30 Days of Night / Into the Wild
By Mark Palermo
Review: Nina Forever
Neither wild nor sad enough and at a safe distance from pain.
Tags: Arts + Culture, On screens, Reviews, Nina Forever, Ben Blaine, Chris Blaine, Cassandra Sigsgaard, Cineplex Cinemas Parklane, Film + TV, Video
Fast Times at Grizzly Lake High
Director, screenwriter and former Coast film critic Mark Palermo grabbed the brass ring when he collaborated with Hollywood filmmaker Joseph Kahn on his new, uncatagorizable feature film, Detention, opening this weekend. Here’s how it all got done.
Tags: Arts + Culture, Film + TV, Video
Everyone’s a critic
The summer movie season is over, and though critics hated The Smurfs and Transformers, they were big hits. In response, Team Coast sounds off on movies they love that (almost) no one else does.
By Hillary Titley, Carsten Knox, Mark Palermo, Molly Segal and Matt Semansky
Tags: Arts + Culture, Film + TV
I Am Number Four lacks character
The teenage sci-fi flick misses the mark with its alien-human relationships.
Tags: Arts + Culture, I Am Number Four, Film + TV, Video
Critics' Picks 2010: DVDs
Blu-ray or DVD, it doesn’t matter to our critics. It’s what’s on the screen that counts
By Carsten Knox, Mark Palermo, Matt Semansky and Hillary Titley
Tags: Arts + Culture, Critics' Picks of the Year, Video
Fully vaccinated Canada: animated tracker of national vaccine progress in 2021
What type of proof of vaccination do you need in Nova Scotia?
NS will require school and health care staff to be fully vaccinated
The COVID vaccine side effects Nova Scotia doesn’t acknowledge
“The race between virus and vaccine is not settled yet”
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Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Total cases in Nova Scotia during pandemic
Total COVID deaths
The Centre For Art Tapes is fundraising for a permanent home
By Morgan Mullin
Halifax's north end given $111,000 in funding for public art
COVID-19 round-up: More AstraZeneca for NS, a St. FX cluster and an extended Christmas holiday
By Lyndsay Armstrong
COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Dec 7
By Team Coast