."

Dec. 27, 2002 Music Review

Gorillaz
"...he's not fomenting indie rock revolutions pulls things like Tank Girl out of his seething subconscious. Entirely fictional and..."

Aug. 3, 2001 Music Review by Marc Savlov

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