Movie

How Spider-Pig eclipsed Marvel’s Peter Porker

When The Simpsons Movie introduced Spider-Pig, it took the world by storm. But how did a pig become more popular than Marvel’s Spider-Ham? The Simpsons Movie marked the first time the long-running animated series was even on the big screen. To make its mark, the film features bigger jokes, a …

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Movie review: Madres | Diversions

Nowadays, it is rare that a film manages to surprise me. Huge twists and turns have always been difficult to keep, and the unexpected reveals a secret. Those of my generation have probably heard the well-known anecdote of an audience member who came out of a first screening of “The …

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The Day – A Branded Christmas Movie in New London

New London – Small snowdrifts gathered along the steps leading to the Garde Arts Center on Monday. Christmas garlands draped over the windows of the theater and the bottom of its marquee. On this marquee were the words: Richmond Ballet presents The Nutcracker from December 20 to 26. It’s mid-October, …

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New immersive Dutch WWII film on Netflix

Susan Radder as Teuntje in “The Forgotten War” NETFLIX / Lennert Hillege The forgotten battle (By Slag Om De Schelde), from Netflix NFLX Dutch debut film, jumped into the top 10 streamers list in many countries, including Canada, the Netherlands, Belgium, UK, US and France, a day after its release …

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10 things you didn’t know about the next Disney movie

The upcoming movie Encanto is the latest in a long line of animation Disney movies, and promises to be another magical and charming addition to the family. With nearly a century of animated films to come before it, there’s always that hint of pressure to be successful given Disney’s legacy. …

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