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Review: 'Rover' an intense look into near future

Review: ‘Rover’ an intense look into near future

David Michod’s follow-up to his internationally successful debut, the Melbourne gangster saga “Animal Kingdom,” is equally murderous but more pared down to basics, as desperate men enact a survival-of-the-meanest scenario in an economically gutted world reduced to Old West outlaw behavior.

Review: Lovely visuals, smart writing in 'Dragon'

Review: Lovely visuals, smart writing in ‘Dragon’

An amusing opening sequence shows the new pursuit of dragon-racing, a game that vaguely resembles Quidditch. And adjustments have been made to enhance dragon-human coexistence: for example, an aqueduct system, to quickly put out those pesky dragon-breath fires.

Review: 'Mensch' affectionate tribute to manager

Review: ‘Mensch’ affectionate tribute to manager

Both those anecdotes are shared on-camera, and the loquacious Gordon is an inveterate raconteur whose interviews benefit from his warm rapport with Myers.

Review: Eco-terrorism grips in 'Night Moves'

Review: Eco-terrorism grips in ‘Night Moves’

A thick moral cloudiness hangs over “Night Moves,” Reichardt’s fifth film.

Here's WHAT'S HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND — Your Aurora concierge

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND — Your Aurora concierge

Our suggestions for five cool things to do this weekend

Dave Chappelle: 'I never quit. I'm 7 years late'

Dave Chappelle: ‘I never quit. I’m 7 years late’

“Technically, I never quit. I’m seven years late for work,” said Chappelle, who actually departed the show nine years ago.

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend: Your guide to 5 cool things to do

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend: Your guide to 5 cool things to do

Plenty to do this weekend, Aurora. Music, theater, history. Here’s our short list of cool events to consider

Here's WHAT'S HAPPENING this weekend in metro Aurora

Here’s WHAT’S HAPPENING this weekend in metro Aurora

A short list of events and things to do you wont want to miss this weekend

Hollywood reconsiders its portrayal of veterans

Hollywood reconsiders its portrayal of veterans

“Historically, we’re not at a place where the entertainment industry is vilifying veterans in any way,” Marvin said, but there is a need for “neutral” depictions of vets in everyday life. Ed O’Neil’s veteran in ABC’s “Modern Family” is such a character, he said.

Insult king Rickles honored in Spike TV tribute

Insult king Rickles honored in Spike TV tribute

A worshipful Johnny Depp claims Rickles drove him into therapy. He explains that, on their first encounter, he was unprepared for what a nice man Rickles really is. The insults Depp kept expecting never came, “which meant to me at the time that he clearly hated me.”