Films

Worst Aid: 6 Examples of Bad Hollywood Medicine

Dr. Brett Belchetz | Posted 09.14.2014 | Canada Living
Dr. Brett Belchetz

In the interest of saving lives from bad Hollywood medicine, and also with the goal of providing a little bit of entertainment, here are the top Hollywood medical malpractices that drive me crazy.

Disney Cage Match: Frozen vs. Brave vs. Tangled

Darlena Cunha | Posted 06.05.2014 | Canada Living
Darlena Cunha

I feel like it's time to put the modern Disney tale fight to an end. Let's take Frozen, Brave and Tangled, and gauge them component by component to ge...

Tips for Wearing Vintage Clothing

Natasha Koifman | Posted 07.08.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

It's remarkable to see the impact The Great Gatsby has had on designers in recent seasons -- it started even when the movie was just announced. While current designers and collections offer many options for those of us enchanted with these styles, we can also go right to the source. Here are some more tips for shopping vintage.

Sexism at the Oscars. I am Shocked! (Not Really)

Mitch Wolfe | Posted 04.27.2013 | Canada
Mitch Wolfe

Facebook, Twitter and even Huffington Post are ablaze with angry comments about the disgusting sexism of Seth MacFarlane, the Oscars' host last night....

"Rock N Roll Mamas:" The Art of Mothering on a Tourbus

Justin Beach | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Living
Justin Beach

What is the first thing you think of when you hear "touring musician?" If your answer didn't include diapers, breastfeeding, homework and playgroups there is a new documentary you might want to see. Rock N Roll Mamas is a new documentary that tells the story of three mothers who maintained their musical careers while raising children. What the director found was that there are no easy answers.

Dispatches From Cannes: Sharks, Models and Zombies Oh My!

Rodrigo Gudino | Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada
Rodrigo Gudino

2012-05-17-cannesDanielle.jpgCannes! The Riviera. The croissette. The sun, the sand, the celebrities...the movies. It's the 65th annual Festival de Cannes, a meeting place of filmmakers great and not-so-great. For an independent filmmaker like me, it's as close to a real life Mount Olympus as I have ever set foot on.

Inside Out Film Festival: Coming Out of the Gay Film Stereotype

Andrew Murphy | Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada
Andrew Murphy

The Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival has just begun and this year marks a significant shift in queer filmmaking: a movement away from the simple "coming out" story, and away from films that play up gay stereotypes because it really is no longer "fine" if we do it ourselves. Films with LGBT content are becoming just that: films with LGBT content, versus "gay movies."

Why You Really Love To Watch Rom-Coms

The Toronto Star | Debra Black | Posted 10.21.2011 | Canada Living

As the temperature drops do you have an overwhelming need to watch Bridget Jones' Diary, The Wedding Planner or even the older-school When Harry Met S...