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Locally-filmed The Predator, a mommy blogger’s Simple Favor...
Lounge lizards' lair; new life for old den
Marion Bridge; pro-Life menage à trois
A vengeful mom, a demonic nun and Michael Caine’s memories...
Opening and closing VIFF films announced along with a high...
Your numerology cycles September 1–15
Reviews of Juliet, Naked (stars and fans), Searching (...
Squamish Nation celebrates court victory and urges Trudeau...
Reviews: The Bookshop, classy, The Miseducation of Cameron...
A sci-fi mystery in Annihilation, silly laughs on Game Night and two more Oscar nominees
Also Every Day, a young adult tale that promotes inclusiveness for the high school crowd
Feb 22nd, 2018
Logan, better than a comic book movie, Before I Fall, teen self-help and The Shack, contentious religion
Also Ballerina for dreamy young girls, Table 19 for wedding outsiders and Bitter Harvest, about Stalin’s wrath in the Ukraine
Mar 3rd, 2017
Climbing e-cigarette use among teens require federal regulations: study
Parents and doctors questioning teens about whether they smoke should also be asking if they're using e-cigarettes, which could be a gateway to nicotine addiction later on.
Jul 18th, 2016
'Inside Out', 'Me and Earl' and 'Testament of Youth': all four-star films
A stellar trio of new releases plus the Taiwan Film Festival and a Nepal earthquake fundraiser screening of 'Monk with a Camera.'
Jun 18th, 2015
The Wolverine is murky, The To Do List is all about sex and Crystal Fairy is too airy
Hugh Jackman is back in his most famous role: the Alberta-born Marvel Comics mutant Wolverine.
Jul 25th, 2013
The Dictator, Battleship, Marley, What to Expect When You’re Expecting, and three other films reviewed
Two high-profile comedies face off this week: The Dictator confronts What to Expect When You’re Expecting.
May 18th, 2012
Gay teenagers and suicide: does it get better?
Gay youth are four times as likely as their straight counterparts to commit suicide. How can society reverse this horrible statistic?
Jan 16th, 2012
Parenting advice: what to do if your child isn't interested in school?
Howard Eaton has powerful advice.
Jan 13th, 2012
Pirates of the Caribbean, Last Night, The Beaver and a batch of other new films (plus a few old ones)
Johnny Depp is back in his most famous role, Cpt. Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean #4. Read more about its joys and its disappointments.
May 20th, 2011
Fast Five, Prom, squabbling actors and a close-up look at a modern war
Summer is still far away, but there's already a potential blockbuster in the theatres. And it's got lots of fast cars.
Apr 29th, 2011