Ashley and Yaw pull apart the weirdness that is Bucky O'Hare for a big screen adaptation!
Listen as the Dev Slate guys talk about the original The Day the Earth Stood Still, the remake, and how they’d make their own versions.
This week James and Yaw play adapt the Image Comics title Comeback.
Denial tells the true story of David Irving (Timothy Spall), a British "historian" who dedicated his “career” to proving the Holocaust didn't happen.
Unfinished Business is a raunchy sex comedy with an odd anti-bullying subplot as just one of its many missteps.
A wonderful and precise historic drama, Selma is a humanist retelling of an important (and still relevant) moment in American history.
Enter for a chance to see an advance screening of Selma in Toronto or Montreal on Wednesday, January 7th, courtesy of Dork Shelf and Paramount Pictures.
Actor and writer Joel Edgerton's Felony is a flawed, but engaging Aussie cop drama.
Time once again for our writers to look to their latest Blu-Ray, DVD, and VOD purchases with looks at new releases The Lego Movie, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Alan Partridge, Small Time, The Cold Lands, Tapped Out, and A Wife Alone, and re-releases for The Life Aquatic, Judex, Hearts and Minds, The Revengers, and Countess Dracula.
Although at times it feels like Amma Asante’s Belle is unwisely trying to be a Jane Austen period romance that never quite takes off, the film’s true to life trappings and some exceptional performances and wit save the film from ever becoming something it shouldn’t be.
Enter for a chance to win a pair of passes to an advance screening to see Belle in Toronto on Wednesday, May 7th or in Calgary or Vancouver on Wednesday, May 14th, courtesy of Dork Shelf and Fox Searchlight.
Enter for a chance to win a pair of passes to an advance screening of Wes Anderson's latest film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, in Toronto (on March 13th), Vancouver (on March 12th), or Calgary (TBD, week of March 17th), courtesy of Dork Shelf and Fox Searchlight.
Felony Special Presentation Director: Matthew Saville A little known fact about actor Joel Edgerton is that he’s actually quite the accomplished screenwriter. His latest effort (following several shorts and the sadly under-seen in North America Aussie noir The Square) as a scribe and leading man comes in this admirably even keeled cop drama focusing on […]
Aside from some really great stuntwork in a pair of showstopping (if incredibly similar) action set pieces, an interesting take on the film’s titular cowboy, and a good look overall, The Lone Ranger gets bogged down thanks to a useless 149 minute running time and a cavalier, ironic, and wholly unwelcome revisionist history that thinks it’s progressive but is dumb as desert dirt.