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LOS ANGELES — Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned poet, painter and actor known for parts in films such as “Revenge of the Nerds” and “I’m Gonna Git You Sucka,” has died. He was 78. Casey died Tuesday in Los Angeles after a brief illness, his talent agent Erin Connor said. Born in West…
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The lead actress of 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' is spotted donning her superhero suit during the filming in…
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Bernie Casey, a professional football player turned actor known for parts in Revenge of the Nerds and I’m Gonna Git You Sucka, has d…
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VICTORIA - A man behind a "justice-pricing" policy based on charging higher admission to white males attending the screening of his movie says he used a false name to promote…
MONTREAL - The Montreal-born Second World War hero whose efforts at Dunkirk in 1940 saved the lives of hundreds of thousands of soldiers was recognized in his hometown on Thursday. Parks…
Quebec director Denis Villeneuve's highly anticipated "Blade Runner" sequel will open the Montreal Festival du nouveau cinema. "Blade Runner 2049" will be presented at a special Oct. 4 screening, a day…
Televisions? Where we’re going we don’t need tel…
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From a media release: Corus Entertainment continues its commitment to Canadian content and the local production community as it greenlights a third season of Global’s hit original series Private Eyes. From leading independent studio Entertainment One (eOne), the fan-favourite investigative drama receives a 12-episode order, with production set to begin in Toronto in spring 2018. … Continue reading Global Greenlights Original Series Private Eyes for a Third Season…
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One of the engines of the massive Hollywood North animation and visual effects (VFX) industry turns 25 this year. Headquartered in Vancouver since 2014 in a massive 6,900 square-metre facility at 725 Granville Street, Sony Pictures Imageworks is an Academy Award-winning unit of Sony Pictures Motion Picture…
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LOS ANGELES — A 12-year-old girl is getting a $1 million prize and her own Las Vegas show after taking the “America’s Got Talent” crown on the season 12 finale of the NBC reality competi…
09.21 / 15:17
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CBC has made it part of their mandate to focus on adapting more Canadian novels into television projects. They’ve already done it recently with Anne—Moira Walley-Beckett’s take on Anne of Green Gables, in production on Season 2 now—and Allan Hawco’s Caught, his adaptation of Lisa Moore’s novel. Now the network goes all-in with Alias Grace, Margaret … Continue reading Alias Grace: Sarah Polley’s excellent Margaret Atwood adaptation comes to CBC U…
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From Tony Wong of the Toronto Star: Link: Tales of Canada’s Teflon Don captivated producer behind TV series Bad Blood It wasn’t a good omen. The first day of filming on his Montreal Mafia series Bad Blood, executive producer Mark Montefiore turned up on set to see the crew reading newspaper reports on the assassination … Continue reading Links: Bad Blood &…
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The pubcaster reached more Canadians online than ever before, but it struggled to hit its TV audience share targets, according to its annual report.Read…
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Plus: Bron secures $50M in credit and Brown Girl Begins gets world premiere. Read…
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The U.S. news magazine series Vice News Tonight will broadcast on both Much and HBO Canada.Read…
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Filmmakers, activists, actors, musicians, politicians and even a few wrestlers rubbed shoulders at the opening gala red carpet Wednesday evening to help celebrate the 18th birthday of the Calgary International Film Festival at the Jack Singer Concert Hall, kicking off 12 days of cinema with an appropriate dose of glitz and glamour. “It’s part of…
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Following the world premiere of her short Nuuca at TIFF, the Rise filmmaker talks finding wide audiences for Indigenous content.Read…
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It’s no secret that I love documentaries. No matter how jam-packed my days and nights are, I can always find time for another doc. The best is not only educational but beautifully filmed, impeccably scored and wholly entertaining. That’s certainly the case for “The Wild Canadian Year,” the five-part documentary kicking off the newest season of … Continue reading The Nature of Things returns with stunning “The Wild Canadian Year” …
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The original series from Take the Shot Productions and ASAP Entertainment is greenlit for another season as its second sets to premiere. Read…
09.21 / 13:18
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SPOTLIGHT Everfall screens Saturday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Globe Cinema and Wednesday, Sept. 27 at 5 p.m. at Cineplex Eau Claire as part of the Calgary International Film Festival. Visit calgaryfilm.com.   It took an outside observer to point out the thread linking John Kissack’s two films. The Calgary filmmaker admits he…
09.21 / 11:25
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