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03 February 2016

My Cinematic 2015: The Top Ten

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

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02 February 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 11-20

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

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30 January 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 21-30

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

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27 January 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 41-50

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

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25 January 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 51-60

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

Cinematic '15 61-70

24 January 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 61-70

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

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18 January 2016

My Cinematic 2015: 101-110

By // Cinema

For the past three years, I’ve been ranking every film I see- just the new releases, from January 1st to December 31st. The rankings are subjective, based entirely on how …

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17 January 2015

My Cinematic 2014

By // Cinema

I started this last year, keeping a list of every movie I see all year (just the new releases) in order to form a definitive set of personal rankings come …

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01 April 2013

Seinfeld’s Stash

By // TV

With entertainment stockpiles like Netflix, iTunes and Hulu Plus, television fanatics are losing entire weekends to binge viewings of an assortment of shows. Viewers are escaping to the lands of …

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30 June 2012

Shakespearean Glimpses Into The Dance World

By // Theatre

The National Ballet of Canada is a fascinating place. It’s where national treasures like Karen Kain and Rex Harrington earned their world-renowned reputations and are now guiding the current wave …

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18 April 2012

Bully

By // Cinema

We all remember the distinct times in our lives where someone has put us down, excluded us, or made us feel like we do not belong.  I can remember noogies …

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07 April 2012

Concrete Jungle, More Than Just A Phrase

By // Cinema

Remember the first 30 minutes of 2001: A Space Odyssey, when the primates encounter the black monolith and begin taking on human attributes and advanced levels of cognitive capability? Well, …

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20 February 2012

Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory

By // Cinema

The Oscar-nominated third installment of HBO’s Paradise Lost documentary series is provocatively unsettling to watch. The crippling poverty, widespread ignorance, self-righteous rage and incomprehensible hatred that mark the Arkansas town …

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17 December 2010

Joaquin Phoenix Is, in fact, Still Here

By // Cinema

It’s been month since I saw I’m Still Here, Casey Affleck’s disturbing and unpleasant documentary about Joaquin Phoenix’s meltdown and coinciding quest to become a rapper. Despite the gross lateness …