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  • Our Critics' Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    May 1 at 10:32 a.m. by Westword Staff

    Watching movies for a living is a tough job, but somebody's got to do it, and our film critics are up to the task. While they see plenty of stellar movies, they see some not-so-great ones, too. They've weeded through them all to give you their…

     
  • Our Critics' Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    April 4 at 1:01 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Watching movies for a living is a tough job, but somebody's got to do it, and our film critics are up to the task. While they see plenty of stellar movies, they see some not-so-great ones, too. They've weeded through them all to give you their…

     
  • The Fifteen Most Colorado Movies of All Time
    March 22 at 2:34 p.m. by Ana Campbell

    Filmmakers, photographers, painters — really, just about anyone who likes drawing inspiration from beautiful things — have forever been captivated by Colorado. We offer everything: mountains, cityscapes, lakes, rivers, yuppies, city slickers and…

     

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  • Our Critics' Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    March 12 at 8:03 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Watching movies for a living is a tough job, but somebody's got to do it, and our film critics are up to the task. While they see plenty of stellar movies, they see some not-so-great ones, too. They've weeded through them all to give you their…

     
  • 21 Oscar Nominated and Winning Films Shot in Colorado
    February 24 at 6:52 a.m. by Westword Staff

    On Sunday, February 26, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will stage the 89th Academy Awards, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. To celebrate the nearly-ninety-year-old award ceremony, we looked back at some of the best films shot in…

     
  • Our Critics’ Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    December 30 at 11 a.m. by Westword Staff

    Watching movies for a living is a tough job, but somebody's got to do it, and our film critics are up to the task. While they see plenty of stellar movies, they see some not-so-great ones, too. They've weeded through them all to give you their…

     
  • Our Critics’ Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    November 30 at 5:39 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Watching movies for a living is a tough job, but somebody's got to do it, and our film critics are up to the task. While they see plenty of stellar movies, they see some not-so-great ones, too. They've weeded through them all to give you their…

     
  • Our Critics’ Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    October 31 at 12:24 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Our film critics have a tough job, logging hours upon hours in front of the big screen. Sure, they see some good movies, but they see some not-so-great ones, too. Thankfully, they've weeded through the highs and lows to give you their picks for the…

     
  • Our Critics’ Picks for Movies to See ASAP
    September 30 at 11:34 a.m. by Westword Staff

    Our intrepid film critics logged some serious hours in front of the silver screen this month to pick their favorite films of September 2016. If a few haven’t opened in a theater near you just yet, don’t fret: There’s always a chance you’ll be able…

     
  • Our Critics' Picks for End-of-Summer Movies
    September 2 at 2:15 p.m. by Staff

    Our film critics spent serious time in front of the big screen this month to pick their favorite films of August 2016. If a few haven't opened in a theater near you just yet, don't fret: There's always a chance you'll be able to stream them on your…

     
  • 19 Movies You Must See Before Summer '16 Ends
    July 27 at 1:06 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Each month, our film critics wade through the best (and worst) releases so you don't have to. Their favorites from this month are stocked with docs, forbidden love, gurus and party girls. Check out their picks for July 2016, and find showtimes near…

     
  • Nine Mighty Fine Westerns Filmed in Colorado
    July 1 at 8 a.m. by Ana Campbell

    Everyone from John Wayne to Susan Sarandon to Samuel L. Jackson has graced this state with their magical acting skills over the years, and here's the list to prove it. In no order and in no way complete, here are nine glorious Westerns filmed in…

     
  • The Best Summer Movies: Our Critics' Picks For June 2016
    June 30 at 1:22 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Our film critics spent serious time in front of the big screen this month to pick their 12 favorite films of June 2016. If a few haven't opened in a theater near you just yet, don't fret: There's always a chance you'll be able to stream them on…

     
  • Famous Denverites in TV and Film
    June 17 at 4:42 p.m. by Ana Campbell

    Whether they were born here or spent time here, many notable actors and actresses can call themselves Denverites. From Hattie McDaniels, the first African-American woman to win an Oscar, to Jessica Biel to David Fincher, director of Fight Club,…

     
  • Seven Documentaries Not to Miss in 2016
    April 7 at 1:09 p.m. by Bilge Ebiri

    The 13th annual True/False Film Festival in Columbia, Missouri is not a particularly huge festival — held over four days, it screens around 40 features — but its profile has risen substantially over the past few years. It may not be quite as…

     
  • 10 Sundance Movies You Can't Miss in 2016
    March 28 at 3:17 p.m. by Amy Nicholson

    Remember these Sundance titles as you hit the theaters in 2016.

     
  • Fans and Fun at the Oriental Theater's <em>X-Files</em> Watch Party
    January 25 at 1:55 p.m. by Miles Chrisinger

    X-Files junkies from all over the city gathered at the Oriental Theater on January 24 to welcome back Mulder and Scully from the vaults of series past. The big-screen viewing party included costumes, trivia and special guest the Enigma. All photos…

     
  • The Most Underrated Movies of 2015
    December 22 at 4 a.m.

    There are several different ways of defining "underrated." Did reviewers not give a certain movie its fair shake, or did a critical darling simply fall through the box-office cracks? Whatever the reason may be, here are more than 20 movies from…

     
  • Rocky Horror Picture Show 40th Anniversary Midnight Showing
    October 25 at 4:21 p.m. by Brandon Marshall

    The Elusive Ingredient Shadow cast brought the cult classic Rocky Horror Picture Show to life, with a wild and wacky midnight showing at Esquire Theater on Saturday, October 24, 2015. Find yourself plus relive all the most insane and memorable…

     
  • Scenes from <I>Game of Thrones</I>, Season 5
    April 7 at 4 a.m.

    Be sure to read our Game of Thrones season 5 preview by Inkoo Kang. The fifth season premieres Sunday, April 12.

     

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