Volkmar Richter Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/160 en More X-Men, another Alice fantasy and two films about the status of women http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/more-x-men-another-alice-fantasy-and-two-films-about-status-women There are five of these “smaller” films: Love & Friendship, Sunset Song, The Boy and the Beast, Truman and Borealis<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/more-x-men-another-alice-fantasy-and-two-films-about-status-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Alice Through the Looking Glass Borealis gambling addict Helena Bonham Carter Japanese animation Johnny Depp Kate Beckinsale Love & Friendship Marvel Comics New Movies Sasha Baron Cohen scotland sequels Spain Sunset Song The Boy and the Beast Truman Winnipeg X-Men Apocalypse Fri, 27 May 2016 14:10:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22765 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Tilda’s Bigger Splash, Ryan and Russell's Nice Guys comic turn and Vancouver’s animation of The Angry Birds http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/tilda-s-bigger-splash-ryan-and-russells-nice-guys-comic-turn-and-vancouver-s Also an Icelandic comedy, anarchy in a U.K. apartment building, ordeals of a math genius and three movies I haven’t seen<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/tilda-s-bigger-splash-ryan-and-russells-nice-guys-comic-turn-and-vancouver-s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies A Bigger Splash Angry Birds Dev Patel High-Rise Jeremy Irons mathematics Neighbors 2 New Movies Nice Guys Ralph Fiennes Rams Russell Crowe Ryan Gosling Seth Rogen The Man Who Knew Infinity Tilda Swinton Vancouver animation video games Fri, 20 May 2016 10:56:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22759 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com George Clooney’s take on Wall Street, Dheepan’s refugee act and four more DOXA picks http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/george-clooney-s-take-wall-street-dheepan-s-refugee-act-and-four-more-doxa-picks &nbsp; We’ve got two new films in town plus more to see at DOXA and if that’s not enough consider these: It’s Friday the 13th and if that calls for some horror entertainment here are two...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/george-clooney-s-take-wall-street-dheepan-s-refugee-act-and-four-more-doxa-picks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Dheepan Downtown Eastside DOXA france George Clooney government surveillance hostages immigration Julia Roberts Money Monster natives New Movies quack doctor refugees Syrian migrants That Ballad of Oppenheimer Park TV business Wall Street Whistleblower Fri, 13 May 2016 13:25:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22743 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Captain America's fight, Susan Sarandon as a meddling mother and DOXA's documentaries http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/captain-americas-fight-susan-sarandon-meddling-mother-and-doxas-documentaries Also a promiscuous Natasha and high tension in Disorder<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/captain-americas-fight-susan-sarandon-meddling-mother-and-doxas-documentaries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Captain America: Civil War Chris Evans Diane Kruger disorder documentaries DOXA Marvel Comics Matthias Schoenaerts mothers Natasha New Movies Paris Post traumatic stress Robert Downey Jr. Rose Byrne Russian immigrants Scarlett Johansson Susan Sarandon The Meddler Toronto Fri, 06 May 2016 13:37:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22728 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Growing up on Sing Street; floundering on Mother’s Day and a sneak peak at one oddball DOXA film http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/growing-sing-street-floundering-mother-s-day-and-sneak-peak-one-oddball-doxa-film But there’s more: a drag queen singing, a conflicted detective, a Maori chess teacher, a hot comedy duo and a video game’s move to the big screen <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/growing-sing-street-floundering-mother-s-day-and-sneak-peak-one-oddball-doxa-film" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies 80s nostalgia animated sci fi Cuba DOXA drag performers Ireland Jennifer Aniston Julia Roberts Keanu modern film noir Mother’s Day New Movies Ratchet & Clank Sing Street The Dark Horse Too Late VIVA Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:31:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22710 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Huntsman without Snow White, celebrities at a fashion gala and the latest from two stars we like http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/huntsman-without-snow-white-celebrities-fashion-gala-and-latest-two-stars-we &nbsp; It’s not too early to think about DOXA, the documentary festival that starts on May 5. You’ll need time because there’s lots to read in the catalogue that’s now out and available at JJ Bean...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/huntsman-without-snow-white-celebrities-fashion-gala-and-latest-two-stars-we" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies A Hologram for the King Celebrities Charlize Theron Emily Blunt fairy tales fashion as art globalization Hello My Name is Doris Liam Hemsworth New Movies recession Sally Field Saudi Arabia seniors The First Monday in May The Huntsman Winter’s War Tom Hanks Fri, 22 Apr 2016 13:50:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22684 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Reviews: The Jungle Book, Criminal, and two fine Canadian films http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/reviews-jungle-book-criminal-and-two-fine-canadian-films Also films about jazz legend Miles Davis, gun talk in a Barbershop and ethical dilemmas from Romania and Denmark<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/reviews-jungle-book-criminal-and-two-fine-canadian-films" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Also films about jazz legend Miles Davis gun talk in a Barbershop and ethical dilemmas from Romania and Denmark Fri, 15 Apr 2016 15:37:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22659 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Boss is crass and Everybody Wants Some pleases but Hank Williams gets a bland bio pic http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/boss-crass-and-everybody-wants-some-pleases-hank-williams-gets-bland-bio-pic Also a thriller from Argentina, The Clan, a strange form of recovery from grief, Demolition, and a rigorous look at right-wing media, The Brainwashing of My Dad<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/boss-crass-and-everybody-wants-some-pleases-hank-williams-gets-bland-bio-pic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Argentina biography college life country music Demolition Everybody Wants Some Fox News Hank Williams I Saw the Light Jake Gyllenhaal Jean-Marc Vallée Melissa McCarthy Naomi Watts New Movies Richard Linklater right-wing media The Boss The Clan Tom Hiddleston Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:14:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22637 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Smart sci-fi in Midnight Special, Spike Lee’s gun rant in Chi-Raq and a Thai mystery http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/smart-sci-fi-midnight-special-spike-lee-s-gun-rant-chi-raq-and-thai-mystery Also a charming comedy from Quebec and a women’s rights story from Turkey <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/smart-sci-fi-midnight-special-spike-lee-s-gun-rant-chi-raq-and-thai-mystery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Also a charming comedy from Quebec and a women’s rights story from Turkey Fri, 01 Apr 2016 15:18:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22612 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Batman v Superman, drones making war in Eye in the Sky and a second Big Fat Greek Wedding http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/batman-v-superman-drones-making-war-eye-sky-and-second-big-fat-greek-wedding Plus a jazz casualty, Beethoven’s 9th and angst in Hollywood and on the mating chase<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/batman-v-superman-drones-making-war-eye-sky-and-second-big-fat-greek-wedding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Alan Rickman Amy Adams Batman v Superman Beethoven’s 9th Symphony Ben Affleck Born to be Blue Chet Baker Christian Bale Colin Farrell comic book heroes drone warfare Ethan Hawke Eye in the Sky Helen Mirren Henry Cavill Knight of Cups mating rituals My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 New Movies Rachel Weisz Terrence Malick The Lobster The Ode to Joy Fri, 25 Mar 2016 13:14:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 22595 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com