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Justin Bieber, The Eagle, Gnomeo and Juliet, Just Go With It and two youthful visits to Europe
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never is like a backstage pass to hang out with the most famous Canadian on earth. (read more)
Feb 11th, 2011
Megamind vs Skyline
Conspiracy theory: if you look close enough at pretty much any two things, you can find some sort of connection: take the movies Megamind and Skyline. One is animation, has an antagonist that'...
Nov 20th, 2010
Easy A, The Town, Alpha and Omega, Cole, Devil, The Virginity Hit, plus Tati, the genius
Two teen comedies arrive on the same weekend. Emma Stone stars in Easy A, the better one (by far). (Read more)
Sep 17th, 2010
I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors
It was completely arresting and so innovative with its narrative and take on these issues.
Sep 16th, 2010
The American, Going the Distance, Life During Wartime, Machete and two gems at the VanCity Theatre arrive
George Clooney doesn’t say much as The American, a killer hiding out in Italy. But watch those facial expressions and those eyes. ( and read more)
Sep 3rd, 2010
Pixar opens Canadian studio in Vancouver
Pixar opened a studio in Gastown yesterday. In the video below, Premier Gordon Campbell gets very excited about it...names "thousands and thousands of talented people" in Vancouver who will...
Linda Solomon Wood
Apr 21st, 2010
Miley Cyrus, clashing titans and a bunch of plastic toys are new in theatres
For this Easter, should you be looking up some pre-Christian Gods? Liam Neeson plays one in the week’s biggest new film. (read more)
Apr 1st, 2010
A Different Ben Stiller, a Rockin’ Neil Young and How to Train a Dragon Are New in Theatres, But Don’t Forget Mother
A kids' tale about dragons and Vikings, an obsessive Korean mother, a moping Ben Stiller or Neil Young on Stage. What a week for good movie choices. (Read more)
Mar 26th, 2010
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