Updated: March 09, 2015 3:00:39 PM MDT
 
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    Opening Friday'It Follows' is creepy-good

    Horror fans will be pleased with diabolical and disturbing film
    03/25/2015 02:09 PM MDT
    Horror obsessives, welcome to the age of awesome eerie movies. Until recently terror was becoming terrible. 
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    George R.R. Martin won't let pressure rush his writing
    03/24/2015 12:02 AM MDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — George R.R. Martin has been feeling the heat to finish "The Winds of Winter," the long-awaited sixth novel in his best-selling series, "A Song of Ice and Fire," but he is not letting the pressure rush his writing. Full Story

    Words From a Nerd: Rooting for the villain
    03/17/2015 09:05 PM MDT - Five seconds into the trailer, when a 30-something balding man in brown cargo shorts turns on his spinning Spencer's Gifts disco ball and proclaims, "Welcome to the party zone," I knew "Buzzard" was a film I had to watch. Full Story

    Kristen Schaal, from alternative to a lead role on "Last Man on Earth"
    03/13/2015 03:00 AM MDT - The secret's out: Not only is Kristen Schaal a gifted comic and actress, she's the surprise co-star of Fox's "Last Man on Earth," an inspired, offbeat comedy with a deliberately misleading title. Full Story

    Words From a Nerd: Chappie, the robot toddler
    03/10/2015 06:01 PM MDT - Last weekend saw the release of "Chappie," the first sci-fi movie of the year that's generated any interest in me. I had reasonably high hopes for "Chappie," as director Neill Blomkamp's first movie, 2009's "District 9," was an unexpected and intelligent take on alien invasions. This latest film has times when it grabs at ideas bigger than itself, but it has too many problems holding it back from the upper branches. Full Story

    Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson hit catwalk for 'Zoolander 2'
    03/10/2015 02:23 PM MDT - To deafening cheers, Owen Wilson and Ben Stiller stormed the Valentino catwalk during Paris Fashion Week Tuesday in a headline-grabbing stunt to announce the decision to make 'Zoolander 2.' 

    'Simpsons' co-creator, philanthropist Sam Simon dies at 59
    03/09/2015 03:00 PM MDT - Sam Simon, a co-creator of "The Simpsons" and animal-rights advocate who made a midlife career shift into philanthropy and channeled much of his personal fortune into social causes, has died. Full Story

    CU-Boulder to screen campus sexual-assault documentary 'The Hunting Ground'
    03/10/2015 02:56 PM MDT - The University of Colorado plans to screen a new documentary that takes a hard look at campus sexual assault and the way colleges and universities around the country are failing to address the problem. Full Story

    TV lags on pot, but a Colorado dispensary comedy would change that
    03/09/2015 12:07 PM MDT - Watching TV from inside Colorado's borders, there's a disconnect on the subject of pot. Full Story

    Alan Arkin, at Boulder International Film Festival: 'I haven't got any goals, I haven't got any plans'
    03/09/2015 09:13 AM MDT - Actor Alan Arkin was honored Saturday night with a Career Achievement Award at the Boulder International Film Festival Full Story

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    CU cross country: Buffs will be well represented at world championships

    Benner and Thweatt look to build off wins in Boulder
    Three University of Colorado athletes, one former Buff and one future Buff will compete Saturday in the IAAF cross country world championships in Guiyang, China. Full Story
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    CU cross country: Buffs will be well represented at world championships

    Benner and Thweatt look to build off wins in Boulder
    Three University of Colorado athletes, one former Buff and one future Buff will compete Saturday in the IAAF cross country world championships in Guiyang, China. Full Story
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    Second Story Garage: Aspen Hourglass

    Most people don't play guitar like Grayson Erhard does. That's because most people can't play guitar like he does. The guitarist for Fort Collins' Aspen Hourglass often uses a difficult two-hands-on-the-fretboard technique that Eddie Van Halen first popularized but which players such as Erhard have developed beyond pop-rock vulgarity.  Full Story