Made in MTL is a monthly colomn about films shot in Montreal.
Though it has many similarities with The Score (also made in Montreal at the same time), Heist succeeds by doing less.
Katie Holmes and a stack of talented character actors star in this film by Traffic screenwriter Stephen Gaghan.
Ewan McGregor and Ashley Judd star in the strangely pretentious Eye of the Beholder.
The Score is a basic heist story set in the most filmed part of the city.
Wim Wenders tried to capitalize on the popularity of the format in an awkward drama starring James Franco.
Isn’t She Great stars Bette Midler as the author of a book that sold a shitload of copies.
The 2014 Bobby Fischer biopic starring Tobey Maguire is loaded with familiar locations, local actors and off-board drama.
A review of the new installment in the longest-running (and Montreal-shot) Marvel comics film franchise.
Don Owen’s 1967 NFB production is a real time capsule, featuring a performance by Leonard Cohen, Ste-Catherine Street at its peak and the shiny new metro system.