Updated: September 04, 2014 2:39:47 PM MDT
 
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    MoviesFilm 'Frank' odd, offbeat, endearing

    Film a dive through the looking glass of creativity, screening at the Boedecker in Boulder
    09/16/2014 03:20 PM MDT
    Odd, offbeat, somehow endearing, the bleakly comic "Frank" has its own kind of charm as well as some pointed, poignant things to say about the mysterious nature of creativity, where it comes from and where it might all go. 
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    Box office: 'Guardians' reigns
    09/07/2014 08:28 PM MDT - "Guardians of the Galaxy" continues to rule the box office universe. The cosmic Marvel adventure arrived in first place at the box office for a fourth weekend with $10.2 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. The domestic haul for "Guardians," which features Chris Pratt and Zoe Saldana as intergalactic do-gooders, now stands at $294.6 million after six weeks of release. Full Story

    'Ghostbusters' still 'makes you happy,'
    09/03/2014 03:51 PM MDT - "Ghostbusters" director Ivan Reitman came up with the seminal tag line "Coming to Save the World This Summer" for the film's pre-release poster as a way of "focusing that this movie is perhaps larger than you expect." Full Story

    NIXON: From comic frame to film
    08/26/2014 08:58 PM MDT - The idea of watching Hollywood heavyweights slap on the spandex and beat the crap out of each other draws up levels of joy usually reserved for sniffing glue. Lucky for me, comic book movie adaptations have had summertime cinema in a death grip for the last decade or so. With Marvel Studio's plans for more movies extending until at least 2017 and Fox and Warner Brothers kicking around other adaptations, the trend shows no signs of letting up. Full Story

    RYAN: Netflix nostalgia
    08/05/2014 07:49 PM MDT - The best way to chill? Grab a cold one and some friends and kick back for a handful of lighthearted, somewhat mindless movies you've already seen a hundred times. Netflix has your back, serving up tons of old-school flicks for you to choose from. Full Story

    'Guardians of the Galaxy' powered by a love of raccoons and space opera
    07/31/2014 07:58 AM MDT - Based on a fairly obscure comics series, "Guardians of the Galaxy" introduces audiences to a new team of heroes led by Chris Pratt's sarcastic Peter Quill, also known as Star-Lord; the group includes a green alien assassin, a hulking tattooed warrior and two wholly CG characters, a machine-gun wielding raccoon and a sentient tree Full Story

    Sequel helps us get 'The Purge' out of our systems
    07/18/2014 09:39 AM MDT - "The Purge: Anarchy" is preachier, more diverse in its casting, which make it more specific and limiting. Throw in generally lackluster performances and illogical plot twists, and "Anarchy" is seriously crippled. Heck, even the title is wrong. Full Story

    At Boulder Outdoor Cinema, your favorite films, under the stars
    07/10/2014 05:16 PM MDT - Staff members have seen audience members at the Boulder Outdoor Cinema finalize business deals before a screening; they've seen loyal moviegoers who first reported to the event nearly two decades ago as children showing up with their own children. Full Story

    'Transformers' mayhem seems never-ending
    06/26/2014 11:04 AM MDT - If "Age of Extinction" makes you feel dumber just for having watched it, well, that's the price of popcorn these days. Full Story

    A reason to 'Jump' for joy this summer
    06/12/2014 04:38 PM MDT - You're pretty much going to have to see "22 Jump Street" twice — just to catch all the jokes the roars of laughter make you miss. Cast: Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Ice Cube, Amber Stevens, Jillian Bell, The Lucas Brothers, Peter Stormare Directors: Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, Running time: 112 minutes Rated: R for language throughout, sexual content, drug material, brief nudity and some violence You're pretty much going to have to see "22 Jump Street" twice — just to catch all the jokes the roars of laughter make you miss. Full Story

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    College footballCU football: Buffs focus on pass interference calls

    MacIntyre adjusting coaching techniques for DBs
    Mike MacIntyre is keeping it simple when it comes to teaching his defensive backs how best to deal with how closely officials are calling pass interference this season. Full Story
    (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera)
    College footballCU football: Buffs focus on pass interference calls

    MacIntyre adjusting coaching techniques for DBs
    Mike MacIntyre is keeping it simple when it comes to teaching his defensive backs how best to deal with how closely officials are calling pass interference this season. Full Story
    (Paul Aiken / Daily Camera)
    Second Story Garage: Slow Caves

    Slow Caves has an image, and that's a great advantage when you're a new band. Identity usually comes slow and by default in the textbook cycle of band life. But it came almost from the outset for this Fort Collins quintet, and its SoCal sheen, youthful swagger and skateboard cool seem, if not intentional, at least immediate to the project. Full Story