Peter Parker

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Photos: Spider-Man and Hulk (and the Denver Post) battle Dr. Doom in the "Colorado Caper"

    The weird shit you find in your attic.... During a recent spelunking mission, I came across an amazing artifact from the '80s: "The Colorado Caper," a full-length Marvel comic starring Spider-Man and the Hulk in an exciting advertorial for the Denver Post and the now-defunct May D&F department stor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    The Shins at Red Rocks, 5/29/12

    THE SHINS @ RED ROCKS AMPHITHEATRE | 5/29/12 Fewer than thirty seconds into their set and the Shins already needed a do-over. Playing Red Rocks could make any band nervous, but its grip is especially tight on one for whom U2 were gods growing up and for whom "this Red Rocks thing is really big for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2011

    Review: Pretty Lights at the Fillmore, 8/12/11

    Pretty Lights, aka Derek Smith​PRETTY LIGHTS at the FILLMORE | 8/12/11Pretty Lights Music is more than just a label now. It's more than a producer. It's more than Derek Vincent Smith. It's huge. Backed by a solid team of producers and talented deejays, the audience last night at the sold-out F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2011

    Best of Denver readers poll's funniest answers: Is Hooter's really a good break-up restaurant?

    ​It's always fascinating to see what comes out of our Best of Denver Readers' Poll -- especially the silly, snarky answers we get to some of our questions. We learned that jokes about your mom are still (apparently) funny, that many of you watch Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy more frequ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010 Boulder-based start-up aims to become the iTunes of comic books

    ​So present-unwrapping is over and you're freshly stocked up on new socks, kitchen utensils and copies of the soundtrack to Glee, but is there a tiny, immature part of you that's still hungering for something that's just pure fun? If so, is your answer. The Boulder-based start-up is ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 14, 2010
  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Japanese Spider-Man shows he's far weirder than American Spider-Man

    ​Forget what you think you know of Spider-Man. Forget Toby Maguire, forget Sam Raimi, forget everything from the movies. Hell, forget Peter Parker and radioactive spiders -- this is Japanese Spider-Man we're talking about today. Japan is a wonderful place with their own special way of doing t ... More >>

  • Film

    December 13, 2007


    Teen pregnancy, hilarious and sweet, in the indie-licious Juno.

  • Film

    May 3, 2007

    Spider-Man 3

    Spidey gets hung up in an overdone web.

  • Calendar

    July 8, 2004

    Wets Up?

    Inflatable kayaking satisfies the urge to submerge

  • Film

    July 1, 2004

    Run, Do Not Crawl

    Spider-Man swings in this touching, thrilling, superior sequel.

  • Film

    April 1, 2004

    What the Devil?

    Another comic-book movie goes straight to Hellboy.

  • Film

    May 2, 2002

    Dream Weaver

    Spider-Man slings pop mythology for the masses.

  • Culture

    February 7, 2002

    Flame On

    Out of financial and creative bankruptcy, Marvel Comics is mighty once more.