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Disney wildlife times two, a blast at American politics and...
Your numerology cycles April 1–15
More streaming ideas take you to Brazil, low-life China and...
Movie theatres are shut down, so what’s streaming?
Your numerology cycles March 16–31
Three women lead off a long line-up of new movies in town
Pixar’s new one, Onward, new laughs from Greed and a new...
Your numerology cycles March 1–15
Ordinary Love, superb, three superior Canadian films and...
The Call of the Wild re-made again, a festival of strong...
Savoring three good ones: Parasite’s class consciousness, going mad in The Lighthouse and The Boss singing his new album Western Stars
Also: catching up with Monos and checklisting horror films for Halloween
Oct 24th, 2019
Judy Garland revived; a yeti wonderfully animated and more picks to see at VIFF
Including three superior Canadian films, two men acting up a storm in a lighthouse and another visit with 12 now long-time friends
Sep 27th, 2019
Notable films for Easter, Canada and Earth Day
And more, including a shocking space trip, a teen talent hunt, an appreciation of The Little Prince and a Latin American tale long used to keep children in line
Apr 18th, 2019
A shiny new Robert Pattinson, a skewed Bruce Lee and some not-for-kids animation
Also sharing dad’s mistress, watching an inspirational teacher and learning some BC hippie history
Aug 24th, 2017
Searching for a Lost City, eyeing the wildlife of China, honoring the guru of better cities
And there’s more: friends and monsters connect long distance, wartime feelings that don’t go away and the real life of drug addicts
Apr 20th, 2017
Films with a pre-Rebel James Dean, Tom Hardy as twin gangsters and a future queen at play
Also corruption in Russia, resisting oppression in Iran and new movies from Europe and Vancouver
Dec 4th, 2015
Lincoln’s history lesson,Twilight’s energetic exit and Chasing Ice’s climate change testimony
Two big films for two audiences: the fifth Twilight for young people; Lincoln for the adults.
Nov 16th, 2012
Cosmopolis, Prometheus, Madagascar 3, The Intouchables and more films now playing
Robert Pattinson like you’ve never seen him before in Cosmopolis, David Cronenberg’s view of modern finance.
Jun 7th, 2012
Young stars receive Birks Canadian Diamond award at Cannes Film Festival
Canadian actresses Sarah Gadon and Emily Hampshire were recognized last week as rising stars by Telefilm Canada and Birks Diamonds.
May 30th, 2012
Twilight Breaking Dawn, Melancholia, Buck and other new movies in Vancouver
Virgins on the verge no more. Marriage and its aftermath for Edward and Bella in the fourth Twilight film (read more)
Nov 18th, 2011