The self-importance of being Birdman

Mexican misery master Alejandro González Iñárritu’s new film is tonally lighter, technically dazzling & beautifully acted. But it’s still a pissy tantrum that deals in absolutes.

Election Night Movies

It’s election day in the U.S. of A. and though we Canadians have little direct stake in the results, it’s easy to get all caught up in the hysteria. If you’re feeling the buzz but don’t care to sit through the many hours of punditry and ballot counting due to take over this evening’s prime-time TV slots, allow Cult MTL to make a handful of quality home video viewing suggestions for you.