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Five movies about women and a Johnny Depp dud
Julianne Moore, Marion Cotillard and Jennifer Lopez star in three of the new movies with women’s stories.
Jan 23rd, 2015
Robert Redford a triumph in All is Lost
Robert Redford finds deep trouble sailing a leaky boat in All Is Lost.
Oct 24th, 2013
Iron Man 3 wows; Still Mine charms and DOXA documentaries stir the pot
It’s Iron Man 3 but for Robert Downey Jr. that’s four flights now as the Marvel Comics character; and his best.
May 2nd, 2013
Vancouver Board of Trade chair talks money, police, philanthropy and Ellen DeGeneres
Wendy Lisogar-Cocchia knows commerce in this city. The hotelier, spa magnate and Vancouver Board of Trade chair talked to VO about business leadership, public safety – and her secrets to success.
David P. Ball
Feb 3rd, 2012
Country Strong, Season of the Witch and On Tour
The world of country music is scrutinized once again as Gwyneth Paltrow makes like Patsy Taylor and LeAnn in Country Strong. (read more)
Jan 7th, 2011
Iron Man 2, the expected blockbuster, opens along with a cheeky look at street art and a major documentary festival
Mickey Rourke is the latest danger Iron Man has to face. But there's also the curse of the sequel. How's that going for him? (Read more)
May 7th, 2010