In Cinemas: December 16, 2016 — Collateral Beauty, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, It’s A Wonderful Life

Yup, there is another blockbuster opening today, but you knew that already, right? I saw it last night, but I won't be reviewing it for a couple of weeks, the reasons for which I explain here. Also opening is this appalling-looking Will Smith drama Collateral Beauty. It has a great cast, I'll give it that.…Read More

Why I won’t be reviewing Rogue One today

Went to see Rogue One: A Star Wars Story at its first Halifax screening on Thursday night. I was pretty psyched—I've been a fan of Star Wars since I saw the first movie at seven years old. Since then I've become a film blogger—obviously—and I've also written and talked about movies professionally, as the former Film…Read More

In Cinemas: December 9, 2016 — Carbon Arc’s fall finale, The Bounce Back, London Road, Manchester By The Sea, Miss Sloane, Nocturnal Animals, Office Christmas Party, and more…

This Saturday, December 10, is the last film in Carbon Arc's fall season. We've had a good run since late September, including last week's Animation With Love festival, screening a lot of interesting films and a surfeit of documentaries—partly a supply and demand issue, and partly because there were some really great ones we were…Read More