Author: Jonathan Malloy

Mighty or meek? Power Rangers reviewed

Initially, I was skeptical when the rebooted Mighty Morphin Power Rangers film was announced. It seemed that even though the series is still running, 24 years later I might add, that this new movie would …

KFF 2017: The five best films of the festival

Another year, another Kamloops Film Festival that has come to an end. With 22 features and a bevy of shorts from Canada and across the world, these are my top five favourites from the festival. …

Kamloops Film Festival in review: It’s Only the End of the World

Each year, The Omega reviews the films presented at the Kamloops Film Festival. The festival came to a close on March 11. The latest film from Cannes favourite Xavier Dolan is a family drama with a …

Kamloops Film Festival in review: Ville-Marie

Each year, The Omega reviews the films presented at the Kamloops Film Festival. The festival came to a close on March 11. Over-dramatic, tone-deaf and extremely self-serious, it is truly a shame how big a misfire …

Kamloops Film Festival in review: Toni Erdmann

Each year, The Omega reviews the films presented at the Kamloops Film Festival. The festival came to a close on March 11. A comedy of errors that roots itself with a strong dose of business politics, …

Kamloops Film Festival in review: 20th Century Women

Each year, The Omega reviews the films presented at the Kamloops Film Festival. The festival came to a close on March 11. Centred on the influences a young man will have while growing up, Mike Mills’ …

Kamloops Film Festival in review: The Space Between

Each year, The Omega reviews the films presented at the Kamloops Film Festival. The festival runs through March 11. From first-time director Amy Jo Johnson comes a funny, if overly long, dramedy that tackles dark subject …

Kamloops Film Festival in review: The Girl with all the Gifts

Each year, The Omega reviews the films presented at the Kamloops Film Festival. The festival runs through March 11. With all due comparisons to the video game The Last of Us considered, this zombie apocalypse film …