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Starring Michael Smiley and Reece Shearsmith. Rated 14A. Showing up a good 20 minutes into this inspired headfuck of a movie, actor Michael Smiley reminds us that there’s a thin...
When the Vicious Cycles climb onstage at the Cobalt on Friday (April 25) to celebrate the release of new album Bad News Travels Fast, they’ll be using a whole bunch of gear that...
It’s about time! After 10 years of solid hack work for the Georgia Straight, local music writer Gregory Adams has been nominated for a Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Award...
After two weeks of being shuttered, REPUBLIC—formerly Queen’s Republic—reopens on today (April 17) as a “world class nightclub with a renewed focus on music,” in the words of Paul...
What’s the capacity of the Rickshaw Theatre? Six-hundred-and-fifty, or so? That’s roughly how many horny people walked out after Goat’s performance in Vancouver last night (April...
Directed by Alastair Fothergill and Keith Scholey. Rated G. With seizure-inducing offerings like The Lego Movie being the new normal for kids’ films, a proudly old-fashioned True...
David Auburn will be deep into prepping his new play when he slips away from New York for the inaugural Stage to Screen event at the Vancity Theatre on April 26. Lost Lake opens...
Do horror filmmakers believe in their subject matter? Is the supernatural a real thing to Mike Flanagan, writer-director of the haunted mirror flick Oculus? Talking to the...
A hand-drawn animated feature from Belgium captured both of the major jury prizes at this year’s Reel 2 Real International Film Festival for Youth. Approved for Adoption received...
Starring Iko Uwais. In Indonesian and Japanese, with English subtitles. Rated 18A. Opens Friday, April 11 They don’t come any more efficiently brutal than 2011 martial-arts flick...

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