Interview: Mario Van Peebles – Superstition – Part 3

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This is the third part and last part of a recent interview about the series and Van Peebles career. Q: I like actually some of your (unintelligible) stuff that you did like Full Eclipse and Solo and such. Now that you’re doing this show …when you’re writing a show like this and such,…

Black Rain – Blu-ray Edition

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Whatever film Ridley Scott (Gladiator, The Good Year) is involved in somehow turns out to be entertaining. Even when it’s the sub-par, for him, film “Black Rain”. The film is mindless, silly, predictable, and yet you will find yourself somehow entertained by it. It is as though Scott was following…

The Kents – Within Waves EP

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It’s no accident that The Kents’ new music has a certain gravitas. Hailing from the small town of Lindsay, Ontario (population 20,354) the band has been experiencing a rapid musical evolution since releasing their debut Waking EP in 2016. The charming rock-pop of the band’s early days has given way…

46th Annual Festival du Nouveau Cinema Prize Winners

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46e FESTIVAL DU NOUVEAU CINÉMA 2017 AWARDS     INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION – FEATURE FILMS   Louve d’Or presented by Québecor Best feature film in the International Competition ($15,000 cash from Québecor).   AVA directed by LÉA MYSIUS(France)   Daniel Langlois Innovation Award Recognizes a work in the International Competition that…

Red Christmas – Blu-ray Edition

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I missed this Aussie slasher film when it screened earlier this year at Fantasia. It is out now on blu-ray and VOD. The dark and twisted film is from the mind of director/screenwriter Craig Anderson and stars veteran actress and a woman well known to horror film fans, Dee Wallace….