Robert Moyes

Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke star in Before Midnight, now playing in Victoria area theatres

Film Review: Before Midnight

Before Midnight wraps up trilogy neatly, but it's a little heavy on dialogue

Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke star in Before Midnight, now playing in Victoria area theatres
The Purge is preposterous

Film review: The Purge

Heavy-Handed delivery makes the Purge Preposterous

The Purge is preposterous
The cast of Now You See Me, opening in Victoria area theatres this week

Film Review: Now You See Me

The rabbit hides in the hat: Now you see me is an exercise in flabracadabra

The cast of Now You See Me, opening in Victoria area theatres this week
The sixth installment of the Fast & Furious franchise is action packed, but light on plot

Film Review: Fast and Furious 6

Heavy metal thunder... And a pretty silly plot in an otherwise worthy hot rod

The sixth installment of the Fast & Furious franchise is action packed, but light on plot
Star Trek Into Darkness doesn't go boldly, but it does entertain

Movie Review: Star Trek Into Darkness

A rollickingly good-humoured but also dramatic storyline in Star Trek

Star Trek Into Darkness doesn't go boldly, but it does entertain
Leonardo DiCaprio stars in The (not-so) Great Gatsby

Movie Review: The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby is a not-so-great retelling of the popular novel

Leonardo DiCaprio stars in The (not-so) Great Gatsby
Still Mine is a marvelous love story, unsentimental, well observed and rooted in two unique people whose lives have been shaped by being New Brunswick farmers

Movie Review: Still Mine

This geriatric love story is a distinct pleasure to recommend

Still Mine is a marvelous love story, unsentimental, well observed and rooted in two unique people whose lives have been shaped by being New Brunswick farmers
The Sapphires is a feel-good musical adventure, opening in Victoria area theatres this weekend

Movie Review: The Sapphires and Becoming Redwood

The Sapphires is a music-driven feel-good film, Becoming Redwood is a coming of age story

The Sapphires is a feel-good musical adventure, opening in Victoria area theatres this weekend
Elle Fanning stars in Ginger & Rosa, opening at Victoria Area theatres this week

Movie Review: Ginger & Rosa

Arthouse director Sally Potter takes on the coming of age story

Elle Fanning stars in Ginger & Rosa, opening at Victoria Area theatres this week
James McAvoy (left) stars as an auctioneer with huge gambling debts in Danny Boyle’s new film Trance.

Movie Review: Trance

An artful film noir and a nifty brainteaser that appeals to everyone

James McAvoy (left) stars as an auctioneer with huge gambling debts in Danny Boyle’s new film Trance.
Rob Stewart's latest film tackles global warming

Movie Reviews: Revolution and The Sapphires

Feel good musical vs doom and gloom global warming doc

Rob Stewart's latest film tackles global warming
Ex-Disney stars add an element of irony to Spring Breakers.

Monday Movie Reviews: Spring Breakers and G.I. Joe Retaliation

Girls gone wild ... very wild. Ex-Disney child stars add a layer of irony to Spring Breakers

Ex-Disney stars add an element of irony to Spring Breakers.
Halle Berry stars as Jordean Turner, a veteran 911 operator, in The Call

Movie Reviews: The Call and The Incredible Burt Wonderstone

The Call is an adrenaline rich tale, while Wonderstone is woefully ill-considered and unfunny

Halle Berry stars as Jordean Turner, a veteran 911 operator, in The Call
Jack the Giant Slayer is a ordinary retelling of the fairy tale

Movie Reviews: Jack the Giant Slayer and 21 and Over

Jack the Giant Slayer is a straight forward retelling of the popular fairy tale.

Jack the Giant Slayer is a ordinary retelling of the fairy tale
Amour, the end-of-life love story is playing at The Odeon.

Movie Reviews: Amour and A Good Day to Die Hard

Bruce Willis reprises role as John McClane in A Good Day to Die Hard

Amour, the end-of-life love story is playing at The Odeon.
Nicholas Hoult is a zombie in Warm Bodies.

Movie Reviews and Listings: Warm Bodies and Bullet to the Head

Warm Bodies is a zombie movie with brains and Bullet to the Head is in the tradition of a 70s crime thriller

Nicholas Hoult is a zombie in Warm Bodies.
Octogenarians hop on motorbikes to circumnavigate their island home in Go Granderiders! screening Sat., Feb. 2 at 4:30pm at Empire #6.

Victoria Film Festival Review: Go Grandriders!

Documentary tells the story of octogenarian bikers in Taiwan.

Octogenarians hop on motorbikes to circumnavigate their island home in Go Granderiders! screening Sat., Feb. 2 at 4:30pm at Empire #6.
Hicks on Sticks follows professional skateboarders on a cross-country tour, towing a huge portable skateboard park behind them.

Skateboarders on a road trip

Documentary film Hicks on Sticks is smart and visually fun

Hicks on Sticks follows professional skateboarders on a cross-country tour, towing a huge portable skateboard park behind them.
Zero Dark Thirty is making a killing at the boxoffice.

The price of vengeance

Zero Dark Thirty making a killing at the boxoffice

Zero Dark Thirty is making a killing at the boxoffice.
Leonardo Dicaprio plays a nasty plantation owner in Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained.

Movie Reviews and listings: Jan. 3-9

Robert Moyes reviews Django Unchained and Jack Reacher, plus movie listings for Victoria area theatres.

Leonardo Dicaprio plays a nasty plantation owner in Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained.