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Earthly Delights: Other-Worldly
New vs old in Birds of Passage; an easy look at a killer...
Your numerology cycles March 16–31
Red on red at Vimy Ridge
Butoh on the brink of The Singularity
Watching that new female super hero, more women in film and...
À la recherche de Mom perdue
"Come from Away" comes home via BAC
"39 Steps" -- farce and frisson
Your numerology cycles March 1–15
Reviews: Sweet Virginia is noirish, The Dancer, flashy, and two films on Indigenous issues
Also what a Big Time architect is doing locally and three more good ones from the European Union Film Festival
Dec 1st, 2017
Three Billboards, a must see, plus rumpled Denzel strutting his stuff and Pixar’s new one
Also, Dickens writing a classic, two road trips, one bitter, one whimsical, and new films from most of the European Union Countries. Guess which one is missing.
Nov 24th, 2017
Films with a pre-Rebel James Dean, Tom Hardy as twin gangsters and a future queen at play
Also corruption in Russia, resisting oppression in Iran and new movies from Europe and Vancouver
Dec 4th, 2015
A third Hunger Games, a second feature by Tommy Lee Jones and two special series
Jennifer Lawrence is poised to own the box office with her latest Hunger Games installment
Nov 20th, 2014
Hunger Games thrills again, Short Term 12 astounds, The Book Thief adequate
Jennifer Lawrence shines once more in the second Hunger Games movie.
Nov 22nd, 2013
Howl with James Franco as Allen Ginsberg and a batch of new films from Europe
James Franco is a young Allen Ginsberg in the story of his infamous poem Howl. (Read more)
Dec 3rd, 2010
The Woman with the 5 Elephants
Visually, the film is stunning, but even more striking is its intimacy, a testimony to Vadim Jendreyko's ability to earn and maintain the trust of his subject.
Nov 29th, 2010
Waste Land, Vision and a Festival of new films from Europe
Can art change people? Waste Land asks the question but does it deliver? (read more)
Nov 26th, 2010