What Your Movie Time Says About You

movie times

Contrary to popular belief, we’re still going to the movie theatre. Whether it’s a matinee, cheap Tuesdays (I remember $2.50 Tuesdays), the early show, late show or midnight sneak peek…we all have our preferred time to grab our popcorn and our seat before the lights go down. But what does your movie time say about you? […]

Good Film Chatting: The Victoria Film Festival

Vancouver Island Movie Screening

I have a confession to make…I’ve never been to a film festival. I know, I know, I feel shame. It’s not that I don’t have a desire or the will to make it happen, I just don’t have an excuse. And the really crappy thing is, where I live has a pretty well organized and […]

What Makes You Want to See a Movie?

film viewing

The light dims. Usually we’d say the “curtain raises” but we’ve just sat through seven Scotiabank and Telus commercials. The trailers start. After about 15 minutes, you’ve been blasted with about five different mini-movies, all with an attempt to bring you back to the theatre to spend money from our ever-dwindling entertainment budget. Did it […]

The Long Long List of Movie Shame

Films I need to see

I’m a movie geek. There’s no denying that. Why do I write about movies? Because it saves my friends valuable time from having to listen to me talk to them about movies. As a lover of film, I’m always looking to fill the gaps of ones I may have missed. Either because I wasn’t aware of […]

Review: Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Jake Gyllenhaal video game film

Prince of Persia is a throwback to those sword and sorcery epics like the Scorpion King and Krull. Yeah, that’s not a good thing. Jake Gyllenhaal, Ben Kingsley and Gemma Arterton courageously try to breathe life into a movie based on a video game. Some cool special effects and beautiful scenery does not a great […]