The Legacy of Nell Shipman

In my recent list of the Top 5 Canadian Actresses, which consisted mostly of figures still very much alive to this day, the top spot was claimed by Mary Pickford, whose pioneering influence both during and after the silent era is still felt to this very day.   Despite her many progressive achievements in her […]

Top Gambling Scenes in Movies

Find out what the best gambling scenes in movies are and where you can playthese casino games online for free and win real money too.    Best Gambling Scenes in Movies throughout the Years   There are a number of iconic gambling scenes in movies and perhaps you are familiar with a few of them. […]

My Top 5 Canadian Films

While we here at Hollywood North Magazine strive to shine a spotlight on Canadian cinema, we have not always been overly strict on what exactly constitutes it. At times, links can be as tenuous as a film like Logan, which is a fully-fledged American production we previously reviewed despite having no notable Canadian input whatsoever. […]

Casino Movies and Online Casinos

Casino movies, especially of the Canadian variety are very rare. But the limited number of them provide good entertainment and some educational value when it comes to gambling. Or maybe cheating at gambling. But sometimes it’s more story material than how to play how a game of cards. Either way, they really get you into […]

My Top 5 Canadian Actresses

Since the publication of my personal list of Canada’s Top 5 Actors last week, I had been pondering my follow-up list of Canada’s Top 5 Actresses, quickly realising that choices this time around would not seem so obvious. Donald Sutherland and Christopher Plummer, the top too names on last week’s list, are established thespians who […]