Monthly Archives: December 2010

Eats in Vancouver

We headed out into the chilly night for a rare “dinner without child” event last night. So many restaurants to choose from in this town and after careful consideration we settled on Boa Bai. Good choice! What a fantastic restaurant. … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter for Week Ending January 3rd

Here it is folks, the last ever newsletter…for this year. And with that brings our list of our favorite and not so favorite films of the past 12 months. It hasn’t really been a banner year for films, especially the … Continue reading

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Merry yadda-yadda

Hey everyone a merry Xmas to you all. In keeping with that theme here is a funny and interesting post from Ricky Gervais on why he is an atheist. Couldn’t have put it better myself….http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2010/12/19/a-holiday-message-from-ricky-gervais-why-im-an-atheist/

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Christmas Tradition – awww…

Here’s a link to some Christmas (creepy mostly and weird of course) traditions form around the world. Seriously? http://www.cracked.com/article_18941_5-creepy-christmas-traditions-from-around-world.html

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Black Dog Newsletter for Week Ending December 27th

Tis that time of year again – time to feast until your eyeballs explode, drink until your liver swarms around your midsection forming a bloated liver belt. All with impunity! And don’t forget to stock up on films for the … Continue reading

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Enter the Void

Gaspar Noe (Irreversible) returns to rip off the top of your head, scoop out the gooey innards, toss them on the floor and then stomp on them with muddy steel-toed boots. That’s kind of how my brain felt after watching … Continue reading

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2001 – 17 found minutes!

How weird is this? Apparently they have found 17 minutes from 2001 A Space Odyssey that were cut from the original film. That’s pretty cool but not that weird. What is strange is where they found this footage – in … Continue reading

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Why I hate going to the movies – Part 1

I checked out Enter the Void (review to follow) last night at the lovely Vancity Theatre. I quite enjoy going to the theatre and seeing a film, especially something like that, on the big screen. But for whatever reason I … Continue reading

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Best (or worst) Gingerbread houses

Check these out. Fo shizzle!  http://www.someecards.com/2010/12/16/gingerbread-houses-weird-crack

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Worst of 2010

While I’m still collating what I think are the worst and best films of the year – and there are a lot of bad ones, and a few good titles – here’s The Onion’s picks for the worst movies of … Continue reading

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