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Starring Jeremy Renner and Oliver Platt. Rating unavailable. While there’s nothing terribly wrong with Kill the Messenger, there’s still something not right about it. It does...
The first question we’re bound to ask about new venue the Hindenburg Night Club is ‘Why?’ Why call it that? “It’s basically because every place in Vancouver seems doomed to fail....
Back when it was released in 2010, the Georgia Straight praised Aim for the Roses for striking “the perfect balance between utterly amazing and completely fucking ridiculous”....
One of the more challenging (but rewarding) films at this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival has been given two of its most prestigious domestic prizes. Andrew Huculiak’...
The new Left Behind movie commits innumerable sins against good taste, but none as egregious perhaps as the hatchet they take, over the end credits, to Larry Norman's "I Wish We'd...
The Riot Club (UK) Two Oxford freshmen are recruited into the society of the title, named after an 18th Century libertine, with markedly different reactions to a night of...
Axelle Ropert (Miss and the Doctors) and Mikhail Red (Rekorder) share the Vancouver International Film Festival's first ever Best New Director Award. The prize was announced prior...
The Face of an Angel (UK) Director Michael Winterbottom plays his typically self-reflexive games with this curiosity, based on the Meredith Kercher murder case and the subsequent...
Starring Nicolas Cage and Cassi Thomson. Rated PG. The fact that I enjoyed the bejesus out of Left Behind shouldn’t be taken as a recommendation. I also loved the first adaptation...
This promo video for writer-director Kris Elgstrand's film Songs She Wrote About People She Knows exhibits an uncanny insight into my state of mind at the moment, and maybe yours...

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