BMF is the new Starz drama about the Black Mafia Family, inspired by the real life story about the drug trafficking group that was born out of Detroit in the eighties, and it’s a hell of a show.
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- Food & Style
Great adventures require great gear, and for Canada’s often wild fall weather, that means having a jacket that keeps you warm and dry. That’s why I love the Canada Goose Seawolf rain jacket.
When The Wonder Years debuted in the 1980s, it was set just 20 years before, in an era that felt recent, and somehow far away. With showrunner Saladin K. Patterson’s reimagining of the award-winning series, it’s now been over 50 years since 1968, and the coming-of-age story captures the era in a whole new way.
Netflix’s Chicago Party Aunt stars the hilarious Lauren Ash as the hard-loving, hard-partying, die hard Chicagoan with a heart of gold. Diane is the life of any party, and she’ll roll with any situation, or steamroll over it, at least.
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Dune, Night Raiders, Wildhood, Kicking Blood, Attica, Mothering Sunday, Petite Maman reviews | TIFF 2021
The 46th annual Toronto International Film Festival is in the books, and it was a great year to discover incredible new films from a wide range of filmmakers and talent. Here are a few of my favourites, with reviews for Dune, Night Raiders, Wildhood, Kicking Blood, Attica, Mothering Sunday, and Petite Maman.
The east coast is calling! In a few days I’m starting a 10-day trip around Nova Scotia with my family, and our first stop is naturally Halifax.
- Food & StyleToronto International Film Festival
The Toronto International Film Festival is my favourite event of the year. From the cinematic experiences, to the way the city becomes a meeting place for film makers and film lovers, TIFF always amazes me, and Canada Goose’s Out There Cinema was one of this year’s biggest highlights.
You’ve never seen Joshua Jackson like this before. In his new series, Dr. Death, Jackson plays former doctor Christopher Duntsch, the negligent neurosurgeon who maimed nearly all of his patients, and killed two of them during surgery.
TIFF 2021 starts tomorrow, and I’ve been reflecting on all the years that I’ve been covering Canada’s best festival, and one of the most interesting public festivals in the world.
Canadian actor Simu Liu stars in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, and for his first adventure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe he has one of the most…