Posts like our collection of the top ten "You know you're from Colorado when...." punchlines celebrate life in our fair state. But what about the opposite side of that coin? Turns out the last breath of many memorable folks was of our thin air. We've assembled a roster of the ten most notable passin ... More >>
Ghost (due tonight at the Marquis Theater) is a metal band from Sweden that might also be considered a bit of a performance art troupe. With one member dressed as the Satanic counterpart to the Pope and the other five as hooded, essentially faceless acolytes, all decked out in reverse Christian symb ... More >>
The 68th Golden Globe Awards will be handed out this Sunday. It's a contractual obligation that all televised awards shows do not reward quality, and this will be no different; plenty of shitty movies will wind up being allowed to slap Golden Globe Winner on their DVD packaging. Of course, t ... More >>
George Hickenlooper.The death of director George Hickenlooper, governor-elect John Hickenlooper's cousin, on the eve of the Starz Denver Film Festival premiere of his new movie, Casino Jack, was an accident caused by mixed prescription drug use and alcohol complicated by sleep apnea, accordin ... More >>
George Hickenlooper and friend.Yesterday, we told you about plans to dedicate the Starz Denver Film Festival to George Hickenlooper, a filmmaker who died in Denver on Saturday, only days prior to the fest premiere of his latest film, the Kevin Spacey vehicle Casino Jack. But another project n ... More >>
George Hickenlooper and friend.Saturday brought news about the shocking death of George Hickenlooper, Mayor John Hickenlooper's filmmaking cousin, who was in Denver to screen his latest flick, Casino Jack, as part of the Starz Denver Film Festival. The show will go on, says festival director ... More >>
Courtesy of Sony PicturesSam Rockwell in "Moon." Moon, which opens on Friday, July 3, at the Mayan Theatre, is a low-budget science-fiction film that shoots for the stratosphere using ideas, not computer graphics and flashy effects. That it does so well with so little is a testament to the performa ... More >>
Back East for a conference, Mayor John Hickenlooper popped up to Canada, where his cousin, George Hickenlooper, is filming Casino Jack, a movie based on disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff that stars Kevin Spacey. John Hickenlooper was the inevitable star of another George Hickenlooper project, Hick ... More >>
21 doesn't hit the jackpot. Doesn't even come close.
Vince Vaughn tries to attract a different set of underage babies with Fred Claus.
Schmaltzy Martian Child attacks John Cusack, all dads.
You'll swear you've seen this Superman somewhere before.
Redford grows old gracefully in An Unfinished Life.
Kevin Spacey honors a man who did it all, and somehow nothing much happens.
Howard Hughes gets what he wants -- in this case, a fun and loving biopic.
Kevin isn't the only thing Spacey in this overly long death-penalty drama.
Mystery writer Robert Crais goes off the deep end.
Audiences love Jerry Bruckheimer. Critics don't. Like he cares.
With his other projects behind him, Jeff Mueller is putting all his energy into Shipping News.
Ted Demme and Denis Leary are a match made in effin' heaven.
The premise of 15 Minutes sags, but the action is entertaining.
Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing a career
Tom Hanks grows up and delivers an adult romance with Cast Away.
Pay It Forward shoves its proactive propaganda down our throats until it stays down, but good.
Chris McQuarrie won an Oscar for Usual Suspects, to which Hollywood responded, 'Big deal.'
The Big Kahuna is a little too true to the stage version.
From South Park to Pokémon, 1999 was almost an American beauty.
American Beauty takes a daring look at the suburban underbelly.