3 Reasons to Love Baseball Movies, not Baseball

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  I’ve never, ever liked baseball. I’ve sat through a few games, even gone to a few. Yep, I even was excited when the Toronto Blue Jays won the World Series…both times, but I’ve never been one to follow stats, have a favourite player or care about October (sorry, October). Funny thing is I’ve always […]

April Fool’s Day: Six Surprisingly Good Movies

Surprisingly good movies

Happy Prank Day. Or Screw Over Your Friends Day. Or Lies are OK Day. (I never did get this day right). Anyway, it’s the time of year when you trick your friends and customers through elaborate (and if you’re good, funny) pranks. So to join in on the fun, I’ve compiled a list of surprisingly […]

Long Weekend, Good Long Movies

2 and a half hour long film

Welcome to your Easter Long weekend. OK, let’s be honest. Some of you have to work but we can at least recognize that traditionally, you’d have four days off of school or work. Hey, I can’t apologize enough for your boss making you work on Bunny Chocolate Day (that’s its official name, correct?). In honour […]

Oval Office Appeal: Five Good Presidential Movies

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It’s good to be the President, especially if you’re in the movies. Next Tuesday, Lincoln is released on video (do we even say “video” anymore? Streaming?) and not one but TWO movies about attacks on the White House will be gracing the big screen this year. Olympus has Fallen gets released tomorrow (March 22, 2013) […]

Documenting Netflix, Canada-Style

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Why aren’t documentaries more popular? Sure there’s the odd Michael Moore film that gets lots of attention, especially during the Academy Awards, but generally they don’t get the box office of superheroes and movie stars. Why? Reality TV is huge, and has been for a while. Youtube videos of real people telling their stories, and […]