Belated, Short Film Review: Getting Under ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’

by Kolby Solinsky Editor, White Cover Magazine You’ll have to watch it twice. Because Inside Llewyn Davis is, at first viewing, boring. But the second time, it’s subtle. Subtle is an artistically conscious way of saying boring, but it’s a compliment – in the way someone who’s short can be the biggest person in the room, like Napoleon, […]

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What’s More Predictable: Grantland or The Great Gatsby?

———————————————————— by Turner Lavoie Literary Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— The funny thing about being an awfully pessimistic website (all the time) is that you eventually become as predictable as the stuff you claim isn’t creative. This doesn’t make you a genius. It makes you a mouth.

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Belated Film Review: Friends Have Kids in ‘Friends With Kids’

———————————————————— by Connor Foote Lotus Land Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— It’s hard to tell what’s wrong with Friends With Kids, but the feeling it’s going to be a bumpy (yawny) ride hits you right at take-off. Maybe it’s that you have six people — three men and three women — who are funny and trying not […]

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Belated Film Review: Leonardo DiCaprio Dominates ‘Django Unchained’

———————————————————— by Connor Foote Lotus Land Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— The thing about movies with an audience like Django Unchained‘s — including all of those who haven’t seen but just heard about it from the mouth of Spike Lee — is that it has this way of making you forget a time when it didn’t exist.

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Why Canadians Should Be Proud of ‘Argo’. Yes, Proud.

———————————————————— by Connor Foote Lotus Land Correspondent, White Cover Magazine ———————————————————— There’s no need to review a film you’ve all either seen or heard far too much about (although it’s well-deserved for a worthy Best Picture winner). Chances are, if you haven’t seen Argo, you may have heard about it for the wrong reasons… specifically, about some Canadian […]

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