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Movie review: Wonka offers golden ticket to pure happiness

Movie review: Wonka Paul King, the director behind the warm and fuzzy Paddington movies, stretches a strong arm into the cauldron of modern chaos and pulls out a sweet, magical treat of a movie that affirms the power of a pure heart.
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Movie review: Ferrari's fake accents force some bad turns, but Driver saves the lines

Movie review: Ferrari Director Michael Mann demonstrates a passion for Italian engineering and mid-century aesthetics in this big-budget biopic that seeks to celebrate the power and the pistons of the masculine experience.
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Movie Review: The Boys in the Boat pays homage to courage, and cliché

Movie Review: The Boys in the Boat George Clooney catches a crab in this respectful, but unforgivably clichéd, take on the true tale of the 1936 U.S. Rowing Team, and the crew of working class heroes who beat Hitler's elites to take home the gold.  

THE SICK DAYS

Feeling all pains and needles

The Sick Days: Part 22 After toughing out the chronic pain of inflamed joints and fever flashes, a young reporter hits the wall and lands in the hospital where hiding the truth about her illness is no longer an option By Shelley Page An ...

THE DADDY DIARY

Move over Pinocchio, this new Daddy's got strings

Daddy Diary #8: The Puppetry of Parenting What does a puppet parent looks like? Imagine a new form of entertainment if choreographed by a drunk, one-legged Danny Kaye and a zombie cheerleader. By Chris Lackner “I've got no strings so I have ...

POP CULTURE DECODER

Pop Culture Decoder: Christmas Music

Christmas music is more maligned than soul patches; Misty Harris jumps to its defence By Misty Harris Every holiday season, the masses profess their hatred of Christmas music with a level of zeal normally reserved for discussions about ...

FOOD

Hit your mental reset button with a sweet green smoothie

Recipe: Reset Button Green Smoothie A spritely emerald green, this smoothie is packed with kale and spinach, but sweetened naturally with pear, banana and pineapple, so as good as it is for you, it doesn’t taste like medicine. By Louise ...
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