It's March, the month of college basketball brackets and St. Patrick's Day. But don't worry: While the rest of your office is busy throwing money away pretending to care about college hoops and drinking shitty green beer, there's plenty of great geek fun to be had. March's ten best geek events inclu ... More >>
Our 2010 collection of Colorado photos from the wacky website People of Walmart featured none other than Dog the Bounty Hunter. For our 2011 gallery, the Dog family took some time off. But this year, none other than Mrs. Dog represents, along with plenty of other highly photogenic subjects. Check ou ... More >>
They've been doing this for EIGHTY-THREE years?!? There are a lot of things more important than watching and liveblogging the 2011 Academy Awards - but none of them are things we have to do today. Look for our recap after the show!
Ahmed OdawaayAhmed Odawaay, one of the beleaguered Denver cab drivers featured in this week's cover story, "Mean Streets," supplements his income by helping prospective taxi drivers train for the Denver Department of Excise and License test they must pass before they can hit the road. We've ... More >>
Okay we all have some skeletons in our closet, shit we dig -- be it music, movies or television shows -- that we'd just as soon that nobody else knew about. Guilty pleasures is what most people term these sort of inclinations. Well, here at Backbeat, there's no shame in our game -- assuming, ... More >>
Ever since I penned a story about Steve Meyer, the guy behind the local rickshaw companies Main Street Pedicabs and Mile High Pedicabs, not to mention one of the leading pedicab gurus anywhere, he's been sending irregular updates on the state of his three-wheeled, pedal-powered industry -- and a r ... More >>
Vera Farmiga and Kate Beckinsale in director Rod Lurie's Nothing But the Truth. Director Rod Lurie has had Colorado on his mind in recent years. His 2007 film Resurrecting the Champ, co-starring Josh Hartnett and Samuel L. Jackson (with a cameo by John Elway), was partially filmed in Denver and bas ... More >>
Most pet lovers have heard of the bestselling novel by journalist John Grogan, Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog. Hollywood couldn't wait to get its hands on the story: A mere three years after the book was published, 20th Century Fox is releasing the film version of Marley ... More >>
And you thought network sitcoms were bad…
Angelina Jolie kidnaps Daniel Pearl’s movie.
Translating slang is as easy as falling off a blog.
The Lake House reunites Bullock and Reeves in a twilight-zone romance.
Vaughn ensures an amicable Break-Up.
Four women struggle to face midlife in Friends With Money.
Rumor Has It…this Graduate tribute deserves no honors.
Clive Owen gets pushed to his limits, right along with the audience.
Bewitched delivers just what you'd expect: absolutely nothing.
The John Sayles Club scores with its favorite director.
This summer's movies could withstand the drought.
For Jim Carrey, the sky's the limit in Bruce Almighty.
The Tin Hat Trio defies description -- even by its own members.
A Friend portrays a voracious cracker everywoman.
Marky Mark becomes a Rock Star, but he doesn't get to enjoy it.
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