Arts & Entertainment

In ‘Late Night,’ Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling deliver sparkling wit and surprising sweetness

Forget national treasure: Emma Thompson could rent herself out as a national utility. In the alternately sharp-edged and generous-hearted comedy “Late Night,” she is so radiant, so utterly in...

DATE: June 16, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

New Mexico film industry up amid abortion fights elsewhere

SANTA FE – New Mexico’s film industry appears to be on the brink of a boom thanks to abortion law controversies in other states and expanded incentives. A recent spike in film production in the...

DATE: June 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘Shaft’: Sequel to blaxploitation classic shifts gears in the age of Uber

An unofficial count of the audience at a “Shaft” press preview found 14 white people in the (full) theater, all of whom were in rows reserved for press. In fact, most of the people in the press...

DATE: June 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango June 14-20

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) Wayne’s World Originally a skit on “Saturday Night Live” during the late ’80s and early ’90s, “Wayne’s World” is...

DATE: June 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

X-Men’s probable swan song a dirge

“Dark Phoenix” isn’t kidding about the “dark” part. The latest, and probably final, chapter in the X-Men superhero saga is a somber, even funereal affair – not in a stylish, Christopher Nolan-esque...

DATE: June 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘The Secret Life of Pets 2’: Not a good dog, but an OK one

All dogs are good dogs. Oh, sure, yours might poop in a shoe from time to time, or snatch a snack from the counter. But overall, the human race would be a lot better if we all strove – doggedly –...

DATE: June 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango June 7-13

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) Amazing Grace Concert footage from 1972 of Aretha Franklin performing songs from the best-selling gospel album at...

DATE: June 5, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Explosion on ‘Bond 25’ set causes injury, damage to studio

NEW YORK – An explosion on the set of the new James Bond movie has injured one crew member and damaged a stage at Pinewood Studios. The film’s official Twitter account said the accident Tuesday...

DATE: June 4, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Taron Egerton shines in an oddly dark ‘Rocketman’

It’s almost unfair that “Rocketman,” a new movie about the rise, fall and rise of Elton John, is being released just months after the Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody.” The echoes and...

DATE: June 2, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

The latest Godzilla movie delivers on visual brawn but lacks brains

Despite featuring two of cinema’s biggest stars (literally), Warner Bros.’ budding MonsterVerse – a franchise built around the characters of Godzilla and King Kong – inexplicably hasn’t gotten a...

DATE: June 1, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Octavia Spencer as a horror-movie villain? Yes, and she’s actually really good

As a movie villain, the titular mischief-maker of the psychological horror film “Ma” – an unhinged middle-aged enabler whose house becomes Party Central for a gaggle of teens looking for a place to...

DATE: May 31, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango May 31-June 6

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) Amazing Grace Concert footage from 1972 of Aretha Franklin performing songs from the best-selling gospel album at...

DATE: May 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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