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Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
"...Noah Taylor, Djimon Hounsou and Simon Yam. "Superior to the original" is generally considered a compliment in the world..."

July 25, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Good Thief
"...Michael Polish. A loose retelling of Jean-Pierre Melville’s 1955 exercise in film-noir aesthetics, Bob le Flambeur, The Good Thief..."

April 18, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Safety of Objects
"...Mulroney, Moira Kelly, Kristen Stewart, Jessica Campbell, Joshua Jackson, Alex House, Mary Kay Place, Timothy Olyphant and Robert Klein...."

March 14, 2003 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Guru
"...Directed by: Daisy von Scherler Mayer. Starring: Heather Graham, Marisa Tomei, Jimi Mistry, Michael McKean, Dash Mihok,..."

Feb. 14, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Ring
An urban myth about a videotape that causes the death of anyone who watches it is given a good workout in this American remake of the Japanese horror sensation.
"...Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, Brian Cox and David Dorfman. The less said about The Ring, the better for you,..."

Oct. 18, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy
"...Directed by: Scott J. Gill. “Who are these people?” is probably the second most-asked question when it..."

Jan. 25, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Spit Out the Seeds
Lucinda Williams bares all
"...She likes the Moody Blues and champions Sade. Some of her fans..."

Aug. 10, 2001 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Princess and the Warrior
"...closer in spirit to 1997's claustrophobic Winter Sleepers than the hyperactive (and more popular) Run Lola Run (1999). The..."

July 20, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Wedding Planner
"...Directed by: Adam Shankman. Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Lopez, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Justin Chambers, Judy Greer,..."

Jan. 26, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Geranium Cabbages
Accompanying piece to the Uranium Savages, in which author Margaret Moser founds her own parody band, the Geranium Cabbages.
"...Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, right? I should know. I..."

Dec. 10, 1999 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Hungry Bachelors Club
"...Paul Provenza, David Shackelford, Suzanne Mara, Peter Murnik and Katherine Kendall. Commercially speaking, this ingratiating low-budget romantic comedy seems..."

Nov. 12, 1999 Movie Review by Russell Smith

The Boys
"...and David Wentham. Absolutely uncompromising in its depiction of the tedium of garden-variety evil, this feature debut is as..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The General's Daughter
"...time every year, Hollywood invites us to watch as the military's dress-white cloak of honor and rectitude is ripped..."

June 26, 1999 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Day at the Beach
"...Nick Veronis. Starring: Nick Veronis, Patrick Fitzgerald, Neal Jones, Catherine Kellner, Jane Adams, Joe Ragno and Martin Shakar. There's..."

June 26, 1998 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Matchmaker
"...Linehan, Paul Hickey, Maria Doyle Kennedy and Saffron Burrows. The wait for Janeane Garofalo to receive top billing in..."

Oct. 3, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Kicked in the Head
"...Directed by: Matthew Harrison. Starring: Kevin Corrigan, Linda Fiorentino, Michael Rapaport, James..."

Sept. 26, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Spitfire Grill
"...decency are shown to be very real possibilities in The Spitfire Grill, a movie whose superlative performances outweigh its..."

Sept. 6, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Coming in From the Cold
Who the Hell is Craig Ross?
"...To hear Craig Ross tell it, the appropriate response to the release of his debut album..."

June 28, 1996 Music Feature by Jason Cohen

The Flower of My Secret
This florid film comes across like Almodóvar riffing on Fassbinder's The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant and Douglas Sirk's (Imitation of Life). The story about a writer who is dissatisfied with her life marks the return of Almodovar's dark, delicious humor.
"...Almodóvar movies as Kika and High Heels and found them terribly wanting, and have been missing the fun and..."

April 26, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Brothers McMullen
"...Finally: A movie that lives up to its hype. The Brothers McMullen has been whispered about as a film..."

Aug. 25, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

The Wild Bunch
"...O'Brien, Warren Oates, Jaime Sanchez, Ben Johnson, Emilio Fernandez, Strother Martin and L.Q. Jones. “Let's Go.” “Why Not? Then,..."

March 31, 1995 Movie Review by Louis Black

The Quick and the Dead
"...Leonardo DiCaprio, Lance Henricksen, Woody Strode and Pat Hingle. There is, regrettably, precious little that is quick about Sam..."

Feb. 10, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Above the Rim
"...Mac, Tonya Pinkins, David Bailey and Marlon Wayans. 'Tis the season for b-ball films. With the recent Blue Chips,..."

April 1, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Cutting Edge
A champion ice-skating beauty has trouble finding a male partner who can keep pace with her.
"...Roy Dotrice, Terry O'Quinn and Dwier Brown. Just like the Wicked Witch of the West in the Wizard of..."

April 10, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Kidnapped: The Abduction of Edgardo Mortara
Based on a true case, a 6-year-old is ripped from his Jewish parents by the Catholic church
"...cries, and a nation falls. In historical drama Kidnapped, the child is Edgardo Mortara, six years old and the..."

June 14, 2024 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Sentimental Family Band Isn’t Hung Up on the High Times
The softie ex-art-rockers arrive at Austin’s honky-tonk revival
"...This is what Sagebrush was made for. The South Congress honky-tonk is full to the brim. Dancers..."

April 12, 2024 Music Feature by Rachel Rascoe

South by Southwest Falls for Ryan Gosling With The Fall Guy World Premiere
3 Body Problem, more announced for 2024 festival
"...South by Southwest audiences have seen the artier side of Ryan Gosling with films like the..."

Jan. 10, 2024 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

The Son
The Father director crashes with this mental health drama
"...French writer/director Florian Zeller’s 2020 film The Father was an audacious, remarkable representation of life from..."

Jan. 20, 2023 Movie Review by Trace Sauveur

The Black Phone
Ethan Hawke is a villain for the ages in this brilliant horror
"...true villain, a monster who relishes delivering pain? Is there some inherent likability, something about his eyes or his..."

June 24, 2022 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Who Will Guide Project Connect Into the Station?
As leaders leave the station we look at who will drive the public transit redesign
"...Randy Clarke is not irreplaceable, although there was a bit of that vibe on May 23..."

June 3, 2022 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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