In honor of tonight's event, Westword revisited the filmography of John Cusack and hand-picked his most definitively Cusackian roles. These movies are each thoroughly entertaining on their own merits, but together they illuminate the precise nature of Cusack's appeal. Old-school Cusack fans may noti ... More >>
Our Melanie Asmar has been reporting about efforts to attract more moviemakers to Colorado -- and one great selling point is to check out the classics that have been partly filmed here over the years. Below, count down our ten favorites, as culled from the flicks listed on the FilmInColorado.com we ... More >>
Proving on paper that poker is primarily a game of skill, not luck, is trickier than it sounds, as University of Denver professor Robert Hannum explains in this week's feature "All In." But fans of the World Series of Poker see that thesis in action on the tube every time one of the big dogs ... More >>
Art imitates life imitating art in Charlie Kaufman's Synecdoche, New York
Something to look forward to in 2008: Clint Eastwood's Changeling.
Your guide to deep thoughts.
Playing against type, Will Ferrell canít quite ground this artificially whimsical romantic comedy.
Clowes and Zwigoff upend the college comedy, then wreck it.
The Libertine's protagonist is a boor you can't ignore.
Dot the I wants to mess with your head -- but the film itself is a mess.
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the top ten was a Payne.
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
This new docudrama is a real mind-bender.
This summer's movies could withstand the drought.
In The Dancer Upstairs, Bardem is the calm amid the political storm.
George Clooney toys with the twisted delusions of a game-show producer.
Pushing the boundaries of taste and common sense, Steve-O and the cast of Jackass bring their physical comedy to the stage.
Peaches is the toast of the fashion world, and she doesn't even shave her armpits. Say hello to the Madonna of the porn generation.
The City of Light is languidly ogled in I'm Going Home.
Amélie serves up a daring take on Jane Austen's best-loved heroine.
The Army and Hollywood join hands to wage virtual, bloodless battles.
Terry Zwigoff and Daniel Clowes trap us with a raptor in Ghost World.
Eddie Izzard just wants to be loved, and is that so wrong?
Exploitation cinema becomes art in Shadow of the Vampire.
If you're not familiar with Proust, Time Regained may tax your patience.
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
Here's the top five reasons this movie rules.
Denver's theater companies contemplate taking their audiences to the next level.
From South Park to Pokémon, 1999 was almost an American beauty.
The anatomy of a newscast.
Joan of Arc gets rekindled yet again in The Messenger.
A weird concept makes Being John Malkovich a one-of-a-kind experience.
More than a mere war picture, Three Kings takes on the complexities of human emotion.