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Rob Stewart’s Sharkwater returning to theatres for free screenings

February 18, 2017

On February 25th, Cineplex will honour the late Canadian filmmaker Rob Stewart. The theatre chain will be hosting special screenings of his unforgettable documentary Sharkwater.   If you’ve never seen the documentary, it will fundamentally change the way you think …
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Five reasons to plan a movie night this weekend!

September 9, 2016

This post is presented in partnership with TELUS If the thousands of kids with backpacks on my Facebook feed are any indication, school is back in session, which means that summer will soon be coming to an end. While that’s …
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Trailers for Fargo (shot in Calgary) and The Revenant (shot in Canmore) are out!

July 17, 2015

It’s been a great week for Alberta’s film industry, as two of their big productions released amazing trailers. First was the trailer for the second season of Fargo, which stars Ted Danson, Patrick Wilson, Jean Smart, Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons, Nick …
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20 of the most-binge worthy movies of all time!

June 22, 2015

Remember when you used to spend hours wandering the aisles of Blockbuster only to rent the same movie you rent every year (Love, Actually.) Well, those days are gone. That’s why TELUS Optik TV™ has the largest On Demand library. …
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Canadian Star Wars fans are not very happy with iTunes Canada right now!

April 14, 2015

You guys ever hear of those Star Wars movies? *Flashback to the time I watched all six movies in a row for Entertainment Weekly!* With the next generation of Star Wars movies set for release later year, it probably came …
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Theyyyy’re back! Check out the new trailer for the ninth season of The Trailer Park Boys!

February 23, 2015

Mark your calendars! On March 27th The Boys are back in “fine” form for Season 9 of the Trailer Park Boys, which will be released in its entirety on Netflix Canada. Of course “fine” is up for individual interpretation. This season, Ricky, …
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Four very Alberta moments at the Oscars!

February 23, 2015

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images Did you watch last night’s Oscars? There were certainly some highs and lows. Truthfully, I’m not sure how much I’ll remember of them this time next week. But, that’s not to say that it wasn’t …
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Contest: Advance Screening Passes to Horrible Bosses 2!

November 12, 2014

They’re baaaaack! The hilarious cast of Horrible Bosses are back for the sequel, simply called Horrible Bosses 2. But what the title lacks in creativity, it looks like the movies makes up for in laughs. Especially from Jennifer Aniston. Man, I …
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Contest: Passes to the advance screening of Birdman!

October 20, 2014

Every now and then there’s a movie that, when you watch the trailer, you’re like “Yeah, I HAVE to watch that.”  It’s been a long time since I said that about a Michael Keaton movie (I mean, Jack Frost?!) But, …
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Three OSCAR sure shots at this year’s CIFF!

September 12, 2014

Let’s get the annual joke about Calgary’s International Film Festival out of the way first. Yes, its acronym is CIFF. Yes, I wish they’d change it. Okay, now that we got that out of the way, let’s talk about this …
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Trailer: Check out Calgary’s First Film Directed By Calgary!

August 8, 2014

I think a lot of people think of Calgary has just oil, gas and the Stampede. And I’ll be honest, it mostly is. But, the part that isn’t oil, gas and Stampede is pretty freaking awesome too! I first heard …
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The Corner Gas movie is happening!

May 20, 2014

UPDATE: Wow!  That was fast!  The Corner Gas movie reached its Kickstarter goal in less than an hour.  Man, oh man those fans sure do love Dog River! They’ve been talking about it for years and today Brent Butt made …
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Christopher Nolan’s Alberta-shot Interstellar looks out of this world!

May 16, 2014

Last summer, a slew of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities descended upon Calgary for a mysterious Christopher Nolan project.  If you know Nolan as the director of Inception and The Dark Knight trilogy, than you know that a “mysterious” Christopher Nolan project …
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Trailer: The Trailer Park Boys return!

February 19, 2014

After eight seasons, two movies, you’d think there would be no more story to tell, well, clearly you don’t know the Trailer Park Boys.  The boys are officially coming back to theatres for their third film, which opens on April …
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Movie Passes Giveaway: August: Osage County! (CLOSED)

December 16, 2013

First there was: Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier III Hulk Hogan vs. Andre The Giant Heidi vs. Lauren And now, it’s: Julia Roberts vs. Meryl Streep It’s the battle royale you didn’t even know you wanted. When August: Osage County …
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