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  • Writer and director Paddy Considine

    Interview: Paddy Considine

    The British drama “Tyrannosaur” has picked up numerous awards, including a couple at Sundance last year. It was also an audience favourite at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival. Film critic Leslie James spoke with its writer-director, Paddy Considine.

  • "Haywire" movie poster

    Haywire

    Steven Soderbergh directs an action-thriller with a woman the center of attention. Film critic Leslie James finds “Haywire” way too controlled.

  • "The Iron Lady" movie poster

    The Iron Lady

    Meryl Streep stars as former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher. Film critic Leslie James gets swayed by “The Iron Lady.”

  • "A Dangerous Method" movie poster

    A Dangerous Method

    Michael Fassbender, Viggo Mortensen and Keira Knightley star in David Cronenberg’s already award-nominated historical thriller about the start of psychoanalysis. Film critic Leslie James strongly prescribes “A Dangerous Method.”

  • "Contraband" movie poster

    Contraband

    Mark Wahlberg and Kate Beckinsale star in a new crime-thriller. Film critic Leslie James calls “Contraband” a hot property.

  • Rowan Joffe, Brighton Rock

    There’s a new adaptation of the Graham Greene novel “Brighton Rock”, set during the early 1960s. Film critic Leslie James spoke with writer-director Rowan Joffe during the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival, where it received its world premiere.

  • Andrea Riseborough, Brighton Rock

    There’s a new adaptation of the Graham Greene novel “Brighton Rock”, set during the early 1960s. Film critic Leslie James spoke with actress Andrea Riseborough during the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival, where it received its world premiere. Riseborough will soon be seen in Madonna’s “W.E” as Wallis Simpson.

  • Carnage

    At the movies: Jodie Foster, John C. Reilly, Kate Winslet and Christoph Waltz star in Roman Polanski’s latest feature. 680News film critic Leslie James says to revel in “Carnage”.

  • The Devil Inside

    It’s the start of a new year, so what better time to try to put a new spin on an old theme. Film critic Leslie James calls “The Devil Inside” a sin.

  • "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" movie poster

    Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

    “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” opens Christmas Day. Film critic Leslie James calls it extremely powerful and incredibly moving.