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Murder on the Orient Express told once again and a true original, Jane
Also two small quirky films: My Friend Dahmer and Infinity Baby
Nov 10th, 2017
A former Bond makes like Bourne and Susan Sarandon plays police in Ontario
And watch for a clever Hollywood satire with two versions of Robin Wright.
Aug 23rd, 2014
Missing Women Inquiry: Senior RCMP officer stands by glowing report
The author of a 2002 report praising RCMP for its efforts to catch serial killer Robert Pickton stood by his conclusions, despite admitting more could have been done in hindsight.
David P. Ball
Jan 11th, 2012
Stevie Cameron on the high stakes in Missing Women Inquiry's final round
David P. Ball
Jan 10th, 2012
Pickton allegations rattle RCMP
Could they have searched the serial killer's farm years earlier?
Nov 24th, 2011
Ex-prostitute won't get full protection at missing-women inquiry
Anonymity protected, but she has to appear in person and can be cross-examined, Oppal rules.
Nov 19th, 2011
Serial killer Clifford Olson dies of cancer
Media reports quote relatives of victims saying that cancer finally claimed killer in prison.
Sep 30th, 2011
Serial killer Clifford Olson nearly dead of cancer
Relieved families of his victims say they've been advised the 71-year-old mass murderer has only days left.
Sep 21st, 2011
Should politicians legalize the sex trade?
I have mixed feelings about the sex trade. I feel men and women enter the sex trade as a result of many complex social issues such as drug addiction, poverty, and a history of sexual abuse....
Sep 11th, 2011
Secretariat and Buried top a short line up of new films this week
Diane Lane is the owner who discovered a triple crown-winner in the horse racing movie, Secretariat. (read more)
Oct 8th, 2010