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Welcome, film lovers!

You have found the archive of a film blog that I wrote every week for a year; check out the About page to see why. I will someday go back and fill in the gaps that were left by a … Continue reading

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Week 52: Roll the Credits

With no winter storms to hide behind this week, I returned to Cinema 3 for the last installment of my year-long experiment. Not surprisingly during this festive season, the movie was still a rerun (The Day The Earth Stood Still) … Continue reading

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Week 51: Road House

This is an unusual week in Cinema 3. First, it’s Christmas week, a time when the movie house fills with parents trying to entertain their children who are on vacation, while studios try to pimp their oscar-bait and dump their … Continue reading

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Week 49: Rachel Getting Married

MPAA#: 44366 Showtime: 9:10 Ticket price: 10.99 Seat: upper right Shotgun: none Attendance: 3 Weather: wet snow Food: Dr. Pepper, Mike & Ikes Expectations: moderate Met?: yes Pre-show ads: Coke, Toyota, Telus Trailers: Heaven on Earth Review: For a film … Continue reading

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Week 48: Quantum of Solace

MPAA#: 44263 Showtime: 9:40 Ticket price: 10.99 Seat: lower right Shotgun: none Attendance: 007 (really.) Weather: cool, freezing rain Food: Dr. Pepper, M&Ms, Eat-More bars Expectations: moderate Met?: yes Pre-show ads: Coke, Toyota, Telus Trailers: The Day The Earth Stood … Continue reading

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Week 47: High School Musical 3

MPAA#: 44768 Showtime: 9:40 Ticket price: 10.99 Seat: center middle Shotgun: none Attendance: 1 Weather: cool, clear Food: Dr. Pepper, M&Ms Expectations: very low Met?: yes Pre-show ads: Milk, Sobeys, Toyota, Telus Trailers: The Tale of Despereaux, Marley and Me, … Continue reading

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Week 46: Madagascar 2: Escape To Africa

MPAA#: 44773 Showtime: 9:25 Ticket price: 10.99 Seat: top middle Shotgun: none Attendance: 3 Weather: heavy rain and wind Food: Quantum of Solace combo, which turns out to be a large popcorn and Coke, plus M&Ms Expectations: low Met?: exceeded … Continue reading

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