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Time to Throw Down the Gauntlet

There’s a scene in the Hollywood movie, The Heist, where Gene Hackman’s character explains his process is to imagine what someone smarter than he would do…and then he does that. It struck me as a cute line, because even as … Continue reading

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Criss-Crossing the English & French Talent…

  Since everyone likes a trilogy (um, they do, don’t they?) this’ll be my third and final post looking at aspects of the whole English-French dichotomy in Canadian film & TV. At least, the final one for now, until something … Continue reading

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English-French Productions — two in one!

  As may have occurred to repeat visitors to this blog, when I write about Canadian pop culture I write both about the specific & the concrete…but also about the abstract & the ideal. That is, if we’re talking about “Canadian” pop … Continue reading

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