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SOMEONE ELSE'S MOVIE is just what it says on the label: Each week, an actor, director, screenwriter, critic or industry observer will discuss a film that he or she admires, but had no hand in making. Hosted as genially as possible by Norm Wilner.

Apr 16, 2019

In town for the opening of Four Chords and a Gun, his new play about Phil Spector and The Ramones, actor and author John Ross Bowie finds a strange connection to his own work in Topsy-Turvy, Mike Leigh's layered 1999 drama about Gilbert, Sullivan and The Mikado. Your genial host Norm Wilner is all ears.


Apr 9, 2019

Writer-director Natty Zavitz, whose new film Acquainted just opened in Toronto and Vancouver, tackles the last of Eric Rohmer's Six Moral Tales: Love in the Afternoon, the 1972 drama starring Bernard Verley as a happily married man drawn to the possibility of a new lover. Your genial host Norm Wilner dedicates this...


Apr 2, 2019

Fun fact: While Shazam! was shooting in Toronto last year, screenwriter Henry Gayden dropped by the studio late one night to talk about the eccentric, romantic miracle that is Steve Martin and Mick Jackson's 1991 comedy L.A. Story. Your genial host Norm Wilner has the complete works of John Lillison right there on...


Mar 26, 2019

With the big Canadian Screen Awards gala this Sunday night, The Drawer Boy co-director Arturo Perez Torres -- who's nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay -- is here to talk about Alfonso Cuarón's 2001 road movie Y Tu Mamá También, and how it influenced both his documentary and dramatic filmmaking. Your genial host...


Mar 19, 2019

Author, academic and filmmaker Tananarive Due stops in to discuss a film she knows backwards and forwards: Get Out, Jordan Peele's Oscar-winning creeper about ... well, you know what it's about. With Peele's follow-up Us opening this Friday, your genial host Norm Wilner feels it's the perfect time to put this into your...