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Movie Review: There’s More than 2 Secret Lives of Pets

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Saturday, June 8, 2019 10:00 AM

Illumination’s The Secret Life of Pets 2 offers a simple, pleasant kind of movie. Sure, it’s another animated sequel. But the good-natured simplicity and earnestness it offers makes it hard to dislike. And it’s also, ...

Festival Line-up

Willson Oakville Film Festival Line-up for 2019

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019 5:17 PM

The Willson Oakville Film Festival line-up for 2019 features films from the Sundance Film Festival, HotDocs Film Festival, Canadian Film Festival, and Toronto International Film Festival. The films are from around the world such as: ...

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Movie Review: Godzilla is the King of Monster Movies

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Friday, May 31, 2019 6:00 AM

Why do we watch movies? It’s a question that I find to be incredibly interesting. Sometimes we want to be pulled into a rich world vastly unlike our own and see what it’s like to ...

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Movie Review: Aladdin Almost Achieves Amazement

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Saturday, May 25, 2019 6:00 AM

A common conception when it comes to film is that reboots and remakes are almost always a bad idea.

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2019 Willson Oakville Film Festival Tickets Available

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019 9:55 AM

The 2019 Willson Oakville Film Festival returns in grand style this June – with three gala evening presentations, 21 specially selected features and documentaries representing the best in Canadian and International film and 39 incredible short films.

John Wick Chapter 3 Prepares for War – Movie Review

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Monday, May 20, 2019 7:30 AM

The raw, action-packed thriller John Wick Chapter 3 – Parabellum is a refreshing change of pace. The John Wick franchise is acclaimed for its blistering fights and suave, high-stakes situations. This latest chapter doesn’t disappoint. 

Festivals

Festivals and Events in Oakville supported by the Province

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Friday, May 17, 2019 4:05 PM

Ontario’s government for the people is working to create jobs and boost local tourism by investing in two festivals and events in Oakville.

Review: A Dog’s Journey is a Canine Catastrophe

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Friday, May 17, 2019 3:00 PM

Just as truly excellent movies are rare, so are complete misfires. It’s not often a film is made that is unapologetically lazy and pandering. A Dog’s Journey is certainly heartfelt. But its perspective is too ...

Movie Review: Detective Pikachu Wins the Battle!

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Friday, May 10, 2019 6:00 AM

In the case of the largest media franchise of all-time, making a good movie is like battling an opponent with a type advantage against you: difficult, but not impossible. And Detective Pikachu somehow manages to ...

Uglydolls

Movie Review: The UglyDolls have a little beauty

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Saturday, May 4, 2019 8:00 AM

UglyDolls, as an animated family film, is such a pleasant surprise. It’s easy to make a tepid movie with bright, colourful weirdos and have them belt annoying pop music every ten minutes. While UglyDolls is ...

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