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Los Angeles

Cronenberg slams Hollywood, Nightcrawler slams TV news, a folk tale from Japan charms all

And Kiera Knightley stalls her growing up in Seattle

Rampart DVD/Blu-Ray Review

Woody Harrelson descends into hell in Rampart.

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.

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.

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

Exotic food trucks making inroads -- despite all the rules

Vancouver made the street-food rules straightforward. Montreal and Toronto? Not so much.

Comic superstar Russell Peters edging into more serious roles

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

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...

Flying Lotus' Moon Festival Fortune Sound Club show

What really went on during last week's Moon Festival...