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Bubba Ho-Tep
Elvis Presley and JFK (played brilliantly by Campbell and Davis) fight a soul-sucking mummy in this twisted sci-fi horror film loaded with generous chunks of cheese.
"...from Coscarelli’s Phantasm? Well, forget about that thing because Bubba Ho-Tep is not scary. It is not gory. It..."

Oct. 24, 2003 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Bubba and Babe's Backwoods Texas Wedding
Dinner-theatre nuptials, Texas-style
"...Or maybe not. Bubba and Babe's Backwoods Texas Wedding, the new venture by..."

Nov. 23, 2007 Arts Feature by Elizabeth Cobbe

Bubba Likes It
Barton Springs and Riverside: A Separate Place
"...claque. "I certainly think of it as Downtown, but Bubba thinks everything that washes up this side of the..."

Dec. 6, 1996 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Danny Roy Young: The Thinking Man's Bubba
Paying tribute to the Mayor of South Austin, Danny Roy Young
"...a land of rednecks, DRY was a thinking man's bubba...."

Aug. 21, 2008 Music Post by Margaret Moser

Bubba & Babe's Backwoods Texas Wedding
"...flavor designed to match Patsy's savory Texas-roadhouse comfort food. Bubba and Babe have to get married in a hurry,..."

Nov. 9, 2007 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Elvis Lives
An interview with Bruce Campbell of Bubba Ho-Tep
"...Before teaming with Don Coscarelli to make Bubba Ho-Tep, horror icon Bruce Campbell starred in all three..."

Oct. 24, 2003 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Heaven's Prisoners
"...DEA, the local mob, and Dave's old criminal pal Bubba Rocque (Roberts) all converge on his previously idyllic life,..."

May 24, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Adjuster
"...their work home with at night. When the mysterious Bubba and his nymphomaniac girlfriend/wife (we're never really told what..."

Aug. 7, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Bob Stoops Is on Line One. Mack Brown Is on Hold.
UT Football Watch
"...Joe! How they hanging, my scribbling bubba? Coach Bob Stoops here, if you want to be..."

Oct. 1, 2010 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

Nacogdoches Gothic
Joe R. Lansdale talks Bubba horror at Feral Cinema (Video)
"...you weren't at Wednesday's special Feral Cinema screening of Bubba Ho-Tep, complete with an appearance by Joe R. Lansdale,..."

June 19, 2010 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

My Voice Mail Message From Bob Stoops
"...up, man. It's Bob, the coach, calling for you, bubba. I got some news for your little sports blog,..."

Nov. 27, 2006 Sports Post by Joe O'Connell

South Austin Secede!
Our second installment in a series about South Austin explores the roots of "Bubba" and the rivalry between North Austin and south of the river.
"...front yards, drank Pearl beer, and called each other "Bubba." South Austin residents, in turn, reveled in the stereotype..."

April 13, 2001 Features Feature by Rob D'Amico

After a Fashion
See where Austin ranks in a national list of most creative cities and then wonder why Dallas also made the list once you find out that the cheesy reality TV show Cheaters is based there …
"...who suspects that her cracker boyfriend (we'll call him "Bubba") is cheating on her. She allowed Cheaters to place..."

June 14, 2002 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Lansdale Unraveled
How a cult director translated a cult author to craft a surefire cult favor
"...soul-rape that made it to the big screen first: Bubba Ho-Tep...."

Oct. 24, 2003 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Concision and Subtlety
Bedhead
"...Trini Martinez, Kris Wheat, Matt Kadane, Bubba Kadane, and Tench Coxe Trying to accurately describe the..."

April 10, 1998 Music Feature by Greg Beets

New Year's Video Reviews
The Chronicle picks some great video titles for New Year's Eve.
"...(1984); with Steve Guttenberg, G.W.Bailey, George Gaynes, Kim Cattrall, Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow, David Graf, Bruce Mahler...."

Dec. 31, 1999 Features Feature

Sometimes Rumble, Sometimes Tumble
Joe Lansdale may be Texas' bloody answer to Mark Twain
"...Back"? Too dark for the marketplace, Lansdale originally thought. "Bubba Ho-Tep" and its mix of an aged Elvis Presley,..."

June 26, 2009 Books Feature by Joe O'Connell

Film News
Joe R. Lansdale talks about the Bubba Ho-Tep sequel, King of the Hill gets canceled … again, Owen Egerton and pals sell a script, and more
"...is indeed in contention to replace Bruce Campbell in Bubba Nosferatu and the Curse of the She-Vampires, Don Coscarelli's..."

Nov. 7, 2008 Screens Column by Joe O'Connell

Friday SXSW Sleepers
"...My Bubba8pm, St. David's Bethell Hall Pronounced "Me Bubba," the duo..."

March 18, 2016 Music Feature

DVDanger: Appetites
Romantic comedy, serial killer style
"...narrative. For the sequences with Daisy and her brother Bubba (Scott Barrows), he said, "I wanted to craft this..."

Aug. 11, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Snakes on a Plate
Reconsidering the reptile
"...such delicacies as the yak cheeseburger, we thought Wild Bubba's Wild Game Grill in Elroy would be game. Owner..."

July 10, 2015 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Getting to Zero
Will Austin's green seif-image be realized with its "zero waste" goals?
"...diverted before, we'll have over 100 years left." James "Bubba" Smith, Waste Manage­ment's senior district manager for Central Texas..."

Nov. 14, 2014 News Feature by Robyn Ross

Burger Town
How do our hometown patties match up against the influx of trendy national chains?
"...and lamb to kangaroo (seriously – check out Wild Bubba's Wild Game Grill in Elroy). And we haven't even..."

March 7, 2014 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

Spoiler Alert
With 'John Dies at the End,' Don Coscarelli is still doing exactly as he damn well pleases
"...mortician in Phantasm, or Elvis versus a mummy in Bubba Ho-Tep, wait for John Dies at the End. When..."

Feb. 22, 2013 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

'John Dies at the End'
'John Dies at the End'
"...Don Coscarelli's 2002 film, Bubba Ho-Tep, marked a major shift for the creator of..."

March 16, 2012 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

Sanctified and Chicken-Fried: The Portable Lansdale
Lansdale is Lansdale, his ownself, sanctified in the blood of the walking Western dead and righteously readable
"...your idea of a good beach read involves post-apocalyptic, bubba-centric, East Texan, multiple-Bram Stoker Award-winning short fiction, then this..."

June 26, 2009 Books Review by Marc Savlov

Day Trips
Babe's Chicken Dinner House in Roanoke
"...Already the owners of the successful Bubba's Cafe near SMU in Dallas (Bubba is his nickname..."

July 20, 2001 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

To Know Joe Lansdale Is to Love Joe Lansdale
All Hail the Popcorn King trails the writer of the purple rage
"...imagination knows no bounds. Whether it's on the screen (Bubba Ho-Tep; Sundance TV's adaptation of Lansdale's long-running Hap and..."

Aug. 16, 2019 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Assassination Nation
Dark satire lets social media tear us apart
"...has the fat cop talk like a deep-fried Southern bubba, and especially in a girl power resolution that is..."

Sept. 21, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Page Two: True Stories: Then and Now
Connecting the dots between the SIMS Foundation and a day on the set of David Byrne's sleeper hit film
"...some of the best players in the state, including Bubba Hernandez, Ponty Bone, Esteban Jordan, and the Accordion Kings...."

Nov. 18, 2016 Column by Louis Black

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