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Cronenberg slams Hollywood, Nightcrawler slams TV news, a folk tale from Japan charms all
And Kiera Knightley stalls her growing up in Seattle
Oct 31st, 2014
Rampart DVD/Blu-Ray Review
Woody Harrelson descends into hell in Rampart.
May 10th, 2012
Festival Cinemas president Leonard Schein brings more than great films to Vancouver
Festival Cinemas president Leonard Schein has helped shape Vancouver culture over the years, and sets an example for others by giving back to the community.
Apr 15th, 2012
Caine's cardboard arcade: nine-year-old's amazing project raises $100,000
Caine Monroy, a nine-year-old with an exceptional imagination, has won over hearts around the world with his elaborate cardboard arcade.
Apr 12th, 2012
The Three Musketeers, A Better Life, Martha Marcy May Marlene and four other new films opening this week and next
Alexandre Dumas wouldn’t recognize his classic tale, but The (new) Three Musketeers is campy fun
Oct 15th, 2011
Exotic food trucks making inroads -- despite all the rules
Vancouver made the street-food rules straightforward. Montreal and Toronto? Not so much.
The Canadian Press
Sep 6th, 2011
Comic superstar Russell Peters edging into more serious roles
Canada's favourite funnyman aims to lay a little hurtin' on his acting resume.
Sep 2nd, 2011
Canada's Underground Railroad for dogs
Two dogs, one a Jack Russell and the other a Corgi-Chihuahua crossbreed, sat in cramped dark cages, awaiting certain death by lethal injection that would stop their hearts and breathing, their date...
Aug 9th, 2011
Flying Lotus' Moon Festival Fortune Sound Club show
What really went on during last week's Moon Festival...
Sep 26th, 2010