The Mind Reels

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Ride with the Devil (1999) – Ang Lee

We get a look at the other side of the Civil War, as we join a Confederate guerrilla campaign in Ang Lee’s Ride with the Devil, the next recommendation from … Continue reading

June 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pitch Black (2000) – David Twohy

The Sci-Fi Chronicles book has been serving me well lately, so I decided to stay with it for a bit longer, and consequently dug into the first Riddick film, Pitch … Continue reading

December 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Magnum, p.i. (1985) -Torah, Torah, Torah and A Pretty Good Dancing Chicken

We hit the final episodes of season 5 this week! 5 Seasons already!! First up is Torah, Torah, Torah which was written by Martin Sage and Sybil Adelman. It had … Continue reading

December 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

TIFF 2015: Portal to Hell – Vivieno Caldinelli

  TIFF tends to be filled with hidden gems, each one tucked away and made all the more pleasing when you find it. So let Sue and I give you … Continue reading

September 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Parents Night and The Bigger Issue

We came to this stage production late in its run, as life just seems to keep happening, but we were lucky enough to get into the Theatre Passe Muraille last … Continue reading

May 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014) – Kenneth Branagh

To round out the remake/reboots I’ve been watching this week I thought I’d take a look at the latest Jack Ryan film. Based on the characters (not¬†any of the books)¬†created … Continue reading

July 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tales of the Gold Monkey (1983) – A Distant Shout of Thunder & Mourning Becomes Matuka

And just like that, we’ve come to the end of the run for Jake Cutter (Stephen Collins), Jack, Corky (Jeff MacKay), Sarah (Caitlin O’Heaney), Gushie (Les Jankey), Reverned Tenboom (John … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

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