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The Terminal
Steven Spielberg enters his Capra period with this optimistic melting-pot tale starring pal Tom Hanks, whose underused comic instincts come to the fore.
"...entered his Capra phase with his new film The Terminal. Although The Terminal has a comedic brightness that recalls..."

June 18, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Terminal Velocity
"...Reeves' turn in Speed and James Cameron's True Lies, Terminal Velocity is the story of a maverick skydiving instructor..."

Sept. 23, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lost & Found: Terminal Mind
Thirty-seven years after breakup, debut LP hits
"...The anthem on Terminal Mind’s sole release, a self-issued 7-inch stamped with the..."

Jan. 8, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Terminal Island
"...Selleck, Roger E. Mosley and Clyde Ventura. "Welcome to Terminal Island, baby." This Seventies exploitation gem has been repackaged..."

May 16, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

ABIA South Terminal
"...behind the design of Austin Bergstrom International Airport's South Terminal, which opened last month with service through Allegiant Air,..."

May 5, 2017 Photo Gallery

SXSW Music Review: Terminal Mind
Austin punk trio reboots Seventies relevancy
"...(Sonic Surgery) of local imprint empire Super Secret Records, Terminal Mind continues the overall reboot of Marsh, 60, who..."

March 13, 2018 SXSW Post by Tim Stegall

Terminal Stage
With 'Adam Sultan,' playwright Steve Moore again reflects on friendship and mortality in Austin

April 5, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Bergstrom's Continuing Expansion
New terminal restores some 1950s glamour to the airport
"...has taken over as the style of its new terminal...."

May 5, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Flying in Style With Five and Four
Austin designer Jennymarie Jemison goes terminal on the ABIA
"...So Austin-Bergstrom International Airport has a new terminal, the South Terminal, and never mind any rumors that..."

May 4, 2017 Design Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

New Di$count $inema Series Revs Up at Blue Starlite
Jon Moritsugu heads to Terminal USA
"...as possible." His third film, 1993's PBS-produced (and -rejected) Terminal USA, screens Wed., July 28, at the Blue Starlite..."

July 23, 2021 Screens Feature by Tim Stegall

Austin Punk Pioneer Steve Marsh Climbs the Star Ladder
Ex-Terminal Mind vocalist explores outré galaxies in Evil Triplet
"...retrospective of Marsh's celebrated first wave ATX punk band, Terminal Mind. Initially called Red, the group festered in the..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

'Flight'
Composer Jonathan Dove explains how his opera set in an airport took off
"...of delay, the varied types of individuals around the terminal, a little cross section of society also in transit...."

April 8, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Evil Triplet’s Career Opportunities
ATX punk pioneer previews heavy psych on “Get a Job”
"...of Steve Marsh tangles myriad musical threads: art-punk ancestor (Terminal Mind), industrial psychedelic hoedowner (Miracle Room), noise-blues luthier (Wisdom..."

Jan. 16, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Frankie
Family drama is far less fun than a walk in the woods
"...Frankie, it turns out, has cancer; the prognosis is terminal and thus this presumably final gathering of the tribe,..."

Nov. 15, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Monster Calls
A beast helps a boy through tough times
"...12-year-old child of divorce (MacDougall) grappling with his mother’s terminal illness. Neeson gives stupendous vocal life to the titular..."

Jan. 6, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Other People
A writer returns home to care for his sick mother
"...at least, until his mother (Shannon) is diagnosed with terminal cancer, he moves back home to nurse her through..."

Sept. 16, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Miracles From Heaven
This Christian-centric film wears its faith on its sleeve
"...10-year-old middle daughter Anna (Rogers) who’s diagnosed with a terminal intestinal disorder that requires nourishment through feeding tubes and..."

March 18, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

2015 Academy Award-Nominated Documentary Short Films: Program A
Program A consists of the two longest doc shorts, and they’re among the best of the batch.
"...– a Polish blogger, wife, and mother who has terminal cancer – and her inquisitive young son John. Kopacz..."

Jan. 30, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Best of Me
It's getting hard to tell one Nicholas Sparks adaptation from another amid all the dross.
"...checking off the usual Southern locale and fixations on terminal illness, hand-written letters, mean parents, and kissing in the..."

Oct. 17, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Oscar-Nominated Short Films 2014: Documentaries, Program B
A man carves majestic caves in sandstone rocks, and a prison hospice sees a lifer to the end.
"...The other film in the program is “Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall,” by Edgar..."

Feb. 7, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

I'm in Love With a Church Girl
The title says it all.
"...is not unambitious: It crams into its two hours terminal illness, money laundering, a DEA sting, clubbing, a prolonged..."

Oct. 25, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

God Bless America
Bobcat Goldthwait wrote and directed this seething comedy, which he describes as a "violent movie about kindness."
"...Next, his doctor informs him that he has a terminal disease. Frank's fantasies of murder turn real as he..."

June 1, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family
Madea is tasked once again with fixing a broken family.
"...(Devine) needing to tell her grown children about her terminal cancer is purely tangential. Madea’s family is a fractious..."

April 29, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Biutiful
Javier Bardem earned an Oscar nod for his performance in this grim but poetic Spanish drama.
"...there’s this little kicker: Uxbal is dying of a terminal disease and only has a few months to live...."

Jan. 28, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Fanboys
This shaggy comedy is an earnest, sweetly geeked tribute to fandom.
"...When one of their own, newly diagnosed with a terminal illness, stares down an expiration date prior to Episode..."

Feb. 6, 2009 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Death Race
All the busted heads and blasted gaskets can't turn this makeover of a cult classic into anything but a real drag.
"...safely taking place behind the privatized penitentiary walls of Terminal Island, while being streamed live via the Internet to..."

Aug. 22, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

When Did You Last See Your Father?
Based on British poet Blake Morrison’s written memoir, this film is a very particular yet universal story about the eternal knot between fathers and sons.
"...mass once his father, Arthur (Broadbent), is diagnosed with terminal cancer, and Blake returns solo to his childhood home..."

July 4, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Bucket List
Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman play characters who have only a short time to live. Promises, promises.
"...from their advanced years, their shared hospital room, and terminal cancer, they have nothing in common. Which means, of..."

Jan. 11, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Unaccompanied Minors
Calling John Hughes: Former Freaks and Geekster Paul Feig has got your number.
"...Walter and Teri Garr. The Breakfast Club in The Terminal? Home Alone meets Planes, Trains & Automobiles? Calling John..."

Dec. 8, 2006 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Last Holiday
After being diagnosed with an incurable brain disease, a woman (who is played delightfully by Queen Latifah) discovers her moxie.
"...European winter holiday after she’s diagnosed with some improbable terminal ailment called Lampington’s Disease, and those two words are:..."

Jan. 13, 2006 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

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