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Joaquin’s raging revenge, Amy’s fight against body shaming and a different boy-and-horse yarn
Also surveillance in a love story, a speculation on a Canadian indigenous mystery, Supertroopers making jokes about Canada and a mistep into the spy genre by Wim Wenders
Apr 20th, 2018
Montreal reporter turns camera on men following sexually explicit comments
A Montreal reporter puts two men in hot seat after making sexually explicit remarks about her on camera.
Jun 5th, 2015
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
Multilingual Canadian star Cristina Rosato on the rise
A new, charismatic performer is making a name for herself in the entertainment industry as a versatile performer with a number of desirable skills under her belt.
Apr 3rd, 2013
More than 500 dogs seized from Quebec puppy mill in shocking case of animal abuse
In a case of animal cruelty echoing that of the sled dog culling in Whistler last year, a disturbing case of large-scale animal abuse has been uncovered in Quebec. The Canadian Press...
Sep 17th, 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
Inside the Chilean miners' miracle at Vancouver Latin American Film Festival
Beyond the Miracle is a glimpse on the 33 miners that were trapped in a Chilean mine last year.
Sep 6th, 2011
Public transit viewed as 'inconvenient'; just 12% take train or bus: StatsCan
In Vancouver, transit users take 20 minutes more than drivers to get to work.
Aug 24th, 2011
Prince and Kate do Canada
Prince William and Katie Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, make their way across the pond in approximately one week.
Jun 22nd, 2011
Stanley Cup Canucks win will be bigger than Olympic gold medal win, fans say
As Vancouver gears for Game 7 in the Stanley Cup playoffs, fans say a Canucks win at Rogers Arena tonight will lead to celebrations larger than those of the 2010 Olympics. Victory feels so...
Jun 15th, 2011