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  • Live Blog - The 87th Academy Awards

    Terry Terrones
    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    This Sunday ABC will be airing the 87th Academy Awards and The Gazette will be covering the event online. Media columnist Terry Terrones (Hey, that's me!) will be live blogging the show starting at 4:30 p.m. and won't stop until the last Oscar has been handed out. The...

  • Oscar spotlight draws attention to industry diversity issue

    By JAKE COYLE The Associated Press -
    Published: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    It was a year ago that Lupita Nyong'o, shortly before winning the Academy Award for best supporting actress, gave a speech about what she called "dark beauty." Nyong'o, who so dazzled Hollywood and the Oscar- viewing public through awards season, spoke tenderly of receiving a letter...

  • Predictions: What will and should win at the Academy Awards

    The Associated Press -
    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    LOS ANGELES - Ahead of Sunday's 87th Academy Awards, Associated Press film writers Jake Coyle and Lindsey Bahr share their predictions for a ceremony that could be a nail biter. BEST PICTURE COYLE: Will Win: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's "Birdman" comes home to roost despite the...

  • Top 5 Netflix options on a snowy weekend indoors

    By Stephanie Earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    When a world-ending snowstorm looms, the wise plan ahead. You know: shovel, salt, streaming movie queue. Here are a few options, snow-themed and not, available on Netflix for those not heading hill-ward: “The Honorable Woman” (2014): Maggie Gyllenhaal won a 2015 Golden Globe for...

  • Cash'd Out channels the Man In Black; weekend show set for Colorado Springs

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    8 p.m. Saturday, Stargazers Theatre & Event Center, 10 S. Parkside Drive.; $15/20; cashdout.com or 476-2200 There are tribute bands that play bars and bar mitzvahs, and there are tribute bands like Cash'd Out. Since forming a decade ago, the California-based quintet helmed by...

  • Colorado College's 'Silenced Film Series' reveals flaws of film industry

    By Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    One Colorado College student is shining a light on the seamy underbelly of Hollywood. Rebecca Celli, a 21-year-old senior, wants people to know about inequalities in the film industry and be more mindful of what they watch. She's the driving force behind the "Silenced Film Series,"...

  • Lack of snow hampers filming of Quentin Tarantino movie in Colorado

    Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    DURANGO — Warm weather and low snowfall have been hampering the filming of Quentin Tarantino's latest film in Telluride. The Durango Herald (http://bit.ly/1CUqLIV ) reports that Telluride has only had 7 inches of snow in the last 30 days, forcing the director to shoot indoor...

  • YouTube sensation Jacob Whitesides stops in Colorado Springs

    By Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    With Jacquie Lee, 7 p.m. Friday, The Black Sheep, 2106 E. Platte Ave., $20-$22, VIP $125; 227-7625, blacksheep rocks.com. This is the music career that social media built. The YouTube videos of Jacob Whitesides, a 17-year-old singer and guitar player from Knoxville, Tenn., have...

  • 'Tosca' to mark first collaboration for local musical titans in Colorado Springs

    David Sckolnik
    Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Colorado Springs Philharmonic Masterworks, 8 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday; Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. $21-$63; 520-7469; csphilharmonic.org. Forget the mortal combat that takes place between Baron Scarpia and Floria Tosca in Puccini's beloved operatic tragedy...

  • Dining review: Food stands out at Colorado Springs Mexican grill

    By Robin Intemann robin.intemann@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    With three doors, Quijotes Mexican Grill is like a diner's version of "Let's Make a Deal" - Which one do you choose? Fortunately, well-prepared food with traditional south of the border flavors is behind each one. My first visit to Quijotes was at night, and the most promising of the...

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