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Look, I like kids. I think those who know me would agree Id be a half decent mom, already prone to that role in a friend group and quick to play...
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After Louie starring Alan Cumming, left, plays as part of the Inside Out film festival this week.   Courtesy of Inside Out    Hello Again is a adapted from the stage musical of...
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The 70th Cannes Film Festival moved into its final weekend on Friday with a lacklustre competition lineup and no clear consensus as to which film might take the Palme dOr....
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This weeks non fiction book of the weekis Eat the Beetles An Exploration into Our Conflicted Relationship with Insects, by David Waltner Toews. Click forlessons #1 , #2 and #3 . Lesson...
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The Toronto financier, philanthropist and impresariois reviving his efforts to bring a bit of Broadway to Canadas biggest city, first with a run of The Jazz Singer, which had its...
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Ang Lee s movie The Hulk garnered worldwide box office earnings of more than $250 million US even after it leaked and disappointed some with its special effects.   EI Scan    Tech Reporter...
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The Color of Our Sky is a semi autobiographical tale based on author Amita Trasi s childhood friendship with a lower case girl in India.   William Morrow    Gabrielle Williams The Guy, the...
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The Gift, by Barbara Browning, Coffee House Press, 256 pages, $22.95   Coffee House Press    By Ryan PorterSpecial to the Star Fri., May 26, 2017 “I am all for inappropriate intimacy, ” says...
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It’s hard to find a stranger and more beautiful graphic novel than Crawl Space, the latest book by creative Canadian Jesse Jacobs. Part of a blast of attractive new releases...
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All in one place — the books we’ve reviewed this week. Click on a link to take you to our review, or to purchase it on iBooks or Amazon. The...
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Dr. Edith Vane and The Hares of Crawley Hall, by Suzette Mayr. Coach House.    Coach House Books    By Brett Josef GrubisicSpecial to the Star Fri., May 26, 2017 If the...
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The Only Child Andrew Pyper Simon & Schuster, 304 pages, $24.99.    Simon and Schuster    By James GraingerSpecial to the Star Fri., May 26, 2017 Horror aficionados know that the best...
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In This Moment, by Karma Brown, Park Row Books, 304 pages, $19.99.    HarperCollins    By Robert CollisonSpecial to the Star Fri., May 26, 2017 Accidents bookend Karma Brown’s new book In...
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Brimming with divisive topics that blare from headlines — from feminism and the domestic division of labour to overpriced real estate and outraged student politics — and characters readers can...
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Worried fans, don’t fret. Conspiracy theorists, cease. Priyanka Chopra is fine and has a case closed explanation for how she took her high profile tumble while working on her FBI drama Quantico....
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Actor Kaya Scodelario attends the premiere of Disney s Pirates Of The Caribbean Dead Men Tell No Tales this month in Hollywood.   Rich Fury / GETTY IMAGES    Fri., May 26, 2017...
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“We want the hosts of the show to be able to do field based work too, and that will be more manageable with more than one person in terms of how...
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Katherena Vermette has won the $40, 000 Amazon.ca First Novel Award for The Break, a piercing exploration of violence, trauma and resilience, it was announced on Thursday. A Mtis writer and...
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The title of actor Jeffrey Tambors memoir is Are You Anybody , a question he receives as a veteran character actor from people who vaguely recognize him on the street and...
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Its a rare Cannes festival that doesnt include some Canadian talent. Atom Egoyan, David Cronenberg, Denis Villeneuve and of course Xavier Dolan are all fixtures here. And while none of...