Archive for the category "movies"

Sherlock Holmes Movie Pass Giveaway

Comments 93 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Sherlock Holmes Movie starring Robert Downey Junior and Jude Law is coming out on Christmas Day and I for one am rather excited for many reasons. As a child, I would doodle images of Silver Blaze or the Blue Carbuncle on notepads and show them off to my mother (who would then show them […]

Vancouver Archival Films at Vancity Theatre

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The City of Vancouver Archives are opening up their film vault this Sunday with a historic showcase of some fascinating moments in our City’s history. Where: Vancity Theatre (Vancouver International Film Centre on Seymour) When: Sunday, November 29th at 2:00pm Tickets: $8 and available online in advance The footage (different to the spot featured above) […]

Halloween Blu-ray Movie Giveaway

Comments 14 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I have been offered the chance to give away three ultimate spooky Blu-ray collections and since Halloween is just two sleeps away, this will be a super quick contest. Here’s what the prize packs (each valued at $175) will include: Child’s Play, Misery, the Hannibal Lecter Anthology, Wrong Turn, Wrong Turn 2. To enter to […]

Vampyre Weekend at the Vancity Theatre Giveaway

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Starting this Friday the Vancity Theatre is hosting Vampyre Weekend — three nights of ghoulish features on the big screen. Source: Let the Right One In Friday October 30 6:30 pm Let the Right One In 8:35 pm Near Dark 10:15 pm Vampire’s Kiss Midnight The Hunger Saturday October 31 4:30 pm Let the Right […]

National Film Board of Canada iPhone Application

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The National Film Board of Canada (the NFB) has released its own application for the iPhone which includes hundreds of films, animated shorts, history vignettes, and classics all free of charge. My sister put this on my radar when she posted about it on Twitter so I thought I would check it out. When I […]