As March goes out like a lamb this weekend, you don't have to worry about wasting all your April rent. Because you can learn about the woman who may have written Shakespeare's catalogue, attend a donation yoga class or party at an adult prom -- all for under $10. As always, the online Westword cal ... More >>
W. Kamau Bell is a comedian and sociopolitical commentator who came up in the San Francisco comedy scene. Until recently, Bell served as the host and creator of Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell a political satire featuring revealing interviews and sharp political commentary steeped in the ... More >>
While big-name comedy acts like Aziz Ansari will draw a large crowd in Boulder, getting a local comedy scene going in Colorado's hippie hamlet has faced some challenges -- whether money, politics or apathy. Now James Gold is hoping to put Boulder's anti-comedy stigma to rest with his Dairy Comedy Sh ... More >>
Joe Piscopo joined the cast of Saturday Night Live in 1980, after honing his stand-up chops at New York's Improv; he stayed with the show until 1985. During his SNL stint, he became known for such original characters as the Sports Guy, as well as celebrity impersonations of David Letterman and Frank ... More >>
With rare exceptions for the Smart Car, the tandem bike and whatever those contraptions are in the Dr. Seuss books, the human evolutionary process basically stopped when mankind progressed from two legs to two wheels. If you need proof of the superiority of the cycle, look no further than film, wher ... More >>
Colorado has a rich film history. Nearly 400 movies have been shot here in more than 100 years. But, as explained in this week's cover story "The Reel West," Colorado is experiencing a bit of a film drought lately, something that lawmakers and industry folks hope to reverse. Instead of shooting in t ... More >>
Candy Darling was probably the sexiest transvestite that ever lived, but s/he wasn't just sexy -- she was also talented. A star of stage and screen, she worked with luminaries from Andy Warhol to Tennessee Williams and was, during the course of her short life, such a fixture on the New York s ... More >>
If you're lucky (as Jefferson County Public School students are) and have a snow day today, you'll get the chance to watch some movies. But what are the best films for the occasion? We suggest flicks that make you glad to be warm inside instead of outside grappling with the elements -- like, for in ... More >>
Bobcat Goldthwait brings his act to the Comedy Works.
Adam Sandler finally nails a somber role.
Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite.
A truly universal remote leads to Sandler's best movie in years.
Zathura sweeps you into its alternate reality.
Here's a mystery for Mulder: What happened to Duchovny's career?
Like Big Fish for little kids, Robots works hard to please everyone.
The Terminal is Spielberg's satiric take on our post-9/11 world.
Wouldn’t you like to be in their shoes?
Mark Romanek makes a great bad man of Robin.
A sleep-deprived Al Pacino tangles with a pyscho Robin Williams.
The loving and loathing of a poofy rhino animates Death to Smoochy.
He steals Ali, but will Hollywood give Jamie Foxx a shot at the title?
For Dan Savage, promiscuity takes a back seat to parenthood.
From South Park to Pokémon, 1999 was almost an American beauty.