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Becky’s 20 Favorite Films of 2016

These aren’t the definitive best movies of 2016 according to a random genre-loving lady in the Pacific Northwest (that would be me). These are my favorites. No objectivity or arguing necessary. Without further ado… #20 The Nice Guys Shane Black is so good at making run-over-twice Hollywood material...

Rest In Peace Carrie Fisher

2016 is the year that just keeps taking. This afternoon it took a Princess, a General and a Rebel. It took Hollywood royalty, a celebrated author, and a survivor. Today, at age 60, Carrie Fisher passed away after suffering a heart attack last Friday. It would be easy...

Blood in the Snow 2016

Toronto’s own Blood in the Snow film festival roared to life last night, while we Americans were attempting to drown the still-twitching corpse of 2016 in a gluttonous pile of gravy and shame. The fest is still going strong for another 3 nights, and if you are anywhere...