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The Reel Deal: End of an Era

Hollywood’s Golden Age sadly came to a close last week with the passing of Elizabeth Taylor, one of the greatest actresses, movie stars, and celebrities of all time. Long before the paparazzi, celebrity fragran...
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The Reel Deal: Natalina Maggio Q&A

Natalina Maggio is an unforgettable talent. Her distinctive voice has been featured on Japanese anime like Gunparade March and Ten Tokyo Warriors as well as the Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon. And her body has...
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The Reel Deal: The Oscars

GIVE HIM TO THE GEEK Hosting the Oscars is a tough gig, even for industry veterans like Billy Crystal, Jon Stewart, and Steve Martin. So tough, that Whoopi Goldberg, who emceed the event on four different oc...

Hindsight: Denver gets $leazy

“It’s going to be a fucking epic dance party,” Ke$ha announced at the kickoff of The Get $leazy Tour, which made a brief stop in Denver Saturday night at The Fillmore. Opening for a sold out crowd, the 23 y...
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The Reel Deal: Colorado Filmmaking Needs You

Very rarely will I take the opportunity to stand on a soap box and espouse political views, but as a Colorado movie lover, I feel it’s absolutely necessary to rally behind House Bill 1207. Sponsored by Aurora s...
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The Reel Deal: Top 10 Movies of 2010

Let’s face it, 2010 wasn’t exactly a banner year for movies or the box office. There wasn’t a billion dollar juggernaut named Avatar. Or a gentle giant, like Michael Oher, to protect The Blind Side. There w...
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The Reel Deal: ‘Tis the Award Season

The holiday season is upon us. The halls are decked. The lights are sparkling. And nothing goes better with a peppermint mocha, a lush Christmas tree, and a cozy fireplace, than a Christmas classic – It’s a W...
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The Reel Deal: Fright Night

The leaves are changing colors, the air is getting cooler, and fall is officially upon us. And with every fall, comes Halloween, the spooky spectacle replete with ghosts and goblins, pumpkins and parties, candy...
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The Reel Deal: Trading Spaces

This week, the Denver Film Society (DFS) announced plans to relocate its film center, formerly the Starz Film Center on the Auraria Campus, to the Lowenstein Theater Complex on East Colfax between Tattered Cove...
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The Reel Deal: The Social Network

Remember when Gordon Gekko applauded 80's excess in Oliver Stone's classic, Wall Street, by concluding that "Greed is good?" It was the age of insider trading, junk bonds, deposit brokerage, and one nasty savin...
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The Reel Deal: Mile High Movies

Summer vacation is a wonderful thing. A great time to unplug from work, relax, and unwind. And if you're like me, time to hop on a plane and escape - a beach, a resort, or some kind of international treasure. ...