May 27 - Jun 2, 2010
›› Summer is almost here, and so is your guide to the season's onslaught of cinema. Find out what sizzles, what stinks and what's in 3D, all the while puzzling over why they made a Marmaduke movie. Last week New Mexico GOP gubernatorial candidates weighed in on immigration, ethics and business at the Associated Builders and Contractors hall in Albuquerque. In the evenings, one North Valley steakhouse becomes a high-class little jazz joint, reminiscent of a prohibition-era Chicago back room. South Valley newcomer El Rodeo serves up pork ribs with nopales , fried whole tilapia, mole Poblano enchiladas and corn tortillas made to order. Ridiculous fashions, shopping sequences, lots and lots of cocktails and a surprise wedding: Sex and the City 2 is all a middle-aged woman who dreams of being a young gay man (and vice versa) could hope for. Monet is better paired with dream pop than booty jams—An overview of The Albuquerque Museum of Art and History's Turner to Cézanne exhibition.