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Exhaustion? Really?
"...cancellations for this years Austin City Limits Music Festival. "Exhaustion"? Are you fucking kidding? I have played music for..."

Sept. 12, 2007 Postmarks

The Marrying Man
"...Marrying Man is really an anti-romantic comedy. It's the exhaustion from enduring the superficially plotted tribulations of getting hitched..."

April 12, 1991 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Happy Death Day
Living your death over and over again
"...a millennial, less-than-thrilled-to-be-here stare, with just a touch of exhaustion to indicate the perpetual Monday morning hangover that she’s..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Movie Review by Danielle White

Adapted from Alan Moore’s groundbreaking DC/Vertigo comic title, Constantine is sure to divide the series’ most rabid fans, but those who can set aside their preconceptions will discover one of the more artfully designed comic-based films in some time.
"...pulls it off, capturing, however improbably, the sheer, soulless exhaustion of a man who has nothing left to lose..."

Feb. 18, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

"...he's a kid on the edge of complete nervous exhaustion, racing day in and day out for massive stakes,..."

April 27, 2001 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Great Dance: A Hunter's Story
"...which either man or animal finally collapses from sheer exhaustion...."

Jan. 17, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Incredibles 2
Pixar's superhero family returns with familiar but still welcome action
" its side while avoiding most of the aforementioned exhaustion...."

June 15, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

War Dogs
Jonah Hill and Miles Teller star in this true tale about gun smuggling
"...Lawson – overuse Teller’s voiceover to the point of exhaustion. The soundtrack, too, is a regular bludgeoning, a setup-and-punchline..."

Aug. 19, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Best Disaster Practices
Guest blogger/fire survivor shares firsthand how to really help
"...8. Exhaustion That's what these survivors are going to feel, physically..."

May 29, 2015 Emergency Post by Kelly Conrad Simon

Casino Jack
Kevin Spacey stars in this entertaining romp about the career of disgraced Washington lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
"...that eventually I just gave in – from sheer exhaustion, really – and mostly enjoyed the late George Hickenlooper's..."

Jan. 7, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

City Island
This manic family comedy starring Andy Garcia and Julianna Margulies has a basic goodness of heart that is counteracted by clunky mechanics.
"...a dog circling its tail to the point of exhaustion. (The inclusion of excerpts of Bizet’s Carmen only makes..."

April 16, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Jimmy Carter: Man From Plains
Filmmaker Jonathan Demme accompanies Jimmy Carter during the former president's controversial book tour for Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid, and in the process offers a re-evalution of this world leader.
"...a Rolls-Royce; there he is kneading his forehead with exhaustion. In the film’s most strangely affecting moment, we watch..."

March 14, 2008 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Adjusting to the Mise-en-Scène
Nine nonfilmmakers – artists out of place – make one in 48 hours
"...fear and well-watered aesthetic prejudices (not to mention lingering exhaustion) and bent their skills to the collaborative task of..."

July 13, 2007 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

The career of Robert Hanssen, the brilliant real-life FBI spy whose exploits as a double agent caused a great many deaths, should be the mole story to end all mole stories, but it is not.
"...than everyone else in the room. His is the exhaustion of contempt. A trait that serves him perfectly in..."

Feb. 16, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Seraphim Falls
A morality play without the morality, Seraphim Falls demands its protagonists (Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Anjelica Huston) resign themselves to their loneliness and brutality.
"...and avail themselves of the redemptive power of sheer exhaustion...."

Jan. 26, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Keeping Up With the Steins
This story about one-upmanship while staging a bar mitzvah in L.A., should, by all rights, be very funny, but, sadly, it is not.
"...those freaky, cheek-grabbing relatives and the overall sense of exhaustion undercut with pride and every kid's youthful sense of..."

June 9, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Time Machine
"...Gore Verbinski (The Mexican) after being diagnosed with “extreme exhaustion.” What's more, the “exhausted” director (who here makes his..."

March 8, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Safety Net
Chillin' with a trio of Austin's hippest emergency-services personnel
" ice chest is a cryotherapy kit for heat exhaustion cases, also fairly common at crowded shows (though more..."

Nov. 2, 2001 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Set Me Free
"...typing her husband's manuscripts at night. She is beyond exhaustion, and hasn't the wherewithal to provide Hanna with the..."

May 5, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Scavenging for Home
The NATObombing of Belgrade provoked playwright Lisa D'Amour to examine the intention behind her art and reasons for being an artist.
"...of readiness. If you let yourself sink into your exhaustion, you are defeating yourself. It takes more energy to..."

Jan. 28, 2000 Arts Feature by Lisa D'Amour

" troupe members, who endure the constant criticism, the exhaustion, and the self-doubt for the roar of the crowd..."

April 16, 1999 Movie Review by Sarah Hepola

Chinese Box
"...pathetic dog who amuses his master by running to exhaustion on a treadmill. Unfortunately, even for a fan of..."

May 15, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Rats Saving a Sinking Ship
America's Alternative Theatres Unite
"...verge of collapse. If they don't drop from financial exhaustion (artists emptying their own pockets to fund the company's..."

Oct. 13, 1995 Arts Feature

Residential Art Gallery Collection Rert Is Creative Austin as It Used to Be
Amanda Jones and Chad Hopper let the Rert ones in
"...did an aerobics routine that ended up leading to exhaustion and smoking a cigarette and, like, cramming a bunch..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

What now?
"...Elections are over and, honestly, I'm vacillating between exhaustion (see the News team's coverage) and a feeling of..."

Nov. 9, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Macbeth's Myriad of Misfortunes
The Scottish Play – still cursed after all these years
"...Henry Ainley, had to leave the show from nervous exhaustion. But his burly replacement, Hubert Carter, had so little..."

Nov. 2, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Number One Chinese Restaurant
"...things upbeat for the customers, to the sheer physical exhaustion of coming home at the end of a long..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Food Feature by Emily Beyda

Jason Phelps & Co.'s Landfallen – the lost and found
This new work of dance-theatre takes us on journeys through wild wastes and personal histories, but leaves us in a place of hope
" once conveying the idea of minimal progress and exhaustion. Phelps and Segal then stop moving altogether, lying on..."

Sept. 7, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Heartland Theatre Collective’s Little Bird
The vulnerability of small things is at the heart of Nicole Oglesby’s drama of girls and ghosts in East Texas bayou country
" in life, the frustration with time passing, the exhaustion of watching the world from an unbreachable remove, the..."

June 15, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

DVDanger: I Kill Giants
Grief is a monster in this fantastic fable, plus two new undead flicks
"...(Imogen Poots in a perfect miniature portrait of emotional exhaustion) or the school counselor Mrs. Mollé (Zoe Saldana, the..."

May 26, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

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