Drugstore Cowboy

  • Film

    December 5, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 26, 2013

    Repertory Cinema Wishlist: Atlantic City

    Some movies are all about place, and Louis Malle's Atlantic City, a story set on the cusp of change in the resort town, during an in-between time when in real-time the boardwalk's grand old buildings were giving away to modern casinos. Against this no man's land of dying grandeur, aging numbers runn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2013

    Repertory Cinema Wishlist: Five Easy Pieces

    Five Easy Pieces was a turning point for both its star, Jack Nicholson, and director Bob Rafelson when it came out in 1970 (they'd already collaborated on the psychedelic Monkees vehicle Head). Nicholson, who'd previously worked on a series of B-movie projects with Roger Corman and also tried his ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2013

    Repertory Cinema Wishlist: The Last Waltz

    Guitarist/songwriter Robbie Robertson of The Band turned seventy this month, and that milestone got me thinkng about The Last Waltz. Some folks call it the "best concert movie ever made," and it has a lot going for it in that respect: Martin Scorcese, who has a deep feel for the power of music on fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2013

    Repertory Cinema Wishlist: Drugstore Cowboy

    Matt Dillon's been all over the board over the years, from his roots as a rough and pretty teen with a James Dean vibe to later comic character roles in films like Singles, The Flamingo Kid and Mr. Wonderful. And somewhere in between, he delivered an unforgettable performance as the Portland junkie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2012

    J. Edgar to 8: Dustin Lance Black's artistic triumphs for gay rights

    One of the great historians of our time, Dustin Lance Black is responsible for some great dramatic portrayals of our country's past. Whether his subject is Harvey Milk, J. Edgar Hoover or the California State Supreme Court, Black is painstakingly thorough with his research and masterful with his sto ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    In honor of Record Store Day this Saturday: Ten records we treasure. What's your favorite vinyl?

    In honor of Record Store Day this Saturday, we dug deep into our collection to unearth our favorite pieces of vinyl. These are the records we treasure above all else. Don't even think about asking to borrow them. If there were a fire, these are the first platters we'd make sure to grab. You get the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Tonight: William S. Burroughs rides again

    The outlaw novelist is in. ​More than two decades ago, freelance writer Gregory Daurer thought it would be cool to track down William S. Burroughs at Naropa and hook him up to a brain machine. Audio excerpts of Daurer's interview with Burroughs surface in a new documentary on the outlaw novel ... More >>

  • News

    October 31, 2002

    Deeper Into Columbine

    The settlements. The spin. The remaining secrets.