Subject:

Alfred Hitchcock

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2014

    Lauri Lynnxe Murphy's Laments Explores the Use of Oil in Art

    Lauri Lynnxe Murphy, whose art often deals with environmental themes, has been on a mission to purge herself of oil-based materials. But boycotting oil is next to impossible. Next May, Murphy plans to leave her massive Five Points studio behind and embark on a cross-country journey in a tiny home (s ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 26, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 12, 2014

    Anthony J. Garcia on the 1974 murders of six Chicano activists and his play Cuarenta y Ocho

    Forty years ago, bombs exploded in Boulder, killing six Chicano activists. Their deaths are still shrouded in mystery: Who killed them and why? Were they plotting a bombing? Did the police and FBI entrap them? Were they murdered? Su Teatro's Tony Garcia has written Cuarenta y Ocho, a play that explo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2014

    Westword Whiteout: Meet producer and creative director Jenny Baker-Strasburg

    On Thursday, January 30, Westword's second annual Whiteout will fill the McNichols Building with fashion, live music, specialty vendors and classic cocktails. We've been profiling many of the designers who will be featured in the runway show; producer and creative director Jenny Baker-Strasburg rece ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 7, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 7, 2012

    Ray Bradbury, R.I.P.: His Colorado connection

    The death of author Ray Bradbury this week touched millions of readers worldwide. But it had very personal significance to Colorado Springs' Barry Hoffman, who first made contact with Bradbury around a quarter-century ago, published limited editions of his work on his Springs-based Gauntlet Press im ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Kyle Orton trade rumors and the tender trap

    "Why wouldn't they want to keep me around?"​With so many quarterbacks clogging up the Denver Broncos' roster, it's only natural that trade rumors would surface about 2009 starter Kyle Orton. After all, bringing in two more QBs -- Brady Quinn and Tim Tebow -- during the off-season hardly quali ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 27, 2009
  • Music

    May 7, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    Q&A with Elvis Perkins

    Not surprisingly, the leader of Elvis Perkins in Dearland (a band headlining the hi-dive on Friday, May 8) is none other than Elvis Perkins, a singer-songwriter of uncommon depth and gravitas. Find out for yourself by reading the following Q&A, conducted for the Westword feature "Elvis Perkins Tries ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2009

    Milking It: Cocoa Pebbles

    Cocoa Pebbles Post Rating: Three spoons out of four Cereal description: Rice cereal that doesn't look anything like rice. Instead of retaining a kernel-like shape, as does the stuff that snaps, crackles and pops, Cocoa Pebbles features grain that seems to have been imploded -- a process that transf ... More >>

  • Film

    December 25, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 18, 2008

    Milking It: Cap'n Crunch's Treasure Hunt Crunch

    Cap'n Crunch's Treasure Hunt Crunch Quaker Oats Rating: Three spoons out of four Cereal description: The majority of the cereal consists of the building blocks (and they really do look like blocks) of the Cap'n Crunch brand: puffy yellow squares of delectability made from corn and oat flour. They'r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2008

    Denver Art Museum Kills Film Series

    The Denver Art Museum's film series, which has provided area film buffs with a wonderful opportunity to see classic cinema on the big screen for over a decade, is dead. DAM film curator Tom Delapa, who took on the film programming role in 1998 and joined the curatorial staff in 2004, confirms that h ... More >>

  • Music

    June 14, 2007
  • Culture

    May 24, 2007

    Now Playing

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    May 17, 2007

    Now Playing

    Brief reviews of current shows

  • Culture

    May 10, 2007

    Squall

    It was a dark and stormy night…

  • Film

    April 12, 2007

    Disturbia

    With Hitchcock in its rear window, this bland voyeur thriller does its best not to perturb(ia).

  • Film

    December 21, 2006

    The Good Shepherd

    De Niro takes a loooong, sloooow look at the history of the CIA.

  • News

    September 21, 2006

    Head Games

    At least one out of every five Colorado prisoners is mentally ill -- some violent, some undetected or untreated. How did the Big House become the Bug House?

  • Film

    August 18, 2005

    Flight Risk

    Wes Craven takes a cue from Hitchcock aboard the Red Eye.

  • News

    June 24, 2004

    Westword Music Showcase 2004

    Fifty bands. Ten stages. Five bucks. Be there.

  • Film

    April 29, 2004

    Kill Wil

    A darkly comic meditation on love and suicide is full of surprises.

  • Calendar

    April 22, 2004
  • News

    April 8, 2004

    Rosy Dreams

    Derby fantasies stand on the spindly legs of a colt at CSU.

  • Film

    May 15, 2003

    Terror Firmer

    In The Dancer Upstairs, Bardem is the calm amid the political storm.

  • Culture

    May 1, 2003

    Of Boobs and Blood

    Troma's Lloyd Kaufman has guts, all over the floor.

  • Music

    September 6, 2001

    Nobody Does It Better

    Blending free jazz with film lore, Sex Mob reworks old James Bond soundtracks for a sound that's shaken and stirred.

  • Culture

    August 9, 2001

    Dust to Dust

    Once more, a man calls upon the troops to save The Alamo, before it's gone forever.

  • Music

    July 26, 2001

    Devil in the Details

    Four years after his baptism by fire, mystical troubadour Jim White returns with a batch of sacrificial “hick-hop.”

  • Film

    December 28, 2000

    Good Will Hunting 2: The Revenge

    Finding Forrester tries to get it right.

  • Film

    November 2, 2000

    Life in the Pits

    Aronofsky's followup to ¼ is a brutal personal movie about the horrors of drug addiction.

  • Film

    July 13, 2000

    Zzzzz-Men

    Marvel's mutants are a modest squad of dullards in this frustrating adaptation.

  • Film

    May 25, 2000

    Mission: Possible

    Woo's follow-up film runs on Cruise control.

  • News

    March 23, 2000

    Super Bowl Champion!

    Jim Lambert won the lottery, but that’s not the only way he strikes it rich.

  • Film

    January 3, 1996
  • Calendar

    June 7, 1995
  • News

    December 28, 1994

    STRANGE BUT TRUE

    DRIBBLES AND BITS AND BITS AND BITS.

  • Film

    December 14, 1994
  • Music

    June 15, 1994

    HELL ON WHEELS

    DRIVE LIKE JEHU TRIES TO STEER OUT OF THE SHADOW OF ROCKET FROM THE CRYPT.

  • Film

    July 11, 1992
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