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The real story of the Canadian-Iran caper; Atom Egoyan’s take on the West Memphis 3 and I, Frankenstein
Ken Taylor on the Iran Hostage crisis, as well as three legally-railroaded teens and a new version of Frankenstein’s monster lead the new films this week
Jan 24th, 2014
The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of the 2013 Oscars
Seth MacFarlane was a superb host, but the overall ceremony was lacking.
Feb 25th, 2013
Argo vs. Lincoln, Wreck-It Ralph vs. Brave and Amour vs Rebelle: My Oscar guesses
Argo’s version of the Canadian caper has stepped up over Lincoln as the favorite for best picture, say most of the Oscar pundits
Feb 19th, 2013
Lincoln earns 12 Oscar nominations. Canada’s Rebelle still in the running too.
Lincoln leads the Oscar race, Life of Pi is second. But there are more than a few surprises among the nominations.
Jan 10th, 2013
The Master, Argo and Lincoln are in my top 10 movies of the year
Philip Seymour Hoffman is The Master and Joaquin Phoenix his newest disciple in my choice for best film of the year. There's also a definite worst movie of 2012.
Dec 28th, 2012
A terrific Argo by Ben Affleck, plus Seven Psychopaths, Sinister, and Antiviral: reviews
Ben Affleck in Argo. He heads to Iran for the rest of the Canadian Caper story.
Oct 12th, 2012