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Movie Review: What If

When Harry met Chantry.


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Love makes heavy demands of young Torontonians. First, Michael Cera had to battle his girlfriend’s evil exes in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. Now in What If, Daniel Radcliffe faces a potentially    More
 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

Movie Review: Mood Indigo

Eels and all.


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Luring us once again through the funhouse looking glass and into a handcrafted phantasmagoria, cinemagician Michel Gondry commences the carnivalesque proceedings of Mood Indigo in a retro-futuri   More
 
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

The Double

Jesse Eisenberg does double duty.


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It’s only right that a film about doppelgängers should feel eerily familiar. That’s certainly the case with writer-director Richard Ayoade’s sophomore feature, The Double. While loosely a   More
 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

Only Lovers Left Alive

Undead ahead.


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Given that languid cool is the lifeblood of Jim Jarmusch’s oeuvre, it makes sense that he’s finally gravitated to the vampire genre. In Only Lovers Left Alive, the iconoclastic director brin   More
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

The Armstrong Lie

Lie strong.


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Even now, knowing all that we do about his deception, Lance Armstrong can be remarkably convincing. As he denies doping allegations in the documentary The Armstrong Lie, you’re still halfway i   More
 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

Oldboy

Spike Lee’s botched, uninspired remake.


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There’s something immediately dispiriting about the very thought of Spike Lee—once one of American cinema’s most original voices   More
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

The Motel Life

Brotherly love.


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While it might be true that even losers get lucky sometimes, such good fortune tends to be fleeting. That’s certainly the case with brothers    More
 
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

Game On: Ender's Game Reviewed

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Ender's Game was too busy with its zero-gravity exercises to screen by WW press deadlines.
Critic's Grade: B-
There’s no denying that Orson Scott Card's well-documented political and anti-gay views are cockeyed and bear the distinct odor of batshit. Still, this adaptation of his 1985 sci-fi novel deserves notice: It makes clear how salient and eerily prescien...   More
 
Friday, November 1, 2013 by CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

Gonna Make You Flinch: Kick-Ass 2 Reviewed

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Given that star Jim Carrey withdrew his support for Kick-Ass 2 in June, saying it trivialized violence, it's no wonder the movie screened after press deadlines. Critic Curtis Woloschuk also finds little to defend.Critic's Grade: C-If this second Kick-Ass installment manages to distinguish itse...   More
 
Thursday, August 15, 2013 by CURTIS WOLOSCHUK

2 Guns

With even fewer brains than guns.


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Mark Wahlberg seems to be losing his criminal edge. As a reluctant smuggler in last year’s Contraband, he excelled at sneaking illegal goods into the Port of New Orleans right under the authorit   More
 
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 CURTIS WOLOSCHUK
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