In 1995, after the death of her mother and the dissolution of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed looked for comfort by dabbling in sex and heroin. When that only made her problems worse, Strayed embarked on an ambitious journey to hike 1,100 miles of the Pacific Coast Trail. In 2012 Strayed turned her tre ... More >>
Is there life after death? After eighteen years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit, most of them spent in the debilitating confines of death row, Damien Echols plans to find out. In 1993 Echols, then eighteen, and two other Arkansas teenagers were arrested and charged with the murders of thre ... More >>
The world needs more of what Amy Schumer has to offer: fresh, bold comedy that casually confronts sexuality and race in a way that makes you laugh now -- and think about it later. Whether she's discussing HPV, traveling to the Jewish homeland (Miami), or finally sleeping with her high school crush ( ... More >>
Video below.Local girl made good AnnaSophia Robb is up for a Teen Choice award as Best Actress in a Drama for Soul Surfer, in which she portrays Bethany Hamilton, a surfer who lost her arm to a shark. The Denver Post's Bill Husted thinks she's got a shot to win at the August 7 ceremony, to b ... More >>
Only Bruce Willis can save us now.At 11:00 this morning, an asteroid 5-20 meters in diameter came within 7,800 miles of Earth. Asteroids and meteorites (ever wonder the difference?) make close calls with Earth all the time, but no time in the history of the world was so harrowing as 1997 and ... More >>
They've been doing this for EIGHTY-THREE years?!? There are a lot of things more important than watching and liveblogging the 2011 Academy Awards - but none of them are things we have to do today. Look for our recap after the show!
Black Swan's Natalie Portman.The best part of the annual Academy Awards is arguably the red-carpet fashion, and this year, stars were showcasing a variety of couture gowns. Bright reds and tangerines dominated the pre-Oscar parade, with some purple trimming and light, ethereal dresses to coun ... More >>
Poor Reese Witherspoon. She was spotted recently dining solo at the trendy London eatery La Petite Maison. She's obviously dealing with the stress of dating other movie stars and being rich and not knowing what to do about it. Still, when a person has no other choice than to dine solo, it al ... More >>
It's that time of year again, when Jewish people everywhere stuff themselves with General Tso's and buy overpriced tickets to the latest Reese Witherspoon flick, desperate to stave off the boredom of another neon-tinted, Christ-loving holiday. But Denverites refuse to settle for such misery. Instea ... More >>
Witherspoon and Vaughn's yuletide carol is Four Christmases too many
The year's best characters.
Sending up the biopic, Walk Hard sells cheap laughs, lame cameos and lifeless Cox.
Itís not torture, but this latest Mideast thrillerís as conventional as they come. Weíre (water) bored. (Sorry.)
Peter Berg sends Jamie Foxx to fight the enemy over there in The Kingdom.
James Mangold remakes a classic western for our ADD times.
The Dogwalker is the real thing -- and you don't even have to like dogs.
Walk the Line never strays from the dull telling of a tall tale.
Romance is alive -- and dead -- in Just Like Heaven.
Evan Rachel Wood and James Woods get lost amid Pretty Persuasion.
On her new album, and in her movie debut, Shelby Lynne suits herself.
Monday, June 13, Gothic Theatre, 303-788-0984.
Will Smith helps others find love, though probably not with this movie.
Mira Nair's England bursts with sensuality, but not impact.
This summer's movies could withstand the drought.
Superb performances distinguish a new adaptation of Wilde's Earnest.
In 1988, Ron Shelton made Bull Durham. In 2002, it couldn't be done.
From the week of August 2, 2001
Reese Witherspoon's talents are wasted in the muddy, unoriginal Legally Blonde.
Stuffed and mounted
American Psycho gets all chopped up, thank God.
From South Park to Pokémon, 1999 was almost an American beauty.