Jim Carrey as Ebenezer Scrooge and all three ghosts is terrific. The new A Christmas Carol film, not so much. It’s better than staring at goats, though. And there are other options. (read more)
Vampires and other ghouls grab most of the spots further down the list this week. It’s Halloween. They get uppity. But first there is a final show to enjoy from the King of Pop. Read on...
There are 10 movies worth discussing this week, including some early Halloween scares (we'll get to those later) and several portraits of willful women to get us started.
You can run with the wild things or remain serious. They're my best choices among the newcomer films this week.
A good Nazi? An award-winning film from Germany, playing today at the Vancouver International Film Festival, nominates John Rabe.
The good films come in twos today at the Vancouver International Film Festival. Two Canadians. Two about music. Two about oil. (read more)
Two films with major buzz and praise finally arrive tonight at the Vancouver International Film Festival. (read more)
The prom was a blast. How it came about is a complex story showing today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.
A gorgeous celebration of travel is one of the discoveries you can make today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.
Family tales, some grim, some happy, and one by Francis Ford Coppola, are big today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.