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Thirteen Days
"'s heartening to see a film like Roger Donaldson's Thirteen Days, which covers the 1962 Cuban missile crisis from,..."

Jan. 12, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Rodeo Austin: Thirteen Days Left
Authentic ATX, SXSWers? Eight seconds will hook you
"...irony that on family day at Rodeo Austin – Sundays, when the rodeo portion runs a kid-friendly 3-5pm –..."

March 16, 2015 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Catherine Hardwicke directs her laser-beam gaze into the horrifically malleable soul of young girls caught in bad situations.
"...Kara Unger and Brady Corbet. Catherine Hardwicke’s brilliant, terrifying Thirteen has been meeting a similar reaction to the one..."

Aug. 29, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Exceeding Themselves
Lawrence Wright's Thirteen Days in September tells how Carter, Sadat, and Begin made an impossible peace
"...its bitterest enemies, Israel and Egypt. His new book, Thirteen Days in September, recounts the period in 1978 when..."

Oct. 24, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

You Should Start a Web Site ...
Though they claim to only answer to their man-on-the-streets tastes, both these Web sites demonstrate how diverse the dialogue on arts becomes when just the right voices cut in.
"...the helm of his film review Web site File Thirteen (, the single-named Lodger relies on his unconventional opinions..."

Sept. 29, 2000 Screens Feature by David Garza

Captain America: Civil War
It's a Marvel Universe, and we all just live in it
"...or don’t bother seems to be the mantra these days). But that’s a conversation – maybe a funeral dirge..."

May 6, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Thing
Functioning as a prequel to John Carpenter's The Thing, this film answers questions even though there's little mystery.
"...Antarctica, 1982: Thirteen men, two women, and something from another world duke..."

Oct. 14, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Letters at 3AM: The Missiles of October
Reflections on the Cuban Missile Crisis
"...I still believe – especially after what happened just days before my 17th birthday, in October 1962...."

Oct. 9, 2009 Column by Michael Ventura

Hurts So Good
Our top books of 2014 provided pleasures despite the pain
"...their powerful recommendations, I'll add one more of mine: Thirteen Days in September (Knopf), in which Austinite Lawrence Wright..."

Jan. 2, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Recruit
"...for these government cloak-and-daggers, having previously helmed last year’s Thirteen Days and the excellent 1987 thriller No Way Out...."

Jan. 31, 2003 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Double Dragon
"...remains of Los Angeles in the year 2007. The days are peaceful and ruled by the cops. At night,..."

Nov. 4, 1994 Movie Review by Brian Baker

Picking Up the Pieces
Karr Conviction Closes Another Chapter in O'Hair Case
"...short spending spree. On Oct. 3, 1995, just four days after Madalyn Murray O'Hair, her son, Jon Garth Murray,..."

June 9, 2000 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Babes Fest Thrives
How to art female empowerment
"...inequality in the arts, but proposed solutions during three days of comedy, music, and film...."

Sept. 3, 2018 Music Post by Clara Wang

Alejandro Escovedo – Not Slowing Down
Third annual Moody show on Saturday whips up a hurricane
"...Ten days into 2015, Alejandro Escovedo takes the ACL Live at..."

Jan. 9, 2015 Music Post by Tim Stegall

First Authors Announced for Texas Book Festival
Marquee names run the gamut from Amis to Ziggy
"...Camp David Accords establishing peace between Israel and Egypt. Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp..."

July 25, 2014 Books Post by Robert Faires

Off the Record
SXSW unveils the full band list. What more could you ask for?
"...Antone. The deadline for submission is Feb. 18, two days after the institution's Best of Season show at Stubb's,..."

Feb. 8, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

A young Texas writer who found success in Hollywood, and a new book of photographs by one of Austin's most experienced photographers.
"...seems to be languishing since Burt Kennedy (The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory, Where the Hell's That Gold?!!?), who..."

March 16, 2001 Books Column by Clay Smith

SXSW’s Fifth Artist List
Todd Rundgren, Starcrawler and 110 more
"...lineup drops behind them and headliners embargoed until mere days – or hours – before the conference, South by..."

Jan. 25, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

#ACreads: Last Chance to Vote
Tell us which book you'd like to discuss at our Dec. 8 chat
"...bumper crop of interesting titles such as Lawrence Wright's Thirteen Days in September, about the Camp David accords, and..."

Nov. 11, 2014 Books Post by Robert Faires

Texas Book Festival 2014: The Full Party List
Among the 275 authors: Oates, Ellroy, Mosley, Lear, Dean
"...will be getting some attention, thanks to Lawrence Wright's Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp..."

Sept. 11, 2014 Books Post by Robert Faires

Day Trips
Fannin Battleground site lives in infamy
"...Thirteen days after the fall of the Alamo on March..."

March 28, 2014 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Time Bandits in Uniform?
APD officers question whether union 'leave time' deal violates their contract
"...those "assigned to training with whom you must interact." Thirteen days later, Burpo terminated Shef­field's employment, saying that Sheffield..."

Aug. 12, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Being Robert McNamara
Through 'The Fog of War,' Errol Morris gets inside a mind full of hindsight, regret, and the lessons of Vietnam
" that was made about the Cuban missile crisis, Thirteen Days, and it's interesting. Maybe history is always distorted...."

Feb. 20, 2004 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Something for Everyone... Jack's Back... and It's Hell
"...three children, and a child who had been dead thirteen days.... Where there are beds they are simply heaps..."

Nov. 17, 1995 Books Feature

On the Way to Anywhere
Sarah Hepola talks to the three panelists of one of the Texas Book Festival's most eagerly anticipated panels, "At the Crossroads: Mexican-American Literature."
"...gloriously uncensored, all ideas and contradiction. "In my younger days, I'd say don't call me a 'Chicano writer'; I'm..."

Nov. 15, 2002 Books Feature by Sarah Hepola

Ten years after Gravity, Alejandro Escovedo finds his "Paradise."
"...Breaking," both from Escovedo's solo debut, 1992's Gravity. Like Thirteen Years, its equally heavy follow-up, Gravity is celebrating its..."

June 28, 2002 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Babes Fest
"...of all genders) converged at Babes Fest for three days of art, empowerment, and good times...."

Aug. 1, 2017 Photo Gallery

Fusebox Festival 2017
This year's model of the annual hybrid arts showcase features revolutionaries, robots, and dam dancing, oh my!
"...Five days in which to get your yearly charge of experimental..."

April 7, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Off the Record
SXSW news and carryings on

March 19, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Hello Cleveland!
Anvil frontman Steve “Lips” Kudlow wears his heart on his bondage gear
"...The reality is that it just isn’t there these days. Maybe had we filmed the movie in the 1980s,..."

Jan. 21, 2010 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

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