Its a Wonderful Life

Vancouver Theatre: Some Presents, Some Coal This Holiday Season

Michael Groberman | Posted 12.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Michael Groberman

The festive season is always marked by a plethora of stage offerings. Here are capsule reviews of four them.

Five Things You Might Not Know About It's A Wonderful Life

Ward Anderson | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada Living
Ward Anderson

It's a Wonderful Life was originally to be released in January, 1947. Besides taking place around Christmastime, the movie is not actually a Christmas film. Frank Capra and the Columbia Pictures were so confident that the public would love the flick, however, that they moved the release date up to December 1946, hoping it would fare better for an Oscar Award.

Catch Your Favourite Xmas TV Specials

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.23.2013 | Canada TV

Are you on the couch with a food and/or alcohol hangover? Wrapping some last-minute gifts? Nothing goes hand-in-hand with holiday lazing quite like ce...

No Holiday Is Complete Without These Songs and Movies

Natasha Koifman | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

The holidays are a time for many kinds of traditions. Whether it's the lighting of the menorah or the trimming of the tree or reuniting with friends too long unseen. And, of course, this is a time of year for watching movies and singing songs. And while we spend a lot of the rest of the year chasing the next "new thing," around the holidays, most of us revisit our old favourites... watching movies that take us back to our childhood.