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The Color of Fire
The Austin Fire Department is making another attempt at staff diversity – will it do any better this time?
"...were actually related to legitimate matters in the Austin Fire Department. Over the testy objections (public and private) of..."

May 13, 2011 News Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Reign of Fire
"...filling the skies above the earth with millions of fire-breathing, ash-eating, intelligent reptiles. Twenty years later, humanity is reduced..."

July 12, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

"...Ranjit Chowdhry, Kulbushan Kharbanda, Jaaved Jaaferi and Kushal Rekhi. Fire is a hothouse family melodrama with radical social underpinnings...."

Nov. 7, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Where's the Fire?
Live Music Venues vs. the Fire Marshal
"...way to cause a panic in Austin than yelling "Fire!" in a crowded theatre: Try yelling "Fire Marshal!" in..."

May 30, 1997 Music Feature by Ken Lieck

Touched With Fire
Two manic-depressive poets meet in group therapy and fall in love
"...disorder these passions become infinitely more complicated. Touched With Fire tells the story of two young bipolar poets, Carla..."

Feb. 19, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Man on Fire
Denzel Washington heads up a pulsating kidnapping thriller.
"...After Man on Fire takes its time during the first hour to let..."

April 23, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Planes: Fire & Rescue
In this Disney follow-up, Dusty, the animated cropduster, still flies around like crazy, while learning to work in a group and be less of a showboat.
"...rather than going back to crop-dusting, Dusty joins a fire-and-rescue team. Learning to be part of a team and..."

July 18, 2014 Movie Review by Louis Black

PBS Doc Man on Fire Recounts a Modern Martyrdom
UT filmmakers find the story behind a Texas minister who set himself on fire
" gasoline, striking a match, and setting himself on fire. Moore's suicide made national headlines and put the small..."

Dec. 14, 2018 Screens Feature by Britt Hayes

Raw Paw’s Chris Dock Talks About the Fire that Destroyed Their HQ
Local arts collective devastated by flames as the year begins
"...story here a few years ago – and the Fire Marshal (Deputy Tate Markey, in the lead) is currently..."

Jan. 8, 2018 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Chef Francis Mallmann Brings Fire to Austin
Live-fire cooking advocate is appearing here again
"...Internationally renowned Argentine chef and live-fire cooking guru Francis Mallmann brings his outdoor cooking fire..."

Sept. 24, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Around the Fire
"...barely out of high school. That's how Around the Fire opens, and it takes the rest of the movie..."

March 24, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Courage Under Fire
"...Regina Taylor, Scott Glenn and Seth Gilliam. Courage Under Fire, director Edward Zwick's (Legends of the Fall, Glory) latest..."

July 12, 1996 Movie Review by Alison Macor

In the Line of Fire
"...catch-phrase) is box-office failure for In the Line of Fire. Eastwood's latest, in which he stars but does not..."

July 9, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Free Fire
A delirious shoot'em-up comedy
"...leave you laughing up blood. It also sports more gunfire than John Woo’s The Killer and Hard Boiled combined...."

April 21, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Smiling Fish and Goat On Fire
"...other's tribulations in love? Smiling Fish and Goat on Fire sends out strong reminders of that earlier film, with..."

Nov. 10, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Rapid Fire
"...have to sweep up, I guess it's okay. Rapid Fire is full of mindless, cynical action, elaborately choreographed fight..."

Aug. 28, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Blue Starlite Round Rock Drive-In Destroyed in Fire
Owners launch GoFundMe campaign to help with repairs
"...the Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In was destroyed by fire last night, and the owners say the fire department..."

June 25, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

How to Help the San Marcos Fire Victims
From donating to attending concerts, here's what you can do
"...Last Friday, a fire broke out at the Iconic Village Apartments, which has..."

July 25, 2018 Emergency Post by Eilish O'Sullivan

Bastrop Fire Volunteer Opportunities
Learn how to aid victims of last week's blaze
"...The brush fire that began in Bastrop County last week first appeared..."

Oct. 20, 2015 News Post by Nina Hernandez

Digging for Fire
Joe Swanberg's latest adds some flourish to his usual marital themes
"...carriers. A flip got switched, it seems: Digging for Fire crams the frame with so many terrific actors, there’s..."

Aug. 28, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Point Austin: Putting Out the Fire
Council-brokered agreement at AFD could be a city breakthrough
"...that had eluded its predecessors: It brought together Austin Fire Department Chief Rhoda Mae Kerr and Austin Fire Association..."

Feb. 13, 2015 News Column by Michael King

Arcade Fire – Deep in the Heart of Texas
Bobble heads, confetti canons, and the official afterparty
"...As polarizing as Arcade Fire’s fifth album, last year’s Reflektor, remains, the Canadian outfit’s..."

April 11, 2014 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Catch a Fire
Phillip Noyce explores the havoc and repercussions caused by white interlopers toward indigenous peoples in this straightforward account of real-life black South African activist Patrick Chamusso and the white Boer police agent, who hunts him.
"...have been honed to a razor's edge. Catch a Fire benefits from some stellar performances, particularly those of its..."

Oct. 27, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Fire in the Sky
"...-- is a close encounter of the banal kind. Fire in the Sky relates the experience of Travis Walton,..."

March 19, 1993 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Passion inflamed in this study of women repressed and resurgent
"...In Portrait of a Lady on Fire, French filmmaker Céline Sciamma gives the Gothic romance a..."

Feb. 21, 2020 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Arcade Fire Plays to the Hardcores
Polarizing new album can’t stem Canadians’ catharsis
"...Judgment on Arcade Fire’s fifth LP, July’s Everything Now, proved swift and generally..."

Sept. 28, 2017 Music Post by Samantha Lopez

Fire at the Sheraton Downtown (Updated)
Austin Fire Department is on the scene
"...Reports from Downtown are saying the Austin Fire Department is on the scene of a two-alarm fire..."

March 10, 2013 SXSW Post by Monica Riese

Fire Fest 2012!
Your town. Your bands. Your festival.
"...Where else will you find a sprinkler dance party, fire spinners, firework discharge zones and some of the finest..."

June 28, 2012 Events Post by Courtney Byrd

The Girl Who Played With Fire
The world's favorite bisexual, black-leathered, dragon-tatted, hog-riding hacker is back in action.
"...Georgi Staykov, Yasmine Garbi and Mikael Spreitz. "Played with fire" may be misleading, playfulness not being one of the..."

July 16, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Things We Lost in the Fire
This film starring Halle Berry and Benicio Del Toro is an impeccably constructed and perfectly paced drama of domestic and internal volatility.
"...all. Yet somehow, with Things We Lost in the Fire, he’s managed to top even himself; this most recent..."

Oct. 19, 2007 Movie Review by Josh Rosenblatt

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