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The Eagle
This sword-and-sandals epic is an old-fashioned boys' adventure tale about Roman warriors in the second century.
" Kevin Macdonald. Starring: Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland, Mark Strong, Tahar Rahim and Denis O’Hare. The Eagle..."

Feb. 11, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Snake in the Eagle's Shadow
The directing debut of acclaimed kung fy choreographer Yuen also helped popularize the burgeoning “kung fu comedy” genre and it primary star, Jackie Chan.
"...Roy Horan. Here's a silly bit of business that nevertheless holds a very important place in the history of..."

Sept. 29, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Eddie the Eagle
The inspirational story of Great Britain's Olympics underdog
"...If Olympic medals were given for tenacity, then Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards would have returned to England..."

March 4, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Eagle Shooting Heroes
"...Leung Kar Fei. Based upon a famous Chinese novel, The Eagle Shooting Heroes takes the characters from that famous..."

March 24, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

The Eagle Huntress
Real-life heroine soars above tradition
"...this upbeat documentary about a 13-year-old Kazakh girl in the remote Altai Mountains who flouts centuries of tradition to..."

Nov. 23, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Ride the Eagle
Jake Johnson gets his head straight in this comedic kin to Walden
"...“I wish I had dog brains half the time,” aging slacker Leif (the inimitable and always charming..."

July 30, 2021 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Qmmunity: The Queer-ster Bunny
A springtime showing of Austin's queer haps, like a new leather bar, pre-show parties, and the academic achievement by a young Black trans scholar.
"...We've been visited by the Queer-ster Bunny, who brings good tidings and gay times..."

April 7, 2023 Column by James Scott

Who Can Vouch for the Charters?
The state's freewheeling experiment with charter schools gets a poor grade.
"...related school issues are once again under discussion at the Legislature, it's a good time to take a closer..."

April 4, 2003 News Feature by Michael May

Qmmunity: The Puzzle of Pride
Putting together all the pieces of queer history with Pride Month events
"...triumph in equal measures. Miss one particular piece and the big gay picture becomes distorted. Pride Month asks us..."

June 2, 2023 Column by James Scott

The AggreGAYtor: May 8
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...Michael Sam goes up, the Boy Scouts go down, and Porsha Williams goes full..."

May 8, 2014 Qmmunity Post by David Estlund

The AggreGAYtor: October 5
Your daily dose of LGBTQIA news
"...Cooper disses Star Jones, Sasha Baron Cohen rips from the headlines, and Karmin vexes the Mouseketeers. Today’s AggreGAYtor can..."

Oct. 5, 2012 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

The AggreGAYtor: August 1
Your daily dose of LGBTQ news
"...The Village Voice outs George Jefferson, One Million Moms confirm..."

Aug. 1, 2012 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

The Mirror Has Two Faces
"...has said that she thinks we're all looking for the “total experience” when it comes to love: companionship, romance,..."

Nov. 15, 1996 Movie Review by Alison Macor

The Eagles Come Home to Roost
Three-hour documentary spawns an epic live tie-in
"...Platinum ego encases History of the Eagles, a three-hour rock doc (on Netflix and mailed..."

May 20, 2015 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Is the Austin Aquarium Fishy?
Vince Covino defends the family business
"...Vince Covino tell it, he, his family, and importantly, their businesses – aquariums in two western cities, and a..."

Oct. 18, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Book of Mormon Movie, Volume 1: The Journey
The leaden acting, tablecloth wardrobe, and Sixties-era Star Trek set design are more likely to leave nonbelievers stupefied than awestruck.
"...we really need him? Even in his present condition, the former Hercules could emote up a storm compared to..."

March 12, 2004 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Meet the Feebles
" Peter Jackson. Starring: Mark Hadlow, Donna Akersten and the voice of Stuart Devenie. Imagine Kermit the Frog had..."

April 8, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The AggreGAYtor: August 22
Your daily dose of LGBTQ news
"...Mitt Romney gets hungry on the road, Kirk Cameron has some opinions, and Aziz gets..."

Aug. 22, 2012 Qmmunity Post by Brandon Watson

Tonight: The Dark Side of 'The Muppets'
'It's A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie' at Blue Starlite Drive-In
"...Are you a Muppet fan? Okay, yeah, who isn't these days? However, depending on your lust for Miss Piggy,..."

Dec. 22, 2011 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Anthrax in Texas (The Good Kind)
Will San Antonio be the new home to Homeland Security's new bioterrorism research facility?
" getting a bioweapons (sorry, "agricultural biodefense") research facility. The Texas Research Park in San Antonio, promoted by the..."

July 12, 2007 News Post by Richard Whittaker

With the Music Lineup Rolling Out, South by Southwest 2022 Finally Feels Real
Maxo Kream, Monaleo, W.I.T.C.H., and Vitreous Humor highlight drop
"...hard on viral hit “Beating Down Yo Block” – the forthcoming festival, 31 months removed from its last physical..."

Oct. 20, 2021 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Writer Drew Pearce Rides a Trojan Horse Into The Fall Guy
How Saturday afternoons and Alex Garland affected the remake
"...people of a certain age, Drew Pearce remembers watching the 1980s TV show The Fall Guy as a kid...."

May 9, 2024 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Beat the Clock
Rediscovering the Danger in Theatre Under the Gun
"...I could just put one down to fill up the page and hope that I have time to change..."

Dec. 5, 1997 Arts Feature by Adrienne Martini

Page Two: Roger Ebert Added a Star to His The Whole Shootin' Match Rating
Last Night at the Alamo restoration revives Eagle Pennell's early promise for posterity
"...As you read this, the 30th year of SXSW launches, and there is no..."

March 11, 2016 Column by Louis Black

What Hath Eagle Wrought?
After the smoke cleared, 'The Whole Shootin' Match' helped give rise to the contemporary indie
"...The Whole Shootin' Match..."

March 10, 2006 Screens Feature by Louis Black

SXSW Comedy: The New Negroes with Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle
Music and socially conscious stand-up made for a powerful mix
"...Sunday night, comedian/actor Baron Vaughn and rapper Open Mike Eagle hosted a live showcase to preview their upcoming Comedy..."

March 11, 2019 SXSW Post by Ashley Moreno

The Whole Shootin’ Match
This debut film by Pennell, the trailblazing Texas filmmaker, was recently restored. It remains a delightfully talky, slice-of-life comedy that focuses on two over-the-hill dreamers.
"...Directed by: Eagle Pennell. Starring: Lou Perryman, Sonny Carl Davis and Doris..."

Aug. 26, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Eagle Eye
Too bad it's autumn: With its frenetic car chases; near-erotic fascination with explosions, gadgets, and guns; and disposable storyline, Eagle Eye is the very definition of a summer blockbuster.
"...Azizi. I could be wrong, but it feels like Eagle Eye is arriving in theatres a few months late...."

Sept. 26, 2008 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Meet the Cheesemaker Series Kicks Off at Antonelli's
Intimate setting offers hospitality, flavor, and information
"...Antonelli and his staff welcomed students to class with the gracious enthusiasm and hospitality customers have come to expect..."

Jan. 22, 2013 Food Post by Margaret Shugart

The Hightower Lowdown
The Army cares about residents near its waste incinerator, the post office is watching you, and Americans are overworked.
"...The Army's Chemical Waste Plan There's a new $1 billion..."

Aug. 3, 2001 News Column by Jim Hightower

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