Reading is about more than following a narrative or learning facts; it can also be a profound shared experience that culminates in a better understanding of ourselves and each other. In that spirit, welcome to the Westword Book Club, a weekly feature celebrating the books that inspire Denver artists ... 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 >>
Obviously inspired by Todd Haynes, this competent '50s domestic drama doesn't quite compare.
Again the Masters of their doman.
Chakaia Booker keeps rolling along.
A family's crisis feels a bit too familiar in Imaginary Heroes.
Festival of the Mabon shines on
Rose Troche uses the Altman method to reveal more suburban discomfort.
Too much talk makes Spinning Into Butter lose its focus on racism.
Hollywood reimagines Nabokov as Rocky for the art-house crowd.
Basic Instinct author crawls up Bill Clinton's pants and hangs on tight.
American Beauty takes a daring look at the suburban underbelly.