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New vs old in Birds of Passage; an easy look at a killer...
Your numerology cycles March 16–31
Red on red at Vimy Ridge
Butoh on the brink of The Singularity
Watching that new female super hero, more women in film and...
À la recherche de Mom perdue
"Come from Away" comes home via BAC
"39 Steps" -- farce and frisson
Volkmar Richter reviews new movies opening in Vancouver on Fridays.
New Movies for September 18th, 2009
The drought has eased. Leftovers are over. The films that arrived today are truly new and at least one, maybe two or three, are very good. (Read more)
Oct 2nd, 2009
New Movies For Sept 11
Where's Kate? Where's Carrie? Is Elijah any better at choosing his films? Or maybe you prefer an altogether different quest, by a young Buddhist. (read more)
Sep 10th, 2009
VIFF Announces More Films For This Year
The high-profile opening gala movie at this year's Vancouver International Film Festival is .... A Shine of Rainbows. It's said to be about "acceptance, kindness and the healing power of...
Sep 9th, 2009
New movies for September 4
It’s like the end of a season sale. Smaller films and studio leftovers get a late summer shot at finding an audience. We just have to search through them extra carefully. (Read more)
Sep 3rd, 2009
New movies for August 28
One more hit of Woodstock? Yes, there’s a light and friendly sidebar to the big festival at the top of the list this week. After that, things get serious. (Read more)
Aug 26th, 2009
The new movies for August 21
Three versions of reality lead off the movies opening today: real facts in a documentary, biting satire and history by Tarantino. (Read more).
Aug 20th, 2009
This week’s new movies for Aug 14
A Vancouver-based filmmaker this week gets a major launch onto the world stage – and beyond. Today’s lead review explains why. Plus, there’s a wide variety in the many other new films. (Read...
Aug 13th, 2009
This week’s new movies for August 7
Food and music top the list this week. Enjoy them while you can because there’s different stuff down below. Unease, fear, world weary men and one very conflicted priest. (Read more).
Aug 6th, 2009
This week's new movies
Seth Rogen and Adam Sandler together at last. It’s fun for them and maybe a good career move but a only mixed bag of a movie for us. Your alternatives this week include a great deal of suspense and...
Jul 31st, 2009
New Movies for July 24, 2009
Two romantic comedies go head to head this week: one very good, the other bad. There’s also a smaller tussle by movies about music and a thought or two about children.
Jul 23rd, 2009