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Eli Glasner on Film from CBC Radio with Eli Glasner

CBC Radio Film Reviewer Eli Glasner shares his big screen thoughts on the latest and greatest movies appearing at theatre near you. Some cinema smarts (and snark) to go with your popcorn.

  • 13:54
    The novel A Wrinkle In Time has been a fan favourite since it was first published in 1962. Now it's gotten a very modern makeover courtesy of Disney. The new movie has a blockbuster budget, colourful costumes and an A-list cast. But does Wrinkle work? Here's CBC film critic Eli Glasner.
    Mar 9, 2018
  • 14:00
    CBC film critic Eli Glasner commits his Oscar predictions to tape with a look at some of the top categories and discusses whether the winners will reflect the atmosphere of change being felt throughout Hollywood.
    Mar 2, 2018
  • 12:04
    It's been a while since we've seen Natalie Portman on the big screen. Now she's back in a darkly psychedelic sci-fi tale Annihilation. CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner survived the experience and is here to tell us why it's worth watching.
    Feb 23, 2018
  • 15:21
    After much anticipation, Black Panther has arrived. CBC film critic Eli Glasner digs into the comic-book inspired film to see what sets the hero apart while exploring some of the surprising subtext under the action.
    Feb 16, 2018
  • 08:52
    This week, two very different options. Fifty Shades Freed is the latest instalment all about the torrid love affair between Anastasia and Mr. Grey. Then we're on to the adaptation of the charming children's book, Peter Rabbit. With more here is CBC's Eli Glasner.
    Feb 9, 2018
  • 12:32
    This week CBC film critic Eli Glasner takes a break from new releases to answer some listener questions about his job, the industry and favourite films.
    Feb 2, 2018
  • 09:44
    CBC film critic Eli Glasner takes a break from Oscar bait to review the latest instalment of the Maze Runner series.
    Jan 26, 2018
  • 12:49
    Two very different films about men in combat open this weekend. Hostiles is western with a progressive outlook starring Christian Bale. If it's traditional you want, 12 Strong is the true story of a Special Forces team fighting the Taliban. For more here's CBC film critic Eli Glasner.
    Jan 19, 2018
  • 12:45
    One is an actor with a particular set of skills. The other is a bear with a marmalade habit. Here's my review of Paddington 2 and The Commuter with Liam Neeson.
    Jan 12, 2018
  • 16:04
    For his final film column of the year CBC's Eli Glasner takes a look at the latest releases and runs down his favourite movies of 2017.
    Dec 22, 2017
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