Just Like Us, Helen Thorpe's bestselling book, was a variation on "Head of the Class," a 2004 Westword cover story that followed Pablo, a West High student whose grades and high school activities made him an ideal candidate for college, except for one hitch: Pablo was illegal. For the book, though, ... More >>
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 based loosely on an article by J.R. Moehringer, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of ... More >>
Catherine Deneuve on her new film, A Christmas Tale, and her long, glorious non-career
As his fourth film in a decade arrives in theaters, the movies' most enigmatic leading man reveals the method behind his on-screen madness.
An air of anticipation hung over opening night at the 29th annual Denver Film Festival, which got under way on Thursday at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House. Plenty of happy socialites were in attendance, clad in the sort of costumes that are seemingly de rigueur at such events; women favored ankle-len ... More >>
Boy turns bug in this redemptive kiddie-lit adaptation.
Garrison Keillor's Prairie makes a fine pasture for Altman.
Uma as an old lady? Yeah, sure, why not.
Justin Moyer, Edie Sedgwick and Supersystem's Justin Destroyer are all the same person -- sort of.
A wobbly Basinger and a feeble screenplay doom I Dreamed of Africa.
Special-effects wizard Phil Tippett--creator of Starship Troopers' murderous bugs--envisions the digital future.
CASSANDRA WILSON MAKES JAZZ MEANT FOR THE MASSES--AND SHE KNOWS IT.