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Your numerology cycles: April
Magic reelism: smoke & mirrors
Rx for youngsters: Take physic, pomp
Two good kids films (though one is better for adults) and...
"Never the Last," a virtuosic séance
A rock and a hard place
Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a...
Notes on the revised Dumbo; some worthy Canadian films and...
Penelope Cruz sends up movie people and a bit of politics in The Queen of Spain, one of my VIFF picks
Also: Arty types get their due in The Square and Western finds today’s European colonialism
Oct 3rd, 2017
How to make a movie with a little help from your friends
About two years ago, Ross Munro and his wife María were juggling their work-schedules, their shooting-schedule and their crew’s schedules in order to complete the final scenes of A Legacy of Whining...
Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
Mar 28th, 2016
Kick Ass female characters don't get the credit they deserve
While "Kick Ass 2" shows that women can be powerful characters, it falls short by taking center stage away from them. Should "Kick Ass" really be named "Hit Girl"?
Sep 17th, 2013
How to end the year, if not the world, in style: sweet events in Vancouver this week-end
Naughty? Nice? Do not think twice - check out Bee Vancity event picks for a decent price ...
Dec 20th, 2012
Fabulous events to end the world this week in Vancouver, BC
If the world's ending, end it in style with these awesome events.
Dec 13th, 2012
Shrek vs the Prince of Persia
They're both good fun, and what's not to like about that?
Jun 16th, 2010
When the Cheating Ex-Husband Resurfaces with Romance in His Eyes: Quel Horreur!
I found myself thinking, no, not him again.
Jan 3rd, 2010
The New Movies in Vancouver for Oct 23
There are 10 movies worth discussing this week, including some early Halloween scares (we'll get to those later) and several portraits of willful women to get us started.
Oct 23rd, 2009
Vancouver "Twihards" Swoon, as Twilight Tween Hearthrob Spotted in Steveston
Twihards around the world have turned their attention to Vancouver as Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and the Twilight team shoot Eclipse, the third film in the...
Oct 19th, 2009
VIFF Picks for Day 9
Family tales, some grim, some happy, and one by Francis Ford Coppola, are big today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.
Oct 9th, 2009