Robert Moyes

Movie Reviews: Middle Earth opens to visitors

The Hobbit entertains, but some of the scenes carry to the point of tedium

Gerard Butler stars in PLaying for Keeps, playing in Victoria area movie theaters now.

Movie Reviews: Rom-com fails the soccer mom test

Robert Moyes reviews Playing for Keeps and Rise of the Guardians, both playing at Victoria area theatres this week.

Gerard Butler stars in PLaying for Keeps, playing in Victoria area movie theaters now.
The documentary Side By Side takes a look at the last 30 years of digital filmaking.

Film review: Side by Side and Killing Them Softly


Documentary outlines 30 years of digital film making

The documentary Side By Side takes a look at the last 30 years of digital filmaking.
Helen Hunt and John Hawkes star in The Sessions, playing at The Odeon in Victoria, BC.

Lincoln: Brutal politics of abolition

The Sessions, playing at The Odeon in Victoria, BC, believes in the naked truth

Helen Hunt and John Hawkes star in The Sessions, playing at The Odeon in Victoria, BC.
Daniel Craig is killing it as 007 in Skyfall.

Skyfall is 007 at top of his game

Daniel Craig is killing it as Bond for the third time in Skyfall.

Daniel Craig is killing it as 007 in Skyfall.
Stella and Dot take an illegal road trip to Canada to get married in Cloudburst, playing at UVic's Cinecenta.

Movie Reviews: On the road to love in Cloudburst

Alex Cross is a crude assemblage of off-the-shelf characters, tired dialogue, and plotting that is unapologetically ludicrous.

Stella and Dot take an illegal road trip to Canada to get married in Cloudburst, playing at UVic's Cinecenta.
Ben Afflec stars in Argo, playing at Victoria area theatres now.

Movie Reviews and Listings: Waiting for SugarMan and Argo

Victoria, BC movie listings including Cinecenta, Imax, Screenings and more.

Ben Afflec stars in Argo, playing at Victoria area theatres now.
Tim Burton's Frankenweenie is playing now at Victoria area cinemas.

Film Review: Frankenweenie

Tim Burton offers Electrifying entertainment with Frankenweenie

Tim Burton's Frankenweenie is playing now at Victoria area cinemas.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars in Looper.

Victoria movie reviews and listings Oct. 4-10

Robert Moyes reviews The Master and Looper. Listings include Cinecenta, The Roxy, Screenings and major theatres.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars in Looper.
Milla Jovovich stars in Resident Evil: Retribution.

Film reviews and listings Sept. 20-26

Robert Moyes reviews Resident Evil: Retribution and Queen of Versailles.

Milla Jovovich stars in Resident Evil: Retribution.

Movie Reviews and Listings: Aug. 30 to Sept. 5

Reviews of Celeste and Jesse Forever and Premium Rush, plus movie listings for Victoria area theatres.

Sylvester Stallone and Chuck Norris star in Expendables 2, playing at Victoria movie theatres now.

Weekly Movie Reviews and Listings Aug. 23-29

Featuring Expendables 2 and ParaNorman. Including listings of Opening, Continuing, Closing films and Screenings, Imax and Cinecenta.

Sylvester Stallone and Chuck Norris star in Expendables 2, playing at Victoria movie theatres now.
Jeremy Renner and Rachel Weisz star in the Bourne Legacy, playing now in Victoria theatres.

The Boune Flaccidity

Fourth Bourne installment falls flat: the fighting is routine, and dialogue is dull.

Jeremy Renner and Rachel Weisz star in the Bourne Legacy, playing now in Victoria theatres.
Colin Farrell stars in the remake of Total Recall.

Guerrilla warfare in Total Recall

No cliche unexplored in Step Up: Revolution but makes for summer entertainment.

Colin Farrell stars in the remake of Total Recall.
Beasts of the Southern Wild is a one-of-a-kind art film.

Strange beauty in the bayou

Review of Beasts of the Southern Wild and Victoria movie listings for Aug. 2-8.

Beasts of the Southern Wild is a one-of-a-kind art film.
The Dark Knight Rises often wobbles, but that hasn't stopped movie-goers from spending on the last work in Christopher Nolan's trilogy.

The Dark Knight is operatic overkill

The last installation in Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy often wobbles but is very entertaining.

The Dark Knight Rises often wobbles, but that hasn't stopped movie-goers from spending on the last work in Christopher Nolan's trilogy.
The fourth installment of the Ice Age series makes the prehistorical hysterical.

Film reviews and listings July 19-25

This week's reviews: Ice Age 4 and Fathers and Sons. Listings include opening, continuing, screenings, Cinecenta, Imax and more.

The fourth installment of the Ice Age series makes the prehistorical hysterical.
Penelope Cruz stars in Woody Allen's To Rome With Love.

Film reviews and listings July 12-18

Reviews of The Amazing Spider-man and To Rome with love. Victoria's local movie listings July 12-18.

Penelope Cruz stars in Woody Allen's To Rome With Love.
Matthew McConaughey stars in male stripper tale Magic Mike.

Movie Reviews and listings July 5-11: Magic Mike and Ted

Seth MacFarlane's adult teddy bear and Steven Soderbergh delves into the world of male strippers.

Matthew McConaughey stars in male stripper tale Magic Mike.
Seth Rogen and Michelle Williams star in Take This Waltz, opening in theatres June 29.

Film reviews and listings June 28- July 4

Robert Moyes reviews Take this Waltz and Pixar Studios' Brave.

Seth Rogen and Michelle Williams star in Take This Waltz, opening in theatres June 29.