PROJECT ITHACA: In Space, No One Can Hear You Snore

There’s a whole genre of low-rent sci-fi that infests the small screen. From the depths of the iTunes store to the bottom of your cable guide (for those still watching), these feature-length time suckers run the gamut from one-off “mockbusters” (Transformers begets Transmorphers and so on) to nature vs. man on crack (Sharktopus vs. Whalewolf). […]

HARPOON Leaves Blood in the Water

Aristotle once categorized friendship into three types: utility, pleasure and “of the good”. The wry narrator of Rob Grant’s tropical thriller Harpoon suggests a fourth type; one where friends were once close, but only stay friends for appearances long after they’ve drifted apart.  After brutally beating up his best friend Jonah (Munro Chambers) under the […]

We Will Stand Up – Review

Nearly all of Canada was rocked in August 2016 when 22 year-old Colten Boushie of the Red Pheasant First Nation was killed via bullet to the head on a farm in rural Saskatchewan. The country was rocked yet again when Boushie’s killer, farmer Gerald Stanley was found not guilty of second-degree murder in a Battleford […]