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More streaming ideas take you to Brazil, low-life China and two Jesse Eisenberg films
As well as a cleverly-plotted trip to Barcelona thanks to Netflix
Mar 27th, 2020
1917: a must-see, Just Mercy, a should-see, and Underwater, a don’t-bother
But do check out three others making a welcome return from last fall’s film festival
Jan 9th, 2020
Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a daffy Ronaldo clone
And more: a guitar maker keeps the old ways, a banned Iranian filmmaker carries on, pre-World War I tremors in Europe, the underclass in Brazil and thoughts on fidelity in Toronto
Apr 5th, 2019
Political lobbyists in America, a French woman re-building her life and two critical swipes at China
Also serious music for a rough neighborhood in Brazil in The Violin Teacher
Dec 8th, 2016
Apes rampage, Keira Knightley sings and Roger Ebert gets a review of his own life
And also note the return of two master directors: Bertolucci and Jodorowsky
Jul 11th, 2014
The past is back in Jurassic Park 3D, Lore, Ginger and Rosa, Evil Dead and Miami Connection
The dinosaurs are back, big and scary as ever in a 20-year-old movie that stands up well.
Apr 5th, 2013
Vancouver Latin American Film Festival opens today
The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival (VLAFF) celebrates its 10th year (August 31- September 9th) not only marking a milestone, also its growth through the years bringing an array of selected,...
Aug 29th, 2012
The Dark Knight Rises and almost wows, Trishna fumbles a classic and Beasts of the Southern Wild may just be one
Christian Bale as The Dark Knight broods, sulks and finally swoops onto screens all over.
Jul 20th, 2012
Tar sands vs. entire nations
Which is larger: potential tar sands emissions or all the past emissions from China? From India? From 150 nations combined? New chart says...
Mar 12th, 2012
MC Hammer tweets love for Justin Bieber
Hammer challenges anyone that mocks his Belieber status to step outside. Sadly, no takers yet.
Dec 6th, 2011