Arts & Entertainment

Movies playing in Durango June 22-28

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) Bolshoi Ballet: Coppelia (12:55 p.m. Sunday only) Swanhilda notices her fiance Franz is infatuated with the...

DATE: June 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘SuperFly’ is an unnecessary reimagining of the 1972 cult classic

The first scene of “SuperFly” tells you all you need to know about the protagonist, a man called Priest (Trevor Jackson). Entering a loud and crowded nightclub, Priest at first doesn’t seem to...

DATE: June 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Actress Demi Moore headed to New Mexico to film movie

SANTA FE – A dark comedy starring Demi Moore will begin production in northern New Mexico this month. The New Mexico Film Office says work on “Corporate Animals” will run through early July in...

DATE: June 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘Tag’ is a fun yet forgettable bromantic comedy with a nimble cast

“Tag,” a genial comedy about best buds who have been playing the same game of tag for 30 years, is about arrested adolescence at its core. And this haphazard collection of setups, stunts and gags...

DATE: June 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘Incredibles 2’ a heroic return

Fourteen long years have passed since the animated superhero comedy “The Incredibles” burst, like Superman, into theaters. But when fans of the hit Pixar film sit down to the new sequel – about a...

DATE: June 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango June 15-21

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) The Rider Based on a true story, a once rising star of the rodeo circuit, Brady is warned that his competition...

DATE: June 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 23 hours ago | CATEGORY: Film and TV

The best reason to watch ‘Hotel Artemis’? The star-studded cast, and that one good fight scene

There’s a riot taking over the streets of Los Angeles. The free-for-all chaos forces wealthy criminals hurt in the action to seek treatment and shelter at the Hotel Artemis, a crumbling,...

DATE: June 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Yes, ‘Ocean’s 8’ is a heist movie, but it’s also an empowering, cheeky comedy

Most every successful heist movie, just like a heist itself, functions by obeying a well-defined formula. First comes the setup and backstory (typically involving the righting of a wrong, to lend...

DATE: June 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Toni Collette is masterful as a mother terrorized by secrets in the super-creepy ‘Hereditary’

Creepy, creepy, creepy. Writer-director Ari Aster makes an impressively unnerving debut with “Hereditary,” a meticulously crafted horror thriller starring Toni Collette. As Annie, the harried,...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Reese Witherspoon confirms ‘Legally Blonde 3’

LOS ANGELES – Reese Witherspoon confirms there will be a “Legally Blonde 3.” The actress on Thursday posted a video on Instagram of her floating in a pool wearing a pink bikini. The caption read:...

DATE: June 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango June 8-14

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) The Rider Based on a true story, a once rising star of the rodeo circuit, Brady is warned that his competition...

DATE: June 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Review: ‘Adrift’ lives up to its title

If you must see one sailboat-in-danger movie this year, make it “All Is Lost.” It came out in 2013 and is available on various streaming services. Unfortunately, the one in theaters is “Adrift,”...

DATE: June 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV