‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ creator on the critical Lenny Bruce-Midge Maisel bond

‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ creator on the critical Lenny Bruce-Midge Maisel bond

As viewers continue to binge the third season of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” which dropped on Amazon on Dec. 6, a common reaction has emerged: the fifth episode is clearly the highlight. Vulture described it as a “blissfully satisfying episode of television,” as Twitter users also weighed in with various levels of excitement. The reason, […]

Peter Howell: ‘The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open’ is a smart, empathetic look at a woman in need

Peter Howell: ‘The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open’ is a smart, empathetic look at a woman in need

The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open Starring Elle-Maija Tailfeathers and Violet Nelson. Written and directed by Elle-Maija Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn. Opens Friday at TIFF Bell Lightbox. 105 minutes. 105 minutes. PG In the space of a single Vancouver taxi ride, reactions between two women shift from hopeful to humorous to dismayed to […]

Canadian Michael Ondaatje’s ‘The English Patient’ voted best Man Booker Prize winner in 50 years

Canadian Michael Ondaatje’s ‘The English Patient’ voted best Man Booker Prize winner in 50 years

By The Associated Press Sun., July 8, 2018 LONDON—Michael Ondaatje’s The English Patient was named the greatest-ever winner of the Man Booker Prize at an event Sunday celebrating five decades of the prestigious literary award. The Canadian writer’s tale of love and conflict during the Second World War was awarded the Golden Man Booker Prize […]

After ‘f–k Trump’ barb, De Niro apologizes in Toronto for ‘the idiotic behaviour of my president’

After ‘f–k Trump’ barb, De Niro apologizes in Toronto for ‘the idiotic behaviour of my president’

Robert De Niro, fresh off the Tony Awards stage where he verbally attacked the U.S. president, is now apologizing for Donald Trump’s behaviour following the G7 summit. De Niro, speaking Monday in downtown Toronto where he’s launching a major development alongside celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa, called Trump’s behaviour “a disgrace.” “I just want to make a note […]

Trump: “The United States No Longer Makes Empty Threats”

Trump: “The United States No Longer Makes Empty Threats”

Addressing the decision to pull out of the Iranian nuclear deal forged by Obama, President Trump vowed Tuesday that ‘the United States no longer makes empty threats.’ “Today’s action sends a critical message: the United States no longer makes empty threats,” Trump said, adding “When I make promises, I keep them.” [embedded content] “As we […]

‘The Post’ Movie Is Pro-Fake News Propaganda

‘The Post’ Movie Is Pro-Fake News Propaganda

In an age of unprecedented humiliation for Mainstream Media entities, Hollywood is making an attempt to mitigate the damage done by President Trump’s crusade against fake news, and restore the reputation of organizations like the Washington Post. The new movie entitled ‘The Post’ details the Washington Post’s role in the 1971 release of secret government […]