Volkmar Richter Feed https://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/160 en Notable films for Easter, Canada and Earth Day https://www.vancouverobserver.com/tags/new-movies-0/notable-films-easter-canada-and-earth-day And more, including a shocking space trip, a teen talent hunt, an appreciation of The Little Prince and a Latin American tale long used to keep children in line<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/tags/new-movies-0/notable-films-easter-canada-and-earth-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> : New movies Amazing Grace Antarctic Aretha Franklin Bella Ciao! Breakthrough Commercial Drive Elle Fanning faith-based High Life Inuit village Invisible Essence: The Little Prince Juliette Binoche Latin American horror Nunavut Robert Pattinson Teen Spirit The Curse of La Llorona The Grizzlies Vancouver. Penguins Fri, 19 Apr 2019 13:17:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 24013 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Two good kids films (though one is better for adults) and then rampant juvenilia with Hellboy https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/two-good-kids-films-though-one-better-adults-and-then-rampant-juvenilia-hellboy And more: the real Mary Magdalene story; the origin of Stockholm syndrome and a growing young again fantasy called Little. (Plus, three also rans). <p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/two-good-kids-films-though-one-better-adults-and-then-rampant-juvenilia-hellboy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies After comic book movies Ethan Hawke Hellboy hostage taking Hugh Jackman Little Master Z: IP Man Legacy Mia and the White Lion Missing Link New Movies Noomi Rapace on-line novel overbearing boss race relations Regina Hall South Africa Stockholm The Best of Enemies Fri, 12 Apr 2019 11:54:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 24006 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Super hero fun, a not so good Stephen King adaptation and a daffy Ronaldo clone https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/super-hero-fun-not-so-good-stephen-king-adaptation-and-daffy-ronaldo-clone And more: a guitar maker keeps the old ways, a banned Iranian filmmaker carries on, pre-World War I tremors in Europe, the underclass in Brazil and thoughts on fidelity in Toronto <p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/super-hero-fun-not-so-good-stephen-king-adaptation-and-daffy-ronaldo-clone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies 3 Faces Acquainted Araby Brazil Carmine Street Guitars craftsmanship Diamantino Hungary Iran musicians New Movies Pet Sematary portugal Shazam soccer star Stephen King sunset Super Hero Toronto film wandering lovers Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:49:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 24002 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Notes on the revised Dumbo; some worthy Canadian films and hot fun with McConaughey in Florida https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/notes-revised-dumbo-some-worthy-canadian-films-and-hot-fun-mcconaughey-florida And more: a glorious stroll through New York, ghosts in Quebec, indigenous struggle in Ontario and taming horses and yourself in a Nevada prison<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/notes-revised-dumbo-some-worthy-canadian-films-and-hot-fun-mcconaughey-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Dumbo dying small towns Firecrackers Ghost Town Anthology Giant Little Ones Hotel Mumbai Indigenous Matthew McConaughey New Movies New York City prison culture Snoop Dogg The Aftermath The Beach Bum The Mustang The World Before Your Feet Through Black Spruce Tim Burton Fri, 29 Mar 2019 12:37:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23999 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Us, an artful horror movie, also three good ones back in town from the film festival https://www.vancouverobserver.com/tags/ash-purest-white/us-artful-horror-movie-also-three-good-ones-back-town-film-festival They would be Woman at War, from Iceland, Ash is Purest White, from China and the Hummingbird Project, made in Quebec<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/tags/ash-purest-white/us-artful-horror-movie-also-three-good-ones-back-town-film-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ash is Purest White China doppelgangers eco-activist Elisabeth Moss Iceland Jesse Eisenberg Jordan Peele Kim Nguyen Lupita Nyong'o made in Quebec New Movies Salma Hayek stock-traders stylish horror The Hummingbird Project US Woman at War Fri, 22 Mar 2019 06:02:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23994 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com New vs old in Birds of Passage; an easy look at a killer sickness in Five Feet Apart and a good one for the kids, Wonder Park https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/new-vs-old-birds-passage-easy-look-killer-sickness-five-feet-apart-and-good-one-kids And lots more: hippies try farming, a divorcé seeks love, melodrama and politics in Argentina and a dystopian teen thriller with something of a Handmaid’s Tale vibe <p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/new-vs-old-birds-passage-easy-look-killer-sickness-five-feet-apart-and-good-one-kids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Animation Argentina Birds of Passage Cole Sprouse colonialism Columbia cystic fibrosis drug trade dystopian Five Feet Apart Gloria Bell Hayley Lu Richardson intentional communities John Turturro Julianne Moore Level 16 Midian Farm New Movies re-make teen romance The Quietude traditional societies Wonder Park Fri, 15 Mar 2019 11:28:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23989 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Watching that new female super hero, more women in film and that giant leap for mankind https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/watching-new-female-super-hero-more-women-film-and-giant-leap-mankind Also Peter Bogdanovich’s ode to a genius of movie comedy, the great Buster Keaton<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/watching-new-female-super-hero-more-women-film-and-giant-leap-mankind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies after Communism Apollo 11 Brie Larson Buster Keaton Captain Marvel film comedy La Quinceañera Miracle moon landing New Movies rebellion in India super heroes Swords and Sceptres: the Rani of Jhansi The Great Buster Vancouver film Women in Film Fri, 08 Mar 2019 15:36:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23985 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Chloe meets Greta, Ruben Brandt steals art and Jean-Luc Godard ponders the state of the world in his Image Book https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/chloe-meets-greta-ruben-brandt-steals-art-and-jean-luc-godard-ponders-state-world Also dancers on an acid trip in Climax and four other movies not available for review<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/chloe-meets-greta-ruben-brandt-steals-art-and-jean-luc-godard-ponders-state-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies A Madea Family Funeral A Star is Born Encore Version anarchy Animation Apollo 11 Climax dancers Documentary Gaspar Noé goalie Greta Hockey Isabelle Huppert Jean-Luc Goddard Lady Gaga LSD moon landing New Movies Ruben Brandt: Collector Terry Sawchuk The Image Book Fri, 01 Mar 2019 13:49:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23979 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com Growth of an artist in Never Look Back, more on How to Train Your Dragon and life with a wrestling family https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/growth-artist-never-look-back-more-how-train-your-dragon-and-life-wrestling-family Also going international: in Spain by an Iranian and in Singapore with a Japanese foodie<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/growth-artist-never-look-back-more-how-train-your-dragon-and-life-wrestling-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies Animation artists Chinese Dwayne Johnson Everybody Knows Fighting With My Family How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World japanese Javier Bardem Jay Baruchel Never Look Away New Movies Oscar contender Penelope Cruz Ramen Shop Singapore Vince Vaughn wrestlers Fri, 22 Feb 2019 16:17:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23977 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com This film offers a rare visit with the creatures in BC’s Great Bear Rainforest https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/film-offers-rare-visit-creatures-bc-s-great-bear-rainforest GREAT BEAR RAINFOREST: Ryan Reynolds is the voice, the big name, the draw but the real star of this beautiful documentary is a white bear named Mox. She’s what the Indigenous people in this part of...<p><a href="https://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/newmovies/film-offers-rare-visit-creatures-bc-s-great-bear-rainforest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Movies British Columbia central coast conservation area Eagles Ian McAllister IMAX Indigenous otters Ryan Reynolds Spirit Bear wildlife Sat, 16 Feb 2019 15:50:00 +0000 Volkmar Richter 23974 at https://www.vancouverobserver.com