Movies for Grownups Weekend Preview: Dec. 13

Posted on 12/13/2013 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentJust wait ’til next week, when Santa drops a sackfull of blockbusters on your local multiplex. In the meantime, the wonderful Inside Llewyn Davis (reviewed last week) moves from just a handful of theaters to a whole bunch of them…and one gritty new family/crime drama showcases some of the year’s finest performances.  The New Stuff: Out of the Furnace Christian Bale and Casey Affleck duke it out for acting Oscar nominations in this flint-edged story of two brothers raised in …

Movies for Grownups Weekend Preview Sept 6

Posted on 09/5/2013 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentThe week after Labor Day is always one of the slowest movie times of the year, and that explains why this week’s top pick is a documentary about an author who disappeared from the public eye more than 40 years ago. Of course, that guy also happens to be one of the most fascinating figures of the 20th century… [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_zcPBcXeo4] Salinger Almost everyone has to read The Catcher in the Rye in high school, and in 1965 all those kids …

Movies for Grownups Weekend Preview Aug. 30

Posted on 08/29/2013 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentIt’s Labor Day Weekend, the unofficial end of the summer movie season. Much of the season’s grownup fare is still in theaters, plus there are four new films that are worthy of your attention this weekend, too. The New Stuff: Closed Circuit A suicide truck bombing in a busy London market leads to a spectacular trial—and ugly revelations about government complicity and surveillance. Briskly paced and smartly directed by John Crowley (Boy A), this political thriller is propelled by its …

Foodie Friday: Denver Green Chili

Posted on 03/26/2010 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

Your LifeIf you’ve never had green chili, you must. I had it for the first time recently and it was to die for. Here’s a recipe for Denver green chili that you might want to dive into this weekend. Enjoy!