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Incredible superhero home life, remembering Mr. Rogers and...
Women on an elaborate heist, farm work by women while the...
A sailing yarn for summer; a parson’s turn to social...
Your numerology cycles June 1–15
Han Solo’s back story, a style maven’s triumph and a small...
"Les Filles Du Roi" shines spotlight on...
Deadpool jokes again; Jane Fonda reads in Book Club, and...
Your numerology cycles May 16–31
Godsboffins! "Platonic Promiscuity"
To Hell and back. And back. And back.
Incredible superhero home life, remembering Mr. Rogers and a teenager’s rule-choked Iran
Also a best-selling mystery from Italy and the return of blaxploitation with Superfly
Women on an elaborate heist, farm work by women while the men are off to war and a modern gothic horror
A sailing yarn for summer; a parson’s turn to social responsibility and a quest for true love by an older woman
Han Solo’s back story, a style maven’s triumph and a small festival of indie films
"Les Filles Du Roi" shines spotlight on Indigenous history
May 22nd, 2018
“A lot of people have never heard the stories. They don't know some of these histories, especially when we're looking so far back.”
Deadpool jokes again; Jane Fonda reads in Book Club, and two modern icons explain their missions
Also: an artist’s intense struggles, two gay love stories and a bad doggie.
May 18th, 2018
Annette Bening does Chekov, Melissa McCarthy goes back to college and DOXA offers up another gem
Or you could catch a colorful and bloody revenge thriller and a cryptic Alberta gothic
May 10th, 2018
Finding help for a new mother, battling a rich creep and cruising the big issues in DOXA’s documentaries
May 3rd, 2018
A whole mob of Avengers, a master horse handler and a look-ahead to DOXA and Harry Rankin
Also: Joan of Arc as you’ve never seen her before, unruly Caravaggio, creepy doings at a commune and an urgent call to save the earth
Apr 26th, 2018
Joaquin’s raging revenge, Amy’s fight against body shaming and a different boy-and-horse yarn
Also surveillance in a love story, a speculation on a Canadian indigenous mystery, Supertroopers making jokes about Canada and a mistep into the spy genre by Wim Wenders
Apr 20th, 2018
Another big one for The Rock, Jon Hamm’s dip into Middle Eastern strife and drama in and after residential schools
Also a calming visit to a Buddhist retreat, a legendary tennis match and seniors proclaiming “It’s never too late.”
Apr 12th, 2018
Emily Blunt in a scary Quiet Place; Jason Clarke as hapless Ted Kennedy and soldiers turning bitter in World War I
Also bizarre encounters with an eccentric artist and reviving a girl’s volleyball team after tragedy
Apr 5th, 2018
Your numerology cycles April 1–15
Apr 2nd, 2018
A dog lover’s cinematic delight, Spielberg’s dip back into the 1980s and another expose of a financial racket
Also the emotional life story of a BC slam poet, and three new films from France (one about the country our peacekeepers are going to)
Mar 29th, 2018
Three very good films reviewed: The Death of Stalin, Foxtrot and Unsane
And good or bad, these others: Sherlock Gnomes, Pacific Rim Uprising, Young Karl Marx, Paradox, Madame. Plus two merely mentioned
Mar 23rd, 2018