Film Articles

  • Domestic Arrivals Film Festival 2013

    The Domestic Arrivals film festival is returning to Museum London for a four-day celebration (February 28-March 3) of Canadian films and filmmakers. This year, the festival will be showcasing established Canadian auteurs such as David…

  • Movie of the Week: “Eastern Promises” – A Sinister Promise

    Hello and welcome to the inaugural Movie of the Week! Our goal is simple, post movies that we love and hope you haven’t seen so you’ll eventually become film snobs like us! This week’s offering is “Eastern Promises” (David…

  • [Nerd Alert!] Avengers: Some Assembly Required!

    The Dark Knight Rises & Spider Man Trailers!! + James Cameron Only doing Avatar Films?   Sup Nerds! So who hasn’t seen the Avengers yet??? If your answer is anything other than “yes”, WHAT THE…

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  • [Nerd Alert!] TED TALK 2023, Reviews: “Chew” and “Goon”

    Avengers Trailer, No Jason Segel For Muppets Sequel  [Audio clip: view full post to listen] This week on Nerd Alert! Matt, Nick and Brad discuss the new Avengers trailer, Season 2 of Game of Thrones,…

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  • Foodie Movies

    The Hits and Misses of Culinary Cinema Hollywood has taken us deep inside the sports industry (Moneyball, Bull Durham, Any Given Sunday), the stock market (Wall Street, Boiler Room), news media (Network, The Paper, Broadcast…

  • Are the Oscars Irrelevant?

    A critical look at the year’s biggest party. Well, the 2012 Academy Award nominations have been revealed, and the stage is set for another night of preening pageantry in Hollywood. The ceremony is sure to…

  • Calling All Bats: Actors Who Could Be Next in Line to Play the Dark Knight

    With the highly anticipated “The Dark Knight Rises” scheduled to hit theatres this summer, director Christopher Nolan has announced that this will be his last Batman film, completing the trilogy. It’s always been something of…

  • Culture Your Ass: “This Is Spinal Tap”

    When This Is Spinal Tap was released in 1984, rock music was in a transitional phase. Read any “best album of all time” list and you’ll see: the most “critically acclaimed” bands and releases in rock’s history…

  • [Nerd Alert!] Golden Globes Results, Scott Williams-Oakes Interview!

    “Dextrus” Author, Scott Williams-Oakes, Chats with the Nerds! [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Sup Nerds! This week on Nerd Alert we sit with local Sci-Fi author and co-creator of the Dextrus series, Scott Williams-Oakes. As well we…

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  • A Beginner’s Guide To Sundance

    As the 2012 Sundance Film Festival approaches, the documents and emails I’ve been asked to read prior to training in Park City are piling up, so for others who are in the same position or…