Tag Archive "drama"

Movie Review: Everything, Everything is Ever Sweet

Everything on screen is pleasant and cute, and nearly everything on screen is smarter than it seems. At the end of the day, everything in Everything, Everything is almost enough to make a perfectly well-rounded ...

Movie Review: The Circle is Far from Well Rounded

Circles are shapes synonymous with harmony, balance, and clear points. If this satisfied feeling and cohesion are some of your expectations for The Circle, prepare to be disappointed. You might as well read a translation ...

Movie Review: A Second Forgettable Fifty Shades

Fifty Shades of Grey, and now the Fifty Shades franchise, have become cultural icons with a controversial reputation in the romance, drama, and sex genres. The inappropriately named sequel Fifty Shades Darker, however, is actually ...

Movie Review for the new crime drama LIVE BY NIGHT, opening in theatres January 13th 2017.

Nothing Special Living in the Night

In the midst of Hollywood awards season, there is always a list of movies that go unnoticed because they disappoint the audiences expecting a quality movie. Live By Night, the new period crime drama from ...

Six Reviews of the New Hollywood Releases now playing in Oakville Cinemas for the Holiday Season

Holiday Movie Round-Up 2016

With the holiday season ending this weekend, the next several days provide an exciting opportunity to head out to the movies. Whether with families, friends, that special someone, or just a fun time for yourself ...

Movie Review: Talking Worth Talking About

Science Fiction is a genre that seems to get a bad reputation for relying on style so frequently above a dramatic narrative with a reason for being told. And every so often, we get excellent ...

The Trews

Live at the Oakville Centre: March 2016

Coming up at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts in March will include concerts by The Trews, Kat Danser’s Mississippi Juke Joint, Classic Albums Live: Animals, and the Downchild Blues Band. Ballet Jorgen’s Sleeping ...

Movie Review: Will Smith’s latest movie loses Focus

Enter a world of glitz, glamour, crafty dialogue and deceit. Beautiful women stroll along the beige alleys of Buenos Aires, Nicky Spurgeon (Will Smith) sits idly in a dapper summer outfit — observing his crack ...

Witness the heart of seven real life champions: McFarland, USA

We’ve seen it countless times before: the heroic coach taking on an impossible task of training a team of misfits who are seemingly hopeless and unmotivated to win a championship — McFarland, USA utilizes all ...

Fast & Furious 6 a partial success: 3.5/5

Fast & Furious 6 is the sixth installment of The Fast and the Furious film series and is the fourth consecutive movie in which Justin Lin is the director.