Welcome to The Dahl House from the Denver Film Society

The "Welcome to the Dahl House" series will highlight 7 family friendly films from the beloved children’s author, Roald Dahl. Each week the Denver Film Society will screen a film on Saturday morning at 10:30am. All tickets are $5 (children 6 and under are free) and include an all-you-can-eat cereal bar beginning at 10am. The series will kicks off this Saturday, June 4 … [Read more...]

Summer Lovin’ at Film on the Rocks

What's better than the days getting longer and warmer and school letting out? A sing a long version of "Grease" at the amazing Red Rocks Amphitheater, brought to us by Film on the Rocks. Film on the Rocks is a collaborative production of the Denver Film Society and Denver Arts & Venues and was created to provide an affordable opportunity for the community to enjoy films … [Read more...]

The New Star Wars: Worth the Wait?

I was treated to a preview showing (care of Charles Schwab) of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, produced by Lucasfilm and Abrams' BadRobot Productions and will share here my impressions and whether it is okay for kids.  First, it is important to note that it fully earns its PG-13 rating, and this is based on violence alone.  No sex, no nudity, no foul language. We do see blood a … [Read more...]

Enter giveaway for free tickets to play Minecraft at the movies

My kids adore Minecraft (if you have younger kids and haven't  hit this stage yet - you will! :) ) My two teens go on and on about this fabulous game and all the great things you can do with it. It was a foreign language at our dinner table until we watched what they were doing and the possibilities are endless. Do you have one of these Minecraft-obsessed kids? Then here's … [Read more...]

How to Train Your Dragon 2 fast and fun for all ages

I'm going to make a confession up front, I hadn't seen the first movie, I got my daughter to do a 3 minute synopsis for me and so I had an idea what I was going into , but I really wasn't prepared for how intelligent, fun and action packed this movie was going to be. For whatever reason I was under the impression that the first movie was sort of juvenile, but I couldn't have … [Read more...]