Movies

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

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...

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"?

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 ...

Fabulous events to end the world this week in Vancouver, BC

If the world's ending, end it in style with these awesome events.

Shrek vs the Prince of Persia

They're both good fun, and what's not to like about that?

When the Cheating Ex-Husband Resurfaces with Romance in His Eyes: Quel Horreur!

I found myself thinking, no, not him again.

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.

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...

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.