Glasner on Film

 
 

Glasner on Film

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.

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Glasner on Film update

Hello friends. A short update to share Glasner on Film is going on hiatus. Eli's weekly screentime column is still heard in various CBC radio stations across Canada. In addition, you can listen and subscribe to Eli's stay home streaming guide on the CBC News Youtube channel at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-t4RgjQN60&list=PLeyJPHbRnGaYyLBzUTWYlUWmyJGLiQlg3. Thanks for listening.

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2020-04-24 Great documentaries - The Last Dance - Dark Side of the Ring - Beastie Boys Story

Sports fans had something new to cheer last week when 'The Last Dance' arrived on Netflix. The documentary series follows Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls epic run in 1997 and it's just one of a number of real-life dramas screentime columnist Eli Glasner is highlighting this week. For more on The Last Dance, Dark Side of the Ring, and Beastie Boys Story, here's Eli.

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2020-04-12 Great shows for Stay at Home Cooks

As we all spend a little more time indoors it seems many of us are rediscovering the joys of home cooking. This week CBC screentime columnist Eli Glasner discusses his favourite streaming shows about food.

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2020-03-27 Tiger King - High Fidelity

Welcome back, podcast listeners. With the big screen movie release schedule on pause, we're shifting focus to look at new streaming releases. This week, two binge-worthy shows to help you stay inside while we practice physical distancing. First up, the Netflix series Tiger King. Then a look at the new TV remake of High Fidelity. With more here's CBC film critic Eli Glasner.

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2020-03-06 The Way Back - Onward

It's a mixed bag of movies this weekend. For the family, there's Onward, a new animated adventure about two brothers and half a father. If you're looking for something with a little more grit, there's The Way Back, starring Ben Affleck as a basketball coach with a drinking problem. With more here is CBC's Eli Glasner.

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2020-02-28 The Invisible Man - Disappearance at Clifton Hill

This weekend there's no shortage of women in peril on the big screen. For horror fans there's a new version of The Invisible Man starring Elisabeth Moss. And if you're looking for more of a mystery, there's Disappearance at Clifton Hill set around Niagara Falls. For more here's CBC movie guy, Eli Glasner.

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2020-02-21 The Call of the Wild

First published in 1903, Jack London's "The Call of the Wild" is a classic tale of a man and his dog set in the Yukon. Now it's a new film starring Harrison Ford. The book has been adapted a number of times over the years...but this dog's got some new tricks. For more here's CBC film critic Eli Glasner.

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