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Beauty and the Beast
Yet another take on the classic fairy tale
"...smothers the movie’s beating heart, rendering it a faint murmur veiled by a diaphanous sheen. The tableaux inspired by..."

Oct. 7, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Widow of Saint-Pierre
"...months. And the inevitable, heartbreaking conclusion? More like a murmur than a break, it resonates so faintly with us...."

April 6, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Hear No Evil
"...masked assailant, but all she can hear is the murmur of her own heartbeat. Although this may sound like..."

April 2, 1993 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company
In making her new dance, Kathy Dunn Hamrick kept turning things upside down
"...that when she began to create her newest piece, "murmur," for Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company's SummerDance concert, she..."

June 17, 2011 Arts Feature by Dawn Davis Loring

"...R.E.M.Murmur Deluxe Edition (A&M/Universal)..."

Dec. 19, 2008 Music Review by Dan Oko

Isle of Dogs
Wes Anderson's stop motion wonder is a tail-wagger
"...Japanese, but all delivered in his signature drawing room murmur – never seem like gimmicks. Instead, they allow him..."

March 23, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The Town
Ben Affleck directs, co-writes, and stars in this gripping action-drama about bank robbers.
"...that he catches your breath. Voice barely above a murmur, he’ll slide into a slightly goofy smile, and it’s..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Hell House
"...Ratliff to cock his head to the audience and murmur, “Can you believe these guys?” But, to his credit,..."

May 10, 2002 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Final Flowering
With Cold Sassy Tree, distinguished composer Carlisle Floyd crafts an opera to crown his lengthy career.
"...with imperial force. A pause filled with a brooding murmur from the orchestra, then another declaration, with the same..."

Jan. 12, 2001 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Coach's Corner
"...fueled by liquor and beer, it edged to a murmur. Slowly, as game time drew closer and sleepy, disoriented..."

Sept. 27, 1996 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Love Affair
"...and gunfire. At any rate, the Great Kate does murmur the f-word, and that's worth at least the price..."

Oct. 21, 1994 Movie Review by Alison Macor

This Is America: Part Two
More from the Notes From the Field cast on living black
"...brown people, there are no major discoveries in this. [Murmur of agreement from all] We live this. And we..."

Feb. 28, 2019 Arts Post by Robert Faires

One family man's fight to survive divine assaults and a community turned against him becomes a rollicking, rambling epic, superbly rendered
"...Jerry Kramsky (they previously collaborated on the graphic story Murmur), this rambling, rollicking epic extends long into flights of..."

Dec. 7, 2018 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Past, Present, and Future of Waller and Shoal Creeks
Finally doing right by Austin's waterways
" at Creek Show.) Yet members of the crowd murmur approvingly at how "they haven't developed this."..."

Nov. 30, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

40 Songs to Make You Feel Better (or Worse) About Drinking
A sampling of drinking songs local, south of the border, and global
" his mother's hometown of Dublin, rode his plaintive murmur on it behind the first iteration of his UK..."

July 13, 2018 Music Feature by The Music Staff

Dear Glutton: Where to Escape Christmas
Hide out for the holidays
"...hip creative types tapping away industriously at their laptops, murmuring quietly to one another about who can get who..."

Dec. 16, 2016 Food Column by Emily Beyda

Warpaint’s New Song
Still caught in the undertow of four L.A. women
"...“Undertow” floated on Kokal and Wayman’s dual lead vocal murmur, the former eschewing her guitar to take up the..."

Nov. 18, 2016 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Moving Panoramas flicker to life in the aftermath of a home invasion
" to the ER. I have a mild heart murmur...."

Sept. 25, 2015 Music Feature by Leslie Sisson

Juliet Ristorante
Does Austin need another Italian restaurant?
" fiery arrabiata. Ceci fritti ($4), with barely a murmur of lemon zest, should replace popcorn at every bar...."

Sept. 4, 2015 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

Festival of Brites at Zilker Brewing
Craft beer culture thrives in East Austin
"...hipster-Sixth, the flit of bikes, and the dive bar murmur, Zilker enjoys a very rare attribute for Austin breweries:..."

June 5, 2015 Food Feature by Eric Puga

School Finance Reform Dead
House Bill 1759 disappears, taking $800 million with it
"...It was a murmur of a debate. House Public Education Committee Chair Jimmie..."

May 14, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Taking a Hard Look at the America's Next Cat Star Contestants
Which kitty superstar will reign supreme?
"...see in videos on her YouTube channel. Her heart murmur and hyperesthesia aren't keeping her down! She has a..."

May 1, 2015 Screens Post by Katherine McNevins

Gina Chavez Video Release Fills the Stateside
Newly minted Musician of the Year has come a long way in a year
"...LP, recorded in Rhode Island. Building from a feathery murmur into a flurry of activity, the 12-piece rock opera..."

April 13, 2015 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

SXSW Live Shot: Lolawolf
Star child leaves ’em wanting more
"...Emo’s – branded the Main – fell to a murmur. Forty-five minutes later, Lolawolf strutted onstage. Technical difficulties, which..."

March 18, 2015 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

ACL Live Shot: Icona Pop
Young Swedes deplane the hype machine?
"...Miley Cyrus. “I Love It” began as a hype-machine murmur back in 2012, before surfacing on-air via the 102.3..."

Oct. 12, 2014 Music Post by Luke Winkie

ACL Live Shot: Zoé
Rock anthems for and from south of the border
"...isn’t sufficient to decipher Zoé frontman León Larregui’s seductive murmur, but everybody from native speakers to the guy draped..."

Oct. 12, 2014 Music Post by Nina Hernandez

Sacred & Profane: Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
Two full nights of damnation, retribution, and inner demons
"...cross. Gospel post-punk? By design – heaven and hell, murmur and shriek, white heat and pitch black...."

July 21, 2014 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

DVDanger: NSFW
The return of Eurosex with 'Nymphomaniac' and 'Under the Skin'
"...meaning, to cut the improvised dialogue to a low murmur. Then Levi's strings skitter and glide over the top,..."

July 19, 2014 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

In the Room
First-place winner
"..."Sounds great," I murmur as I walk toward the door...."

Feb. 28, 2014 Books Feature by Raul Garza

UPDATE: Lehmberg Trial Day Two: We're All Drunks
State pursues implication that Lehmberg is an "alcoholic"
"...considers it irrelevant to the disease. There was a murmur in the not-quite-full audience rows (maybe 30 people in..."

Dec. 10, 2013 News Post by Michael King

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