Good Time – Blu-ray Edition

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Not your typical bank robbery film. That should come as expected as it is a Safdie Brothers film. Benny and Josh (Daddy Longlegs, Heaven Knows What) have built a reputation for making odd films. The way they construct their films and shoot them is hypnotizing. You are totally drawn in…

Swedish Singer Elliot releases new single ‘Trade Burgers 4 Love’

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“Trade Burgers 4 Love” is just a taste of Elliot’s lo-fi musical smorgasbord. Heavily influenced by musicians of the LA experimental pop scene (Ariel Pink, John Maus), his songs hang on you like fast-food binges while scrolling through an abyss of late night memes. Elliot says, “If I would attach…

Mohawk Girls @ RIDM

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Over the 62 minutes of this 2005 film by director Tracey Deer, we get an up close and personal view of the lives of three teenage girls. They are a section of the Montreal/Quebec population we don’t often see onscreen. They three girls are from Kahnawake and are all Mohawk….

Cinemania Enjoys a Very Successful 23rd Edition

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This past weekend the 23rd annual Cinemania film festival ended. The closing film was Au Revoir La-Haut by Albert Dupontel. This screening and many others were full of people. At the box office they did gang busters with several sold out screenings. Of the 54 films shown 47 were premieres…

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets – Blu-ray/DVD Combo Edition

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Summer time is a great time to go watch films. It gets you out of the heat and into the air conditioning of the theatres. It is also the season in which the studios release a lot of action-adventure type movies. Lighter fare that won’t have you thinking too much,…