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Movie Review: An Important, Inconvenient Sequel

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Friday, August 11, 2017 9:00 AM

Sometimes movies are made without the primary goal of entertaining an audience, but few succeed as engaging and compelling films. I’m happy to report An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, Al Gore’s second nature documentary, ...

Nut Job 2

Nut Job 2 brought to life by Sheridan Alumni

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Thursday, August 10, 2017 6:45 AM

Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature, opening August 11, takes movie-goers on an adventure with Surly the squirrel as he and his furry friends try to stop their parkland home from being bulldozed and turned ...

The Dark Tower

Movie Review: It’s a Short, Boring, Dark Tower

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Friday, August 4, 2017 8:00 AM

The month of August is known for uninspiring blockbusters, and The Dark Tower is no exception. It’s shallow from the beginning, and the fantasy action is far from engaging.

Emancipation Day Family Event 2017

Emancipation Day Family Event 2017 in Oakville

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017 10:30 AM

Oakville residents are invited to celebrate a significant achievement in Canadian history at the annual Emancipation Day Family Event 2017 on the grounds of Erchless Estate on Monday, August 7 starting at 1 p.m. This ...

Movie Review: The Emoji Movie is an Emotional Mess

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Saturday, July 29, 2017 9:00 AM

In the modern, developed world where so many people are addicted to their phones and the nauseating language of IM texting and emojis, there isn’t a more irritating set up for a Hollywood story than ...

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Joanna Turlej: International splash by Local Artist

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Friday, July 21, 2017 1:00 PM

Local Oakville artist, Joanna Turlej had one of her pieces chosen for an international art exhibition in Rovereto, Italy that is supported by UNESCO.

Movie Review: Dunkirk’s a Dynamic War Drama

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Friday, July 21, 2017 9:00 AM

Few war movies challenge the basic formula and themes of those before it, using heroic characters in dangerous places to showcase what history was like. Dunkirk, the latest blockbuster with a backbone from director Christopher ...

Stephanie Gorin – 1981 Sheridan Music Theatre Program graduate

Stephanie Gorin nominated for an Emmy

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Monday, July 17, 2017 5:00 PM

Four Sheridan alumni nominated for Emmys in casting and sound editing, including Stephanie Gorin, who earned her fifth nomination for casting the television series Fargo.

Theatre Review: The Gamble Delivers with Guys & Dolls

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Saturday, July 15, 2017 9:00 AM

Musical lovers rejoice: whether you’ve seen Guys & Dolls a hundred times or never before, you’ve never seen a production as slick and satisfying as the one currently playing at the Stratford Festival of Canada ...

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming a happy event – Movie Review

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Friday, July 7, 2017 8:30 AM

It’s hard to walk into a superhero movie these days expecting anything easygoing or optimistic. But the review and the reality is unquestionable. Spider-Man: Homecoming is the most fun you will have at the multiplex ...

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