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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
Reviews of the new Star Wars movie, The Danish Girl, Sisters and Youth
Also three at the VanCity Theatre for fans of movies, modern art or animation
Dec 17th, 2015
This is 40, The Guilt Trip and Jack Reacher are just OK: A Late Quartet and Rust and Bone shine
Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann are worried about aging in This is 40.
Dec 21st, 2012
The Avengers, Darling Companion, Headwinds and DOXA documentary reviews
Ironman, Captain America and four superhero buddies hit the big screen hard in Marvel’s The Avengers.
May 4th, 2012
Poet George Bowering talks baseball
The official Loudmouth Fan of the Vancouver Canadians keeps the season alive -- George Bowering offers up a beer and a dog and a damn good baseball story.
Nov 2nd, 2011
Kid full of dreams forty years on
Integrity intact, Roy Forbes is still rockin'.
Sep 13th, 2011
What is the blackberry?
Free food - take a ramble through the brambles and come home with a taste of summer.
Sep 6th, 2011
All about beards
To shave or not to shave -- that is the question.
Aug 28th, 2011
The Zen of ironing
There’s no point in denying it. My family has known for some time, so you might as well too. I love to iron. The smell of crisp clean cotton under steam. The challenges of placquets, darts, tucks...
Jun 22nd, 2011
The Good Old Hockey Game
Two minutes to catch your breath, old timer! Geezers relive their glory days on the ice.
May 3rd, 2011