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Films about a son’s addiction, the continuing assault on...
Shave and a haircut => ragout!
Your numerology cycles October 16–31
Three films of big journeys: to the moon, to a seedy motel...
VIFF picks: Fun with the Italian Mafia, tension with Ben...
VIFF picks to start a new week, from Italy, Poland and, an...
The road to hell: B.C. will struggle to meet its emissions...
A Star is Born, a triumph, The Sisters Brothers, Canadian-...
More VIFF recommendations: a Haida tale, sailing with...
"Transfigured Light" -- spine-tingling
Volkmar Richter reviews new movies opening in Vancouver on Fridays.
Paul Gross is hardly gunless, Brendan Fraser meets some furry vengeance and Coca Cola stands accused
A Canadian western brings Paul Gross to B.C.while Brendan Fraser battles a wily raccoon in Oregon. (read more)
Apr 19th, 2010
Earth Day Lingers and Jennifer Lopez, an Oscar-winning Mystery from Argentina and a Sad Local Computer Tale Arrive
Do you love this planet? A Disney film and a festival let you keep on marking Earth Day a while longer, although there are alternatives. (Read more)
Apr 19th, 2010
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo will please mystery fans; for comic book fans there's major buzz about Kick-Ass
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo just may be the best film of the season. Readers and movie fans will both approve. (Read more)
Apr 16th, 2010
Steve Carell and Tina Fey have a date night, Vancouver and Ireland join into a shine of rainbows and Beethoven is found, all at the movies
Recognize these people? They’ve jumped off your TV up to the big screen. Are Steve and Tina doing the right thing? (Read more)
Apr 9th, 2010
Wind-smashed tree on W. Thirty-Eighth Street in Friday's storm
Story in pictures...
Apr 6th, 2010
Miley Cyrus, clashing titans and a bunch of plastic toys are new in theatres
For this Easter, should you be looking up some pre-Christian Gods? Liam Neeson plays one in the week’s biggest new film. (read more)
Apr 1st, 2010
A Different Ben Stiller, a Rockin’ Neil Young and How to Train a Dragon Are New in Theatres, But Don’t Forget Mother
A kids' tale about dragons and Vikings, an obsessive Korean mother, a moping Ben Stiller or Neil Young on Stage. What a week for good movie choices. (Read more)
Mar 26th, 2010
The Runaways, Repo Men and The Bounty Hunter Arrive in Theatres. Better to Take a Mid-August Lunch Instead
Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning revive The Runaways the pioneer grrrl band from the 1970s. That and four other films debut this week. (Read more)
Mar 19th, 2010
Matt Damon In Iraq, Robert Pattinson in New York and a Feisty Teen in England Top the New Movies This Week
The Iraq war is suddenly back in movie theaters, in three films. Matt Damon mixes action and eye-opening expose in his new one. (Read more)
Mar 12th, 2010
New Films from Tim Burton, Roman Polanski, and a Couple of New Talents from Quebec Arrive in Town
This is a new and different vision of Alice in Wonderland. It's just one of a whole new batch of movies that have suddenly landed in theatres. (Read more)
Mar 5th, 2010