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Barn Wedding (2014) – Shaun Benson

The Canadian Film Fest continues at 9:30 tonight at the Royal Cinema on College St with Barn Wedding, directed by Shaun Benson, and written by our friend Kelly McCormack. The … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shooting the Musical (2014) – Joel Ashton McCarthy

At 7pm this evening the next round of features for the Canadian Film Fest starts at the Royal Cinema on College St. The first feature, Shooting the Musical, is preceded … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

White God (2014) – Kornel Mundruczo

White God is an amazing film, by turns beautiful and brutal, and rife with social commentary. This Hungarian film opens today at Toronto’s Lightbox, and other select theaters across the … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1994) – Kenneth Branagh

The final version of Frankenstein to be suggested for viewing by the Sci-Fi Chronicles book is this 1994 adaptation by actor/writer/director Kenneth Branagh. He takes on this version of the … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Late Night Double Feature (2014) – Navin Ramaswaran, Zach Ramelan & Torin Langenkamp

The Canadian Film Fest has a double feature this evening at the Royal Cinema on College St, the late show, screening at 9:30, is a horror comedy, preceded by the … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Relative Happiness (2014) – Deanne Foley

The Canadian Film Fest continues this evening, beginning at 7pm at the Royal Cinema on College St. Deanne Foley directs the rom-com feature, Relative Happiness, which this evening is preceded … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Airwolf (1985) – Annie Oakley and Jennie

Canadian legend Art Hindle plays Carl, a thief, who steals a laser called a mongoose from The Firm in the first episode up for review this week! Annie Oakley was written … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Cocksure Lads Movie (2014) – Murray Foster 

From the 25 to the 28th, The Royal Cinema on College St is playing host to The Canadian Film Fest. A festival intent on showcasing and promoting Canadian film. It … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Frankenstein; or The Modern Prometheus (1818) – Mary Shelley

So having spent some time with the cinematic incarnations of Frankenstein and his creature, I thought, as it was mentioned in the Sci-Fi Chronicles book, that I would revisit the … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Rockford Files (1979) – Nice Guys Finish Dead and The Hawaiian Headache

Cannell himself wrote the first episode up this week, and it may in fact be my favorite one of the season, as it sees the return of Tom Selleck as … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

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