Playwright Rachel Mars analyzes the nature of comedy in her one-woman show The Way You Tell Them is…
The Couch Addiction, a Montreal based ska-punk outfit, have had a rough couple months. With a D.I.Y. recording project putting them in some serious money troubles, and a Canadian-wide tour that was both financially and emotionally draining, the septet were beginning to feel overwhelmed.
Grade: B- Robert Benton's (of Kramer vs. Kramer fame) latest film follows the life of university professor Coleman Silk (played by Anthony Hopkins) in this diluted drama, which leaves much to be desired. Set against the backdrop of 1998 (which the film won't let us forget by inserting constant Lewinski references), Coleman is falsely accused of racism and is subsequently fired.