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Thursday, February 19,2015
Climate change has been rippling through our world for the past few decades. Colorado is suffering from summer-like temperatures in winter to a severe fire season that’s destroying its forests. Firefighters are on the front line of this problem seeing the lasting damages and devastation.
Thursday, February 5,2015
THE BABADOOK This movie is being pigeon-holed as horror, but don’t discount it. It compares well with Kubricks’s The Shining and Polanski’s Rosemary’s Baby as a deeply nuanced and powerful film, well worth the scary bits.
Thursday, January 22,2015
Thursday, January 15,2015
The bleak fallout of ‘Little Accidents’
There is Owen ( Jacob Lofland), a high school student who lost his father in the cavein. Owen has taken on the responsibility of his brother with Down syndrome (Beau Wright) while his mother (ChloŽ Sevigny) tries to put food on the table.
Thursday, January 15,2015
Documentary Fight Church tells the story of the meeting of two unlikely worlds: Christianity and mixed martial arts. While, of course, it’s natural for pastors to have hobbies, cage fighting is a peculiar choice for those who preach to “love thy neighbor.
Thursday, January 8,2015
One night with Leos Carax
A director only makes one movie in his life,” said filmmaker Jean Renoir. “Then he breaks it up and makes it again.”
That quote applies to many who step behind the camera, but fits few quite as snuggly as it does the enigmatic child of cinema, the French auteur, Leos Carax.
Carax was born Alexander Dupont — his stage name is an anagram of “Alex&r...
Wednesday, December 31,2014
‘Copenhagen’ just a diversion
William (Gethin Anthony) is 28, loud, abrasive and generally unpleasant to be around. He yells, swears, leers, drinks too much and thinks too little. He is your typical obnoxious American abroad, both to the fine people of Demark and to his two traveling companions.
Tuesday, December 30,2014
Iranian New Wave meets vampire stories in ‘A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night’
Instead, their bodies are pushed into a ravine in the middle of town, one that is starting crowded. It’s business as usual in Bad City. or not Arash (Arash Marandi) The or what she is capable of — doesn’t really matter. He is attracted to her. Attracted in that distant, cool, blue jean, James Dean, let’s-just-listen-to-the-music, kind of way.
Thursday, December 18,2014
‘Mike Nichols: Remembered’ rekindles work of a revolutionary
Nichols died earlier this year, on Nov. 19, 13 days after his 83rd birthday. Moviegoers reflected on the work the man made in his roughly 40-year career — not to mention his award-winning work on the stage and comedy routines with Elaine May.
Thursday, December 11,2014
ANTARCTICA: A YEAR ON ICE This feature-length film reveals what it is like to live and work at the bottom of the planet, in Antarctica, for a full year. The story is not from the point of view of scientists, but of the people who spend the most time there; the everyday workers who keep the stations running in the harshest place on the planet.