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Striking a human nerve: Documentary focuses on homeless kids in Aurora

Striking a human nerve: Documentary focuses on homeless kids in Aurora

“If you didn’t see where they were, you would think they were just regular kids,” Rainwater said. “And they are regular kids, just having to deal with a terrible situation.”

Few roles for Hispanics in top Hollywood movies 

Few roles for Hispanics in top Hollywood movies 

About 74 percent of the actors in the study were white, compared with a U.S. population that’s 63 percent non-Hispanic white.

Review: 'Lucy' won't stretch your brain capacity

Review: ‘Lucy’ won’t stretch your brain capacity

Now, we could choose to be annoyed that Besson starts with a total myth.

Review: 'Hercules' is schlocky but entertaining

Review: ‘Hercules’ is schlocky but entertaining

The film begins by recounting the legend of Hercules, with snippets of his famous 12 labors.

Review: 'Guardians' is irreverent but not enough

Review: ‘Guardians’ is irreverent but not enough

The Marvel universe, of course, isn’t entirely lacking comedy, as we’ve seen in “Iron Man” and “The Avengers.

Review: Boseman drips with charisma as James Brown

Review: Boseman drips with charisma as James Brown

Backstage, the singer is informed that he and his band won’t be closing the show; that honor will be going to an up-and-coming British band called the Rolling Stones.

Review: 'Calvary' is exquisitely nuanced

Review: ‘Calvary’ is exquisitely nuanced

As with the work of McDonagh’s younger brother, the playwright, screenwriter and director Martin McDonagh, an inherent irreverence is essential to both “The Guard” and this film.

The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class

The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class

“I’m speechless. Thanks for having me in your club,” Thomas said, getting emotional as he remembered his late father.

Review: 'Boyhood' _ simple story, stunningly told

Review: ‘Boyhood’ _ simple story, stunningly told

How lucky, you think, that Linklater was able to incorporate a real-life homer into his scene.

Review: Braff's fan-funded film doesn't pay off

Review: Braff’s fan-funded film doesn’t pay off

We can argue about whether these were worthy reasons to ask for $2 million (in fact, fans ultimately gave Braff more than $3 million, after which he also got traditional financing.)