Ryan Gosling

Film Title: First Man

In ’First Man,’ an iconic space story is infused with powerful humanity

Damien Chazelle’s moon-landing film—a 180-degree turn from ’La La Land’—refuses to simply fly the flag, and instead looks honestly at the meaning of heroism

How a pair of Canadians infused their DNA into ’Blade Runner 2049’

In the hands of Denis Villeneuve and Ryan Gosling, the sequel to a cult classic about an American dystopia becomes a bold arthouse blockbuster
BEST OF 2016 movies

Maclean’s picks the best movies of 2016

Our film critic Brian D. Johnson reveals what made his list as the finest movies of the year
La La Land. (TIFF)

La La Land is a musical tonic for the times

La La Land kicks new life into the Hollywood musical, offering a heaven-sent escape from the new America
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American Gothic cowboys of Cannes

Our movie critic in Cannes rounds up his latest viewing
Only God Forgives

The 10 most overlooked films of 2013

Barry Hertz looks at the Top 10 films that unjustly slipped under 2013’s radar

Richard Dreyfuss owes ’Jaws’ to Duddy Kravitz

After ’Duddy,’ he feared he’d never work again, and begged Spielberg for the role

What to watch for in Cannes

Brian D. Johnson’s first dispatch from the French Riviera
Jackie feature

Remembrance daze: 42, The Place Beyond the Pines, and Trance

Brian D. Johnson on what to see this weekend
UC Davis

What students are talking about today (Sept. 27 edition)

Avicii, Beer4Breakfast, Bedpush, Trudeau & Ryan Gosling