First Man follows Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling) through the 1960s and the legendary space mission that led him to be the first man to walk on the… Read more “First Man is a deeply personal retelling of Neil Armstrong’s incredible feat”
I was so excited going into this movie—I couldn’t wait to see this movie that was supposed to tell an addiction story carefully and compassionately.
Drinking Buddies is about two friends, Olivia Wilde and Jake Johnson. They work at a brewery together, each have their own relationships, and have some good chemistry… Read more “Random Netflix Movie Night: Drinking Buddies”
Elyse throws a wrench into Eric’s plans as he launches a new discreet dating site for married people. She is repulsed by intimate encounters, and looks to… Read more “The Squealing Game is a slow-paced provocative piece”
Tammy Gillis plays Claire, a hedonistic soccer mom who indulges in her fantasy world, breaking away entirely from her family and life of motherhood. As she embarks on… Read more “Menorca, reviewed – soulful and full of emotion, Tammy Gillis shines”
Star Wars trailer season is truly upon us. We’ve got a few new big ones to talk about this week, and then a bunch of smaller movies as well, so let’s get right into it.
We’re really into the thick of it here. The Oscar-worthy trailers have mostly all arrived, but now we’re getting a lot of summer blockbuster fare as well. There’s also a few of those dramas in that weird lull between Oscar movies and summer blockbusters. It’s always interesting to see whether they’re the early Oscar contenders for next year, or if they’re just fluff to tide people over.
The Whistler Film Fest starts today and there’s so much on offer that it’s a little overwhelming. With over – world premieres and – Canadian premieres, it’s a hot ticket event. I’ve compiled a list of my top picks for each day of the festival: an easy guide to help you sort through everything going on. For a complete list, check it out here.
The first of the year’s winter sci-fi offerings is Arrival, a first contact alien feature starring Amy Adams as Dr. Louise Banks, a linguist tasked with opening communication with the new arrivals to Earth.
True Story follows disgraced reporter Michael Finkel (Jonah Hill) as he communicates with Christian Longo (James Franco), a man on trial for the murder of his family,… Read more ““True Story” Might Be True, But It Lacks A Plot”