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American Ultra
This stoner action rom-com stars Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart
"...is our bitch, we’ll have to settle for American Ultra...."

Aug. 21, 2015 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Ultra-Gallic Gastronomy
Barbara Chisholm elucidates the finer points of dining at Chez Nous.
"...with Pernod bottles housing fresh flowers atop, and the ultra-Gallic lace half-curtains at the windows. A mural of the..."

Oct. 8, 1999 Food Feature by Barbara Chisholm

The Ultra-Low-Turnout Primary Election (Almost) Devoid of Drama
Tiny landslides in Travis County and beyond

March 4, 2022 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

The Nomi Song
A documentary ode to the legendary outsider's outsider, Klaus Nomi – a singer, performance artist, and genuine human anomaly.
"...heyday. Informative and touching remembrances from the likes of ultra-hip artists Kenny Scharf, performance gadfly Ann Magnuson, and surviving..."

Feb. 25, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A Better Tomorrow
Woo's crime drama is one of the signature films of the Hong Kong cinema.
"...I say) bloody actioner with equal parts gore and ultra-masculine pathos. “Even as boys, you two played cops and..."

March 5, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Aeon Flux
Its heart is in the right place, but Aeon Flux's head is just a little too high to make much sense.
"...arriving in the form of Theron’s title character, an ultra-chic assassin possessed of an Anna Sui-meets-Richard Kern fashion sense..."

Dec. 9, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Girl Ultra, Nori with strings, Maxo Kream, Mudhoney, Little Mazarn, and more recommended shows
"...Girl Ultra..."

May 13, 2022 Music Column by Christina Garcia

Waves
A bracing dive into a Floridian family set adrift
"...portrait of post-millennial teenage life, with all of its ultra-adrenalized emotions, fraught expectations, and fateful, rash decisions...."

Nov. 22, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Midway
Roland Emmerich goes all guns blazing recreating the pivotal sea battle
"...a middling movie that aches to be both historically ultra-accurate while straining to sidestep but ending up embracing the..."

Nov. 8, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Long Shot
Timely political rom-com finds new common ground for opposites attracting each other
"...their careers took them in different directions. She’s the ultra-composed secretary of state, eyeing a run for president, and..."

May 3, 2019 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Menashe
In an Orthodox Jewish community, a father struggles to retain custody of his son
"...wisely schools the audience in the ways of the ultra-orthodox by allowing the story to accrue multiple little moments..."

Sept. 1, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Star-Lord and co. return in the popular Marvel series
"...a somewhat rambling plot involving the theft of some ultra-powerful Doomacell batteries from a golden-skinned race of interstellar perfectionists..."

May 12, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Nocturnal Animals
A dark meditation on regret and revenge
"...this as a sophomore slump. It’s a narratively audacious, ultra-stylish, and at times queasily violent film that’s likely to..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Trolls
Banal plot mars this toy marketing scheme
"...miserable, Troll-devouring creatures called Bergens and a scheme by ultra-happy Troll Princess Poppy (Kendrick) and her defiantly not-happy, survivalist..."

Nov. 4, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Kubo and the Two Strings
Sublime animated movie is disguised as kids' fare
"...animation studio has distinguished itself as the ne plus ultra of stop-motion animation. And while augmented by a bit..."

Aug. 19, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

The Punk Singer
Kathleen Hanna, the ultra-charismatic co-founder of the third-wave feminist riot grrrl movement and full-on DIY icon is the subject of this documentary.
"...punk-rock documentary on the herstory of Kathleen Hanna, the ultra-charismatic co-founder of the third-wave feminist riot grrrl movement and..."

Dec. 6, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Elysium
In the year 2154, the rabble live on the garbage dump of Earth while the elite live in the perfect Elysium in the sky; Matt Damon is a mad Max who breaks on through.
"...(Foster, equally miscast and sporting a dodgy accent), these ultra-elites have perfected medicine via technology: A simple scan removes..."

Aug. 9, 2013 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fill the Void
In this fascinating Israeli film set within a community of ultra-Orthodox Jews, a young woman grapples with whether to marry her dead sister's husband.
"...a narrative. Fill the Void is set within the ultra-Orthodox world of these fundamentalist Jews, whose lives are governed..."

July 19, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Step Up Revolution
A tired story is enlivened by dance happenings – essentially flash mobs with killer physiques.
"...of urban dancing fools dubbed the Mob. Led by ultra-whitebread Sean (Guzman), the Mob pulls off a nifty trick:..."

July 27, 2012 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Last Circus
Two generations of circus clowns, set against the bloody backdrop of Franco's Spain.
"...2010 – is Iglesia not only cranking his own, ultra-baroque filmmaking tendencies up to 11 but also ripping the..."

Sept. 16, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bellflower
Hellaciously original, this low-budget, post-apocalyptic film looks like no other in recent memory.
"...on the lens and other clear indicators of its ultra-indie origins, Bellflower is not perfect, it's post-perfect … which..."

Aug. 12, 2011 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Pandorum
Two crew members wake up aboard a spaceship with no knowledge of their identities or their mission in this horror/science-fiction amalgam.
"...mediocrity of everything about Pandorum – Travis Milloy's hackneyed, ultra-derivative script, Alvart's plodding pacing and dull direction, even the..."

Oct. 2, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Foot Fist Way
Faux documentary about a strip-mall kung-fu sensei without the sense to come in out of the pain has moments of laugh-out-loud greatness but also much dopiness.
"...of the past decade's serious subgenre overkill. While this ultra-low-budget faux doc about strip-mall kung-fu sensei Fred Simmons (McBride..."

June 6, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Bubble
This gay-tinged Romeo and Juliet story set largely in Tel Aviv shows the complexities of love in a land where the conflicts are as old as Western religion and as new as suicide bombers.
"...Until the film's third act when the plot grows ultra-melodramatic, this gay-tinged Romeo and Juliet story is a charmer..."

Nov. 2, 2007 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ushpizin
This Israeli comedy is a wholly original movie that's set and filmed entirely within the insular realm of Jerusalem’s ultra-orthodox Hasidim.
"...and filmed entirely within the insular realm of Jerusalem’s ultra-orthodox Hasidim. Forget A Price Above Rubies – the real..."

Dec. 23, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Sin City
This ultra-noir adaptation of Frank Miller’s black-and-white cult comic series is a visual feast ripped straight from the original medium’s blood-soaked pages.
"...context of the film, it’s entirely appropriate. Honestly, this ultra-noir adaptation of Frank Miller’s black-and-white cult comic series is..."

April 1, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bewafaa
Bollywood romance glosses over the cultural ramifications of marriage and adultery, but is heavy on the music and melodramatics.
"...require Anjali to marry her late sister’s husband, an ultra-reserved businessman who sees the shade of his dead wife..."

March 4, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bully
"...Aided by its frighteningly superb performances, Bully has an ultra-realistic feel. Conversations and events occur as the result of..."

July 27, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Kadosh
"...section of Jerusalem, the story takes place among the ultra-Orthodox Jews quartered in this tight-knit community. The focus is..."

May 26, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Gossip
"...of the movies he's directed. In a sense, this ultra-stylized look is perfect for the film's self-absorbed college-student subjects...."

April 28, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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