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Austin Film Festival: The Teller and the Truth
Texas filmmaker attempts to cherchez la femme
"...Inspired by the disappearance of a bank teller named Francis Wetherbee in Smithville, Texas, The Teller and..."

Nov. 2, 2015 Screens Post by Caitlin Moore

A 'Truth-Teller' Passes On
Friends and family honor the memory of Lucy Selby
"...a real conscience about her; she was a truth teller."..."

July 16, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Tim's Vermeer
Vermeer must have painted by using a camera obscura and Tim Jenison spends four years proving the method in this fascinating documentary by Penn & Teller.
"...Directed by: Teller...."

March 21, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

War Dogs
Jonah Hill and Miles Teller star in this true tale about gun smuggling
"...Directed by: Todd Phillips. Starring: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Ana de Armas, Kevin Pollak, Bradley Cooper, Patrick St...."

Aug. 19, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Thank You for Your Service
American soldiers return from Iraq and try to readjust to civilian life
"...Directed by: Jason Hall. Starring: Miles Teller, Haley Bennett, Beulah Koale, Scott Haze, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Joe..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Man From U.N.C.L.E.
Napoleon Solo and and Illya Kuryakin don't transition well to the present
"...Berlin 1963, as they both attempt to extract Gaby Teller (Vikander), whose father is a rocket scientist who may..."

Aug. 14, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Whiplash
A student's desire to become a better drummer comes at the cost of becoming a supplicant to a monstrous teacher.
"...Directed by: Damien Chazelle. Starring: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser, Austin Stowell and..."

Oct. 31, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

21 & Over
Some clever moments rescue this fall-down-drunk comedy from its baser instincts.
"...Directed by: Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. Starring: Miles Teller, Skylar Astin, Justin Chon and Sarah Wright...."

March 8, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

That Awkward Moment
Former High School Musical heartthrob Zac Efron stars in this dude-centric romantic comedy.
"...Tom Gormican. Starring: Zac Efron, Michael B. Jordan, Miles Teller, Imogen Poots and Mackenzie Davis...."

Feb. 7, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Spectacular Now
An outstanding cast and eloquent storytelling shape this delicate film that becomes a dark study of a budding, young alcoholic.
"...Directed by: James Ponsoldt. Starring: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Brie Larson, Masam Holden, Dayo Okeniyi, Kyle..."

Aug. 16, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Finding North
"...Austin during SXSW '98). When a sassy Brooklyn banker teller (Makkena) witnesses a nude man almost leap to his..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Only the Brave
Visceral dramatization of the heroic work of the Granite Mountain Hotshots
"...Directed by: Joseph Kosinski. Starring: Josh Brolin, Miles Teller, Jeff Bridges, Jennifer Connelly, James Badge Dale, Taylor Kitsch..."

Oct. 20, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Bleed for This
A boxer returns to the ring in this conventional drama
"...Directed by: Ben Younger. Starring: Miles Teller, Aaron Eckhart, Katey Sagal, Ciarán Hinds, Ted Levine, Jordan..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fantastic Four
Marvel not at this Fox flop
"...Directed by: Josh Trank. Starring: Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, Jamie Bell, Toby Kebbell,..."

Aug. 14, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Rabbit Hole
In the wake of their child's death, a couple tries to claw their way back to "normal" life.
"...Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Tammy Blanchard, Miles Teller, Sandra Oh, Giancarlo Esposito and Jon Tenney. Although it..."

Jan. 14, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Radhe Shyam
Period romance about a fortune-teller at odds with fate
"...to the 1970s in this period drama about a fortune-teller caught between his love and his fate...."

March 11, 2022 Movie Review

Roman J. Israel, Esq.
Denzel Washington is a lawyer who goes rogue
"...Washington is so enjoyably startling playing a nebbishy Asperger’s-oriented truth-teller. Gilroy is batting two for two on his truth..."

Dec. 1, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Aristocrats
The gleefully profane The Aristocrats provides a survey of some of the best comic minds in the business.
"...joke. Directors Jillette (of the magic duo Penn & Teller) and Provenza (primarily a comic actor) recognize that the..."

Aug. 26, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Life or Something Like It
"...down a few pegs. Prophet Jack, a homeless man-cum-fortune teller (played by an underused Shalhoub), goes beyond a few..."

April 26, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Nobody Loves Me
"...in response to Orfeo's claim to be a fortune teller. Orfeo predicts and describes Fanny's true love; it's not..."

April 5, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Half Japanese: The Band That Would Be King
"...one notable scene, Penn Jillette -- of Penn and Teller -- relates how he basically swindled a guy out..."

May 27, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

I'll Do Anything
"...anti-side effect drugs that she has become a truth teller, obviously the wisest and sanest voice in the movie...."

Feb. 11, 1994 Movie Review by Louis Black

Fathers and Sons
"...points in a superfluous role as a boardwalk fortune teller. Then there's the lurking menace of the Shore Killer..."

Jan. 8, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Hightower Report
Chris Christie: A constantly lying truth-teller
"...to tell you that he or she is a truth-teller, they're probably not. So beware of Christie the compulsive..."

July 31, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

When I'm Dead All This Will Be Yours: Joe Teller, A Portrait by His Kid
"...When I'm Dead All This Will Be Yours: Joe Teller, a Portrait by His Kid, Tellerby Teller..."

Jan. 19, 2001 Books Review by Ada Calhoun

Fantasia
"...Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury, Quincy Jones and Penn & Teller. Disney would have us believe that their new Fantasia/2000..."

June 23, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Pause/Play
Filmmaker Andrew Shapter's battle to make art and beat cancer
"...urging his dad to play; a feature film, The Teller & the Truth, five years in the making; and..."

Oct. 10, 2014 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

The Year in Movies, and in Moments
What didn’t make my Top 10
"...for a prescripted, Entertainment Weekly narrative – hail Miles Teller, the young buck earning his indie bona fides on..."

Dec. 31, 2014 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

'Simone' Premieres -- at the Credit Union
"...Credit Union locations, with the recent installation of remote teller systems -- inside the buildings. The "virtual" or "video..."

Sept. 20, 2002 News Feature by Brant Bingamon

Austin Film Festival Announces First Wave of Titles
Lineup drops the latest from Todd Haynes and a Hank Williams biopic
"...brings the world premiere of his haunting film The Teller and the Tale, about a bank teller gone missing..."

Aug. 19, 2015 Screens Post by Josh Kupecki

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