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Your numerology cycles December 16–31
Wise talk by The Two Popes; a media circus for Richard...
Greek tragedy goes modern with Antigone, black family life...
Your numerology cycles December 1–15
Out-of-the-box Xmas fare
A scary Marriage Story, a classy Knives Out murder mystery...
Photos: Thievery Corporation Babylon Falling tour hits...
Dance first. Think later...
Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers; Elsa and friends in Frozen II and...
Volkmar Richter reviews new movies opening in Vancouver on Fridays.
God, Angels and Science are Big this Week But a Black and White Award Winner Outdoes them All
Fear and trouble in a German village may or may not foreshadow fascism but it makes for a compelling movie. The White Ribbon is the best of this week’s very diverse offerings. (Read more)
Jan 22nd, 2010
God, Angels, and Science are Big this Week but a Black and White Award Winner Outdoes them All
In two separate movies this week, Paul Bettany turns against God. He’s an angel refusing his orders in one, and Charles Darwin writing to demote him in the other. Maybe you prefer Harrison Ford as a r
Jan 22nd, 2010
Crazy Heart is the One To See...Eli, A Spy, and Those Lovely Bones Can Wait
Great work by Jeff Bridges and lesser efforts by Denzel Washington, Jackie Chan and Peter Jackson arrive in theatres today. (Read more)
Jan 15th, 2010
Leap Year, Youth in Revolt, Daybreakers Lead the Week’s New Movies for Jan. 8
In the mood for a pleasant romantic comedy? Amy Adams has one for you. Michael Cera tries. And for big laughs try the Yes Men. They deliver outrageously. (Read more)
Jan 8th, 2010
Nine, It’s Complicated, a New Sherlock Holmes and a Final Act from Heath Ledger Arrive in Theatres: This Week’s Big New movies
Daniel Day-Lewis sings. Meryl Streep gets a bit raunchy. And Heath Ledger’s last work arrives with a little help from three of his friends. It’s Christmas at the movies. (Read more)
Dec 25th, 2009
Avatar, The Young Victoria and Penelope Cruz: This Week’s Big New Movies
It’s that time of year. So many good movies arrive just as we’re so busy with the holidays. James Cameron, Emily Blunt, Penelope Cruz and even Hugh Grant with Sarah Jessica Parker want to entertain yo
Dec 18th, 2009
Up In the Air, Invictus and The Princess and the Frog Are This Week's Big New Movies
Star power is big this week. George Clooney, Matt Damon, Morgan Freeman, Zac Efron and even a fictional Orson Welles are on the big screen. (Read more)
Dec 11th, 2009
Brothers, Pippa Lee, and Red Cliff Open in Vancouver Theatres Today: New Movies for Dec. 4th
War is big in the movies this week. And also re-makes, both into and out of English. But take a moment to consider a splendid acting turn by Robin Wright Penn. (Read More)
Dec 4th, 2009
Precious, Kurbaan, Mr. Fox, The Road: Movies Opening in Vancouver on Nov. 27
You want grim? It’s here this week, more than once. There’s also droll, frivolous, heartfelt and a slick but thoughtful thriller from Bollywood. (Read more)
Nov 27th, 2009
The Twilight Saga, The Blind Side, and The Bad Lieutenant Top New Movies for Nov. 20
Did you know that Sandra Bullock, Nicolas Cage and even Paul Watson have new movies out this week? They're there alright, behind a certain little vampire romance (Read on)
Nov 19th, 2009