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Notable films for Easter, Canada and Earth Day
Huffing in a henhouse
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...
Summer action with those Caribbean Pirates, Baywatching lifeguards and a couple of adult tourists
Also getting a great jazzman’s story and a replacement groom for a wedding
May 26th, 2017
A stunning Holocaust drama, young adults battling invaders and Robert De Niro in a stinker
Also Noam Chomsky on the seeds of inequality and Canada’s first 3-D movie rediscovered
Jan 21st, 2016
Late August fare: two smart films, two Canadian, a bit of imperialism and a lot of dancing
'The End of the Tour' and 'Mistress America' lead the pack but a 'Backcountry' horror and some B.C. mountain men aren’t far behind.
Aug 28th, 2015
Seth Rogen, Scarlett Johansson and Tom Hardy get entangled in weird situations
Also, there are those fans of My Little Pony? Read about their obsession.
May 9th, 2014
Very good films including award winners arrive in town, but also one of the worst of the year
Josh Brolin with Kate Winslet, Tom Hollander and Toni Servillo are prominent in the new films this week.
Jan 31st, 2014
Gravity Dazzles, Parkland recalls the Kennedy assassination
George Clooney and Sandra Bullock work and float away in space in Gravity
Oct 4th, 2013
The Great Gatsby parties wild, Blackbird finds paranoia and jail, Kon-Tiki re-creates a perilous ocean voyage
Leonardo DiCaprio is the upward-climbing nouveau riche The Great Gatsby
May 9th, 2013
Sarah Polley captivates in Stories, Nicole Kidman sensual in Paperboy, Canadian Rebelle shines: review
Sarah Polley searches for the truth about her father, her family and herself in Stories We Tell.
Oct 17th, 2012
Chimpanzee, The Lucky One, Damsels in Distress and five new films: review
Young Oscar’s family is in danger of attack by the “thugs” from over the ridge in the excellent wildlife documentary, Chimpanzee.
Apr 20th, 2012
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, People of a Feather and a wild party in Project X
Two films have strong environmental messages this week: one’s an artful documentary; the other is animated for children.
Mar 2nd, 2012