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Holiday Movie Review 2018

My favourite part of the holidays is always the terrific assortment of new movies that comes to the multiplex this time of year. Even though Christmas has come and gone, there’s still plenty of time ...

Movie Review: The Grinch is a Mean, Green, Adorable Machine

With the holiday season unofficially starting, the annual sludge of holiday movies is also upon us. Thankfully, Universal’s The Grinch has something charming to offer.

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms

Movie Review: The Nutcracker’s Four Realms are No Fun

You’d think with Disney’s history of large scale fantasy they would know how to make The Nutcracker and the Four Realms. Nope. All the charm and elegance has been sucked out of this confusing story ...

Holiday Movie Review 2017

The holiday season is in full swing, with plenty of chances for a night out at the movies. These two weeks surrounding Christmas and New Years is the busiest window for new releases in the ...

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman is Far from Great

Fox’s new blockbuster movie musical is the holiday season’s biggest letdown. A great premise and cast are squandered – left with an atrocious script that undermines the integrity of the true P. T. Barnum story. ...

Movie Review: Flowery Ferdinand is Fine

Ferdinand isn’t like most run-of-the-mill family films. Instead of the often-predictable recycling of cheap jokes and slick animation, it opts for charm and thunderous heart. It’s not groundbreaking entertainment by a mile. But it’s entertaining ...

Movie Review: The Delightful Disaster Artist

There are hundreds of movies about making movies and movie themselves. It’s unsurprising to learn that the talented (and less so) people who make movies often like telling stories about the movies they make. But ...

Justice League

Movie Review: Justice League is a Jumbled Letdown

Superheroes are everywhere in cinemas these days, with new an endless parade of new movies in the genre coming every several weeks. Sadly, while Justice League had potential to be the landmark event film its ...

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 ...

Film Review for the new Comedy "Office Christmas Party", in theatres December 9th 2016.

Movie Review: Crammed Christmas Party Goes Down Easy

It’s extreme. It’s authentic. Office Christmas Party builds momentum from a surprisingly believable downtown office into a wild, frantic shindig. But the even more pleasant surprise is the lack of cheap, juvenile humour and strong ...

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