Reading is about more than following a narrative or learning facts; it can also be a profound shared experience that culminates in a better understanding of ourselves and each other. In that spirit, welcome to the Westword Book Club, a weekly feature celebrating the books that inspire Denver art ... More >>
The Boulder International Film Festival opens tonight with Muscle Shoals and continues through the weekend with three more days of independent cinema, symposiums and events featuring special guests from all over the world. It can be tricky to pick films from the festival's extensive schedule, so we ... More >>
Hell yeah! It's finally Friday! Welcome to the weekend! Feel like tossing back a few cold ones and seeing some live music? You've come to the right place. There's an overwhelming number of outstanding shows for you to check out this weekend. We've got all of them listed in our concert calendar if yo ... More >>
This is not the best time of year for new movies. So we have Wrath of the Titans, Mirror Mirror and American Reunion. Judging by the box office receipts, you went and saw Hunger Games like everyone else, and were probably were angry that Jennifer Lawrence is too fat and the little black girl from th ... More >>
Anaquad-Kleinert.The Bureau of Land Management's efforts to remove thousands of wild horses from public lands -- supposedly for their own good -- has generated outrage among mustang advocates across the country, as well as numerous YouTube glimpses of the brutality of the roundups. Now a docu ... More >>
Thursday, July 21, Gothic Theatre, 303-788-0984.
All Sheryl Crow wants is for wild horses to have some fun.Weeks before a scheduled government roundup of 2,500 wild mustangs in Nevada, horse advocates are bringing out the big guns in an effort to stop or delay the operation. They're filing lawsuits and staging protests, bringing in scientis ... More >>
The top movies of 2007.
According to Cronenberg, it's a matter of perspective.
An accessible narrative belies something much darker, and stranger, in Eastern Promises.
It seemed like just last month that Britney Spears' only shaved head was between her legs. The upside about her rehab-induced mental tailspin? We got a five minute respite from the Anna Nicole baby's daddy saga. The bad news? Britney Spears finally ruined her last redeeming aspect: her locks. Strang ... More >>
Thursday, November 10, Bluebird Theater, 303-322-2308; Friday, November 11, Fox Theatre, Boulder, 303-447-0095.
When David Cronenberg picks up a pistol, Violence begets comedy.
The weirdo auteur drives morbidly toward his own money shot in The Brown Bunny.
Home from Hollywood, José Mercado is putting on a show and showing Denver what North kids can do.
Hidalgo lets Dubya ride sidesaddle with its heroic cowboy.
The Return of the King marks a zenith in cinematic potential.
On his maiden voyage, veteran director Peter Weir masters the sea epic.
The action's much meatier in the second Rings film.
Frodo lives, amid outlandish spectacle, in The Lord of the Rings.
Leave it to Hollywood to make rehab look like fun.