Volkmar Richter Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/160 en Jennifer Lawrence in mother!, Dylan O’Brien in American Assassin and Catherine Deneuve with The Midwife http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/jennifer-lawrence-mother-dylan-o-brien-american-assassin-and-catherine-deneuve Also what rodents can tell us about society in Rat Film<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/jennifer-lawrence-mother-dylan-o-brien-american-assassin-and-catherine-deneuve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies American Assassin Catherine Deneuve Dylan O’Brien Javier Bardem Jennifer Lawrence Long Time Running Michael Keaton mother! New Movies Rat Film Taylor Kitsch The Midwife the tragically hip war on rats Fri, 15 Sep 2017 04:02:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23646 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com A new and creepy It, perky Reese in Home Again and a contrary view of those volatile Paris suburbs http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/new-and-creepy-it-perky-reese-home-again-and-contrary-view-those-volatile-paris-0 Also a fun trip with an elephant named Pop-Aye and bizarre doings in the Canadian film Blood Honey<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/new-and-creepy-it-perky-reese-home-again-and-contrary-view-those-volatile-paris-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Blood Honey Canadian films Candice Bergen ethnic tensions evil clown Hollywood Home Again IT Michael Sheen New Movies Paris Pop-Aye progress Reese Witherspoon Stephen King suburbs Swagger Thailand Fri, 08 Sep 2017 03:55:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23641 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com News and notes from the VIFF look-ahead press conference http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/news-and-notes-viff-look-ahead-press-conference Wonderstruck, from a YA novel, is the VIFF closing film this year. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/news-and-notes-viff-look-ahead-press-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Culture BC films Game of Thrones international films Meditation Park Mina Shum Okja Todd Haynes U-Tube VIFF Wonderstruck Thu, 07 Sep 2017 05:36:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23638 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Big stars in Tulip Fever, intimidation in The Teacher and genuine Aboriginal anger in Neither Wolf Nor Dog http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/big-stars-tulip-fever-intimidation-teacher-and-genuine-aboriginal-anger-neither-wolf Also an enterprising crack at hip hop fame by Patti Cake$ <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/big-stars-tulip-fever-intimidation-teacher-and-genuine-aboriginal-anger-neither-wolf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies aboriginal anger adultery Alicia Vikander Christoph Waltz Czech films Dave Bald Eagle hip hop Judi Dench life on reserves music industry Neither Wolf Nor Dog New Movies Oscar winners Patti Cake$ Roseanne Supernault stock markets TheTeacher Tulip Fever Wounded Knee Fri, 01 Sep 2017 12:02:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23632 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com A shiny new Robert Pattinson, a skewed Bruce Lee and some not-for-kids animation http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/shiny-new-robert-pattinson-skewed-bruce-lee-and-some-not-kids-animation Also sharing dad’s mistress, watching an inspirational teacher and learning some BC hippie history<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/shiny-new-robert-pattinson-skewed-bruce-lee-and-some-not-kids-animation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Animation back to the land Birth of the Dragon Bruce Lee Callum Turner filmed in BC folk tale Grimm Brothers hippies inspiring teacher Jeff Bridges New movies. Good Time Pierce Brosnan Robert Pattinson The End of the Road The Fencer The Girl Without Hands The Only Living Boy in New York Fri, 25 Aug 2017 11:36:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23626 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Logan Lucky, Step and Dave Made a Maze: late summer fun at the movies and a dash of uplift http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/lucky-logan-step-and-dave-made-maze-late-summer-fun-movies-and-dash-uplift Also The Hitman’s Bodyguard, which tries to be fun, Ingrid Goes West, a timely caution, and Nocturama’s musings on revolution or is it terrorism?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/lucky-logan-step-and-dave-made-maze-late-summer-fun-movies-and-dash-uplift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Adam Driver Aubrey Plaza Channing Tatum Daniel Craig Dave Made a Maze Elizabeth Olsen Hillary Swank Ingrid Goes West Logan Lucky New Movies Nocturama Peter Mansbridge Revolution Ryan Reynolds Samuel L. Jackson Social Media Step Stephen Soderbergh terrorism The Hitman’s Bodyguard urban blacks Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:17:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23623 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Family dysfunction in The Glass Castle and contrasting aboriginal lives in Wind River and Rumble http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/family-dysfunction-glass-castle-and-contrasting-aboriginal-lives-wind-river-and Also a rare peek inside a Hasidic enclave, anguish over infidelity in New York and mild scares from a haunted doll<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/family-dysfunction-glass-castle-and-contrasting-aboriginal-lives-wind-river-and" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies aboriginal music Annabella Brie Larson Edie Falco Elizabeth Olsen Graham Greene Hasidic community haunted doll indians Jenny Slate Jeremy Renner John Turturro landline Menashe New Movies Nut Job 2 Rumble The Glass Castle Wind River Woody Harrelson Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:33:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23620 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Racist police in Detroit, Al Gore undeterred in his Inconvenient Sequel and Coogan and Brydon on the road again http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/racist-police-detroit-al-gore-undeterred-his-inconvenient-sequel-and-coogan-and Also Stephen King’s Dark Tower, classy Moka from France, fantasy with Brigsby Bear and up close with the Wiki Leaks guy in Risk<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/racist-police-detroit-al-gore-undeterred-his-inconvenient-sequel-and-coogan-and" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Also Stephen King’s Dark Tower classy Moka from France fantasy with Brigsby Bear and up close with the Wiki Leaks guy in Risk Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:48:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23614 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Women of various types, in Atomic Blonde, Lady Macbeth and a typical film noir http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/women-various-types-atomic-blonde-lady-macbeth-and-typical-film-noir Also a film series about faith and transcendence visits traditional healers in the Amazon and blares against noise pollution everywhere<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/women-various-types-atomic-blonde-lady-macbeth-and-typical-film-noir" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Atomic Blonde Charlize Theron faith Film noir hallucinogens In Pursuit of Silence James McAvoy Lady Macbeth New Movies Night Editor noise pollution religion Russian novel traditional healing Women in Film Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:51:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23610 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Spectacular scenes at Dunkirk, poignant fantasy in A Ghost Story and movie treasures found in Dawson City http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/spectacular-scenes-dunkirk-poignant-fantasy-ghost-story-and-movie-treasures-found Also Marion Cotillard goes sexy in her latest film and Sikh history is corrected in The Black Prince<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/spectacular-scenes-dunkirk-poignant-fantasy-ghost-story-and-movie-treasures-found" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies A Ghost Story boomtown Casey Affleck Christopher Nolan Dawson City Dunkirk fantasy From the Land of the Moon gold rush India Kenneth Brannagh Marion Cotillard New Movies Queen Victoria Rooney Mara sex urges Sikh history silent films The Black Prince The Punjab war movies Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:26:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23608 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com