This has been a grueling election season, with the television full of depressing news reports and endless political ads. The best way to avoid them? Program a movie, one that might give you a more honest look at elections, where you can augh at the irony, cringe at the realities and not worry about ... More >>
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"What's he doing in the Senate?" "Why, it's an honorary appointment. He's an honorary stooge." Frank Capra's classic Mr. Smith Goes to Washington was on TCM yesterday afternoon -- just the thing to warm up the set (and the sofa) before Jake Cutler returned to Mile High, particularly given a ... More >>
Presidential candidates vie (and pander and plead) for one heart and mind in Swing Vote.
A new documentary targets the military-industrial complex.
Celebrating the overachieving, underhyped movies of 2004.
It's a Wonderful Life
Good Wheels Toward Men
The premise of 15 Minutes sags, but the action is entertaining.
Mamet's State and Main chronicles collusion between Hollywood big shots and Vermont movie wannabes.
The Denver Internation Film Festival opens this Thursday.
Downtown architectural accomplishments are threatened by 'renovation'.