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Movie reviews: Monsieur Lazhar,The Grey, newspaper films and Bollywood hit Agneepath

Monsieur Lazhar, our Oscar contender, takes an emotional look inside a modern classroom.

Christmas fashion guide: dresses for every occasion

Glitter, lace, and floor-sweeping gowns: from the ballroom to the office, VO has you covered for Christmas fashion.

Comic superstar Russell Peters edging into more serious roles

Canada's favourite funnyman aims to lay a little hurtin' on his acting resume.

Secretariat and Buried top a short line up of new films this week

Diane Lane is the owner who discovered a triple crown-winner in the horse racing movie, Secretariat. (read more)