Word came down recently that Andr√© 3000 of Outkast will be playing the highly influential Jimi Hendrix in a biopic called All Is By My Side, which centers on the iconic guitarist's early years. With inspired and estimable casting like this, it made us think about the other memorable biopics that ha ... More >>
Thursday, May 9, Ogden Theatre, 888-929-7849.
"Hello. I'm Johnny Cash." That was enough of an introduction for the country legend himself, but Cash's legacy has surpassed that simplicity. In his nearly fifty-year career, Cash played himself in dozens of film and television spots, but his death in 2003 opened the gates for others to take up the ... More >>
After being held up by years of litigation from Afeni Shakur-Davis, the mother of late rapper Tupac Shakur, the film depicting the rapper's life has finally been given the green light. Literally years in the making, the production company Morgan Creek has been mired in legal wranglings with ' ... More >>
Donnie DarkoEaster isn't a holiday that's rife with media and art devoted to it. There are few TV specials of which to speak. Save for Christian rock stations, no radio stations devote 24 hour coverage to Easter songs (which would pretty much amount to replaying "Easter Bonnet" and "Peter Cot ... More >>
Saturday, June 6, Boulder Theater, 303-786-7030.
Wednesday, July 2, hi-dive, 720-570-4500.
Sending up the biopic, Walk Hard sells cheap laughs, lame cameos and lifeless Cox.
I'm Not There and the changing face of Bob Dylan on film.
The elusive Bob Dylan, masterfully considered.
A compelling quartet, from princesses to Piaf.
Marion Cotillard gives a star turn but canít save this Edith Piaf biopic.
Cannes 2007 was a success, but how many of its movies will you actually get to see?
Not even Michael Gambonís eighteenth-century hat head can save a wretch like this.
Music biopics Hollywood won't make.
Saturday, July 15, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 303-830-8497.
The Breakthrough (Geffen)
Walk the Line never strays from the dull telling of a tall tale.
Wednesday, November 9, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
On her new album, and in her movie debut, Shelby Lynne suits herself.
Jim White Presents: Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus (Luaka Bop)
International Film Series, University of Colorado at Boulder