Arts & Entertainment

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ is ho-hum, but endearing

One of the nicest things about “Ant-Man,” the 2015 origin story of the eponymous Marvel superhero, was its modesty and congeniality: Sure, “Guardians of the Galaxy” had already come out, injecting...

DATE: July 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango July 6-12

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) Tully Marlo (Charlize Theron), a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother (Mark...

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

‘Uncle Drew’s’ cast of NBA legends are easy to root for

The breezy sports comedy “Uncle Drew” may be predictable: You know that the scrappy, senior citizen basketball players at its heart will triumph. But its NBA all-star cast – well hidden under...

DATE: June 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Mancos Valley Resources will hold film fest this weekend

Mancos Valley Resources, in partnership with sponsors Alpacka Raft, Specialized Bicycles and Osprey Packs, will hold the second annual Mancos Valley River Film Festival on Friday and Saturday. All...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Film Festival’s Best of the Fest helping community

Going to the movies on a Friday night is always a good way to kick off the weekend. And when those movies are being screened as a way to help those in our community, that night out becomes even...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘Sicario’ sequel in major identity crisis

The first question you might have while watching “Sicario: Day of the Soldado” is: “What on Earth has happened to Taylor Sheridan?” The otherwise smart and provocative screenwriter, known for his...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Movies playing in Durango June 29-July 5

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 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

‘Jurassic World’ sequel makes dinosaurs boring

The appeal of dinosaurs is their enormity, which the “Jurassic Park” film franchise understands. Watching these prehistoric beasts crush cars underfoot like Coke cans has been a summertime thrill...

DATE: June 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

Sons of Apollo Creed and Ivan Drago face off in ‘Creed II’

LOS ANGELES – The sons of Apollo Creed and Ivan Drago will pick up where their fathers left off more than 30 years ago. MGM and Warner Bros. Pictures on Wednesday released the first trailer for...

DATE: June 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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