V.24 No.20 | 5/14/2015
Film Review Spring Can odd indie romance get its act together for love or monsters? Oddball indie Spring mixes monsters and amore.
V.24 No.14 | 4/2/2015
Film Review White God Canine coup strikes Hungary in animalistic revenge flick Every dog has its day in animalistic revenge flick White God .
V.24 No.12 | 3/19/2015
Film Review ’71 Fast-paced British thriller drops viewers into the middle of the Northern Ireland conflict for some bruising action Gripping thriller ’71 looks at the conflict in Northern Ireland from behind enemy lines.
V.23 No.51 | 12/18/2014
Film Review Annie It’s a hard-knock life for a former orphan and a guy who used to be Daddy Warbucks in this not-so-expertly updated musical Tone-deaf update of Annie can’t find its rhythm.
V.23 No.36 | 9/4/2014
Film Review Land Ho! Old friends are the best friends in slow-moving road trip through Iceland Old friends reunite for a slow-moving road trip through Iceland in the indie comedy Land Ho!
V.23 No.30 | 7/24/2014
Film Review Life Itself Poignant documentary points the camera at the life of movie critic Roger Ebert Filmmaker goes from being reviewed by Roger Ebert to making a movie about the famed critic’s final days in Life Itself .
V.23 No.17 | 4/24/2014
Film Review Jodorowsky’s Dune Surrealist filmmaker’s long-lost masterpiece comes to life in imaginative, inspirational documentary Cult filmmaker explores sci-fi classic in Jodorowsky’s Dune.
V.23 No.13 | 3/27/2014
Zentropa Film Review Nymphomaniac: Volume I Lars von Trier’s fetish is the specialization of knowledge The first volume of the final installment in Lars von Trier's "Depression Trilogy," Nymphomaniac finds a battered sex addict talking sex, polyphony and fly-fishing with a bookish fisherman.
V.23 No.11 | 3/13/2014
Film Review Need For Speed Aaron Paul is in the driver’s seat for zippy car chase film that ends up “braking bad” Need for Speed is based on the popular EA series of the same name. In the original games, players race exotic sports cars and ... Nope, that’s pretty much all there is to it.
V.23 No.10 | 3/6/2014
Film Review Gloria Honest Chilean drama admits love isn’t any easier the second time around Gloria doesn’t spend a lot of time introducing us to its main character. This isn’t a first-date situation. Lelio’s sensitive romantic drama simply drops us into her life and lets us discover who she is over the course of time.
V.22 No.42 | 10/17/2013
Film Review Captain Phillips Intimate pirate thriller hits the high seas like a runaway typhoon Tom Hanks is so damn likable that sometimes you just don’t want to like him. But the guy keeps delivering. Art Holiday Pop-up Shop Friday, Oct 19: 11am-6pm WESST Enterprise Center
Over twenty vendors sell arts and crafts along with food trucks and music. Get started on holiday shopping and support small, local, independent businesses.
Courtesy of the artist Art 64 Hexagrams Friday, Oct 19: 6-9pm Tortuga Gallery
Inspired by the 64 hexagrams from the 2,000-year-old Chinese I Ching, they combine trigrams related to heaven, earth, thunder, water, mountain, wind and fire. Runs through 10/27.
Comm Annual Pen Road Show and 40th Birthday Party Saturday, Oct 20: 10am-5pm Pennysmiths Paper
Featuring more than 100 styles of fine writing instruments from Visconti, Monte Verde, Pilot, Caran d’Ache and more. Try out each pen and celebrate with birthday cake.
Comm Dia de Los Muertos Marigold Fiesta Saturday, Oct 20: 10am-4pm La Parada Mercantile
Bring the family and pets for this celebration of life including pet blessings, music by Wagogo, local arts and crafts, workshops on marigold garlands and sugar skull decorating, food and much more.
Image via Pixabay Food The Magnificent Cider Fest Saturday, Oct 20: 11am J.W. Eaves Movie Ranch
Showcasing N.M.’s emerging artisanal cider industry in a unique environment. This festival amplifies the senses, from tasting local cider to pie eating, chuckwagon cooking, film screening, photography and likely some two-stepping or line dancing.
• Salsa Dance Party!!! 10.20.2018