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The Source
"...know it, you're probably already familiar with some of the work of director Chuck Workman. He's the one who's..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Consider 'The Source': Crisis Pregnancy Center Transforms Into Women's Health Program Provider
If Planned Parenthood's out, are CPCs in?
"...As the state rolls out its revised Texas Women's Health Program,..."

Sept. 21, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Consider 'The Source'
Houston crisis pregnancy center, with Perry's help, hopes to become new provider in Texas Women's Health Program
"...As the state rolls out its revised Texas Women's Health Program,..."

Sept. 28, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

sxswf: Trailer Park Finds the Source
'LBF,' 'Taken by Storm,' and 'Source Code' screening tonight
"...So you've read about the films screening at SXSW, and now you have to..."

March 11, 2011 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Straight From the Source
Texas Medical Association challenges HB 46
"...enthusiasts certainly aren’t shy when it comes to expounding the benefits of farm-fresh milk. From providing protection against asthma..."

April 10, 2013 Food Post by Anna Toon

Consider the Source: Boring Into BOR
A little less orange, a little more transparent
"...Readers will make their own judgments, of course, about the Brigid Shea/WTP4 issue,..."

April 6, 2012 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

From the Source
"...Asked which Hollywood screwball comedies influenced or inspired The Marriage of Miss Hollywood and King Neptune or that..."

Nov. 4, 2005 Arts Feature

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
The fourth Potter emphasizes the emotional over the gothic
"...Don’t fear the trembling of the skeptics: Newell has not ruined the..."

Nov. 18, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

The Door in the Floor
Jeff Bridges shines in this new adapatation of a John Irving work.
"...Mimi Rogers, Bijou Phillips and Louis Arcella. In adapting the first third of John Irving’s A Widow for One..."

July 23, 2004 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Hunger Games
Katniss Everdeen wins the Hunger Wars and our hearts.
"...Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Donald Sutherland, Lenny Kravitz, Woody Harrelson, Stanley Tucci, Wes Bentley, Toby..."

March 23, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Young Messiah
Anne Rice's novel about the childhood of Jesus Christ is now a movie
"...Not reviewed at press time. Anne Rice's novel, Christ the Lord: Out of Egypt is the source material for..."

March 11, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Empire of the Air
"...Directed by: Ken Burns. The director of the acclaimed PBS series The Civil War..."

Oct. 18, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Snowman
Jo Nesbø's crime series hits the big screen
"...“Hole, Harry Hole” just doesn’t elicit quite the same frisson as “Bond, James Bond,” but then this..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Ultimate Life
This inspirational film based is both a sequel and prequel to The Ultimate Gift, and is based on Jim Stovall's novel.
"...Elizabeth Ann Bennett, Bechir Sylvain, Myke Holmes and Lee Meriwether...."

Sept. 6, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Help
Based on a bestseller, this Southern civil-rights era story about white women and their black maids is saved by the film's deeply moving cast.
"...A major complaint brought against Kathryn Stockett's 2009 bestseller The Help was that a white woman didn't have any..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Devil's Double
Saddam Hussein's decadent and monstrous eldest son Uday forced Latif Yahia to serve as his body double, and this movie recounts his experience.
"...Raad Rawi, Mem Ferda, Philip Quast and Nasser Memarzia. The devil in this story is Uday Hussein, the notoriously..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Golden Compass
The special effects are mostly spectacular in this story of a 12-year-old orphan whose fate is connected to a holy, multiverse war yet to come.
"...Christopher Lee and Simon McBurney. Ain’t that just like the Christians to get their knickers in a knot over..."

Dec. 7, 2007 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Dukes of Hazzard
A remake that's about as deep as Jessica Simpson's cleavage.
"...Carter. Folks, welcome back to Hazzard County, Ga. Round these parts life moves slower than a key grip with..."

Aug. 5, 2005 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Burton and Depp's screen version of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book is truer to the source material and generally splendid, artful, and often sinister, yet it doesn't completely displace the earlier screen version.
"...Bucket (Highmore) wins one of five golden tickets and thereby an invitation to visit the chocolate factory of reclusive..."

July 15, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

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

Man of the Century
"...time. As his name implies, he's an artifact from another decade -- one that roared and had flappers and..."

Dec. 3, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Paul Bowles: The Complete Outsider
"...Directed by: Catherine Warnow and Regina Weinreich. Starring: Nick Rafter, Shirley Knight..."

March 31, 1995 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Anthropocene: The Human Epoch
Humanity's scarring of Earth mapped out in graphic, terrifying detail
"...This sobering Canadian eco-documentary hypothesizes that the world has entered a new era in..."

Oct. 4, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Goldfinch
Donna Tartt's metaphorical novel gets an award-season adaptation
"...adaptations of novels can be quite complicated. Teasing out the essence and often nuanced themes of a story cinematically..."

Sept. 20, 2019 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

The Signal
The Signal is an audacious horror film that nonetheless veers on occasion into surreal black comedy.
"...Christian and Scott Poythress. An outright horror film that nonetheless veers on occasion into surreal black comedy, The Signal..."

Feb. 22, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
"...Jane Krakowski, Kristen Johnston, Stephen Baldwin and Mark Addy. There are worse ways to spend 90 minutes of your..."

May 5, 2000 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Hi-Lo Country
"...Hauser, James Gammon, Enrique Castillo and John Diehl. As The Hi-Lo Country would have it, Big Boy Matson (Harrelson)..."

Jan. 22, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Indian in the Cupboard
The excellent animation and sly wit make this an above-average kids' fantasy .
"...Crouse, Richard Jenkins, Rishi Bhat and David Keith. From the multi-award-winning children's book by Lynne Reid Banks comes this..."

July 21, 1995 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
"...popular Seventies novel may ultimately prove is that when the prevailing wisdom regards a particular book as “unfilmable,” adapters..."

May 20, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The History and Historiography of MLK/FBI
Sam Pollard on the changing challenges of recording Black history
"...For 30 years, from PBS's Eyes on the Prize through last year's Mr. Soul!, Sam Pollard has..."

Jan. 20, 2021 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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