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Iconic, Tragic British Singer Amy Winehouse Gets The Sensational Treatment Courtesy Indo-British Director!

Iconic, Tragic British Singer Amy Winehouse Gets The Sensational Treatment Courtesy Indo-British Director!

Practice makes perfect.  Smart on talent but short on smarts perhaps best captures the life of aspiring jazz artist Amy Winehouse, the focus of the appropriately titled Amy. Presented by Sony Pictures  Classics this jarring portrait of an artist come undone will certainly appeal to her fans and curiosity seekers. Check out this intimate portrait [...]

July 4th, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »

Gadaar Not Just A Political Traitor But Cinematic Joke

Gadaar Not Just A Political Traitor But Cinematic Joke

By R. Paul Dhillon
When it comes to the film work of Punjabi writer-director Amitoj Mann, it’s been a hit and miss.
He made a relatively good 1984 insurency drama with Hawayiaan and then made a disaster with Sunny Deol starrer Kaafila. He finally recovered from that disaster to make the well received and well made Haani [...]

June 16th, 2015 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Commentary, Lead Story, Link News, Movie Reviews, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Tanu Weds Manu Returns: Jat Haryana Versus Jatt Punjab

Tanu Weds Manu Returns: Jat Haryana Versus Jatt Punjab

By Dr. Sawraj Singh
After her big successes in Tanu Weds Manu and Queen, Kangana Ranaut does it again in Tanu Weds Manu Returns, a sequel to the earlier hit film. Usually, sequels do not reach the same level as the original. However, in this case, it exceeds the original. In this film, Kangana has a [...]

June 12th, 2015 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Editorial, International, Link News, Movie Reviews, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Far From The Madding Crowd (PG) ****

Far From The Madding Crowd (PG) ****

A Woman Of Means Story Of Love And Longing In Old England
By Alan Samuel
Deep down inside we all crave attention. And love. Lost in a struggle for her heart is a young impressionable lady in Far from the Madding Crowd. Based on the classic novel this upbeat period drama from Fox Searchlight Pictures is inflaming [...]

May 23rd, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »

Avengers: Age of Ultron (PG) ****

Avengers: Age of Ultron (PG) ****

CGI-Effects Overkill Ruins Latest Marvel’s Avengers Superhero Romp!
By Alan Samuel
Worlds collide and danger abounds. Sparks fly often at a Constant rate in Avengers: Age of Ultron. Smart and sassy somehow the creative masterminds at Marvel Studios have again raised the bar for quality entertainment that takes imagination to a new level. Catch all the excitement  [...]

May 16th, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »

The Age of Adaline (PG) ****

The Age of Adaline (PG) ****

Beauty Can Be Everlasting But It Loses Its Shine!
By Alan Samuel
Legend has it that Ponce de Leon was on a mission. Miracles do happen and the lady at the centre of The Age of Adaline proves that youth can live on forever.  Romance addicts will surely get their fill thanks to this EOne Entertainment  event [...]

May 9th, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »

Another Nazi Era High Art Theft Tale Has Helen Mirren In The Lead

Another Nazi Era High Art Theft Tale Has Helen Mirren In The Lead

Woman in Gold (PG) ****
Another Nazi Era High Art Theft Tale Has Helen Mirren In The Lead
By Alan Samuel
Time stands still for no man. Or woman.  After the ravages of war a determined  survivor decides it’s time to get back what is rightfully hers in the dramatic Woman in Gold.  Known far and wide for [...]

April 25th, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »

Cute Alien Mixed With Voices From Music Superstars Finally Clicks For Dreamworks Animation

Cute Alien Mixed With Voices From Music Superstars Finally Clicks For Dreamworks Animation

By Alan Samuel
Little ones will get a big kick out of the family friendly Home. Hey, but what else would you expect from reliable 20th  Century Fox and trendsetting Dreamworks Animation. Check out the comical  chaos, in 3-D no less, at Cineplex odeon theatres around B.C.
Home is where the heart is. Check that – unless [...]

April 19th, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »

The Duff Entertains While Enlightening Us About School Experience

The Duff Entertains While Enlightening Us About School Experience

The Duff Movie Review
By M. Monique Dhillon
The Duff is a sweet spirited teen comedy about a smart girl who tries to fight high school labeling with wit and words. The movie has every aspect of a modern high school comedy. Like the boy our leading lady likes who ultimately turns out to be [...]

April 9th, 2015 | Posted in Bollywood, Breaking News, Entertainment, Link News, Movie Reviews, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

The Duff Entertains While Enlightening Us About School Experience

The Duff Entertains While Enlightening Us About School Experience

By Muskaan Monique Dhillon
The Duff is a sweet spirited teen comedy about a smart girl who tries to fight high school labeling with wit and words. The movie has every aspect of a modern high school comedy. Like the boy our leading lady likes who ultimately turns out to be Mr. Wrong; the trying on [...]

April 4th, 2015 | Posted in Movie Reviews | Read More »