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Tarantino’s Hollywood vision, one President who was stopped and women who demand to sail
Also: how propaganda really works, an old man’s dreams of space travel and this year’s film noir opener
Jul 25th, 2019
Survival and revenge in The Revenant, Italian films old and new and Canada’s 10 Best
Also a horror thriller that loses its way in The Forest
Jan 7th, 2016
Canadian government takes legal action against Alberta First Nation famous for battling oil sands
Athabasca Chipewyan among six First Nations being taken to court for defying a government order to publish audited financial statements online.
Dec 9th, 2014
Pull Together: Indigenous leadership shows the way forward to fight climate change
Indigenous leaders are showing the way forward, while a new campaign, Pull Together, invites British Columbians to put reconciliation into action.
Sep 22nd, 2014
Leonardo DiCaprio and Darren Aronofsky receive gift of moccasins in remote Fort Chip
Leonardo Di Caprio's car drove into town and the megastar jumped out and walked straight to the banks of the Athabasca Lake. He took in the beauty. A small group consisting of chiefs and...
Linda Solomon Wood
Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
Aug 22nd, 2014
New holiday movies include The Wolf of Wall Street, Mandela and Inside Llewyn Davis
Leonardo DiCaprio leads the pack this week as a shady stockbroker living the high life.
Dec 23rd, 2013
The Great Gatsby parties wild, Blackbird finds paranoia and jail, Kon-Tiki re-creates a perilous ocean voyage
Leonardo DiCaprio is the upward-climbing nouveau riche The Great Gatsby
May 9th, 2013
Reviews of Titanic 3-D, American Reunion, The Salt of Life and The Moth Diaries
The king of the world is back on the Titanic. So is Rose, now with an added dimension.
Apr 6th, 2012
Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively take it to another level
Apartment shopping: because it's been a month.
Nov 25th, 2011
J. Edgar, Immortals, Margin Call, Adam Sandler’s latest and two timely studies of war
Clint Eastwood and Leonardo DiCaprio give us a different view of J. Edgar Hoover, the long-time FBI boss. (Read more)
Nov 11th, 2011