Life of Riley, the final film by the late great Alain Resnais, has just been released on DVD. If it disappoints, it does at least remind us of former glories.
Actress Angelique Litzenburger unapologetically plays a hard-living version of herself in Marie Amachoukeli’s affecting new film.
Frank, an eccentric comedy starring Michael Fassbender, kicks off Dollar Cinema’s brave new venture showcasing overlooked new releases. Just don’t expect the luxury treatment.
After the Dark Knight trilogy, director Christopher Nolan plunges us into the dark matter of time, space and the end of the world. But does Interstellar achieve lift-off?
Earnestness, formula and the inimitable Bill Murray in Theodore Melfi’s St. Vincent.
Alejandro González Iñárritu’s new movie Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is a deliciously messy foray into meta-cinematic meta-theatre.
Simon Hughes and Mario Doucette at Division Gallery
A Rover review of David Fincher’s Gone Girl
Two of Quebec’s top filmmakers have turned out major movies about difficult boys and neglectful parents. Mommy overwhelms. Boychoir goes for the heart.
Montreal’s legendary documentary filmmaker will be feted with a retrospective at this year’s Festival du nouveau cinéma
In the Key of Claire is the story of MUHC social worker Claire Duchesneau, who has become the surrogate aunt to many refugees and asylees from Burundi and Rwanda.
It’s ten years after 2011’s Rise. Humanity has seemingly gone extinct, as Caesar’s army of simians are hunkered down in the forests outside San Francisco.
In a back-to-back double feature, Fantasia regaled its audience members with two comedy-horror treats starring Matthew Gray Gubler – with the actor in tow!
Psychedelic and Absurdist, The Mole Song takes the classic gangster film and turns it on its head, showing again why Takashi Miike is one of the world’s greatest directors.
Rover’s Devon Gallant gives you the Top Ten films to induct yourself into the weird, wonderful world of one of the world’s most important genre film festivals, Fantasia.