Eli Glasner on Film from CBC Radio
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CBC Radio Film Reviewer Eli Glasner shares his big screen thoughts on the latest and greatest movies appearing at theatre near you. Some cinema smarts (and snark) to go with your popcorn.
||2015/11/20 - Hunger Games - Brooklyn - The Night Before||There's a wide variety of movie to choose from this weekend including the final instalment of the Hunger Games series, the romance Brooklyn and the naughty holiday comedy The Night Before. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner||11/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/11/06 - Spectre - Peanuts||Two of the most beloved characters in all of pop culture are starring in new movies this weekend. It's Charlie Brown versus James Bond at the box office. So grab your blanket and Martini shaker. CBC's Eli Glasner reviews Spectre and Peanuts.||11/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/30 - Our Brand is Crisis - Truth - Victoria||This week it's two movies inspired by true events and a German film with a has-to-be-seen-to-be-believed concept. CBC's Eli Glasner reviews Our Brand is Crisis, Truth and Victoria.||10/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/23 - Remember - Rock the Kasbah - Room||For film Friday CBC's movie guy looks at Remember featuring Christopher Plummer, Bill Murray in Rock the Kasbah and the much-buzzed about Irish-Canadian co-production Room.||10/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/16 - Steve Jobs - Bridge of Spies - Beeba Boys - and more||Another busy week at the movies as CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looks at Steve Jobs, Bridge of Spies, Beeba Boys, Crimson Peak and Beasts of No Nation.||10/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/10 - Hyena Road - Pan||This week there's no lack of variety as CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looks at Hyena Road, a military drama from Paul Gross and Pan, a new spin on Neverland and the legend of Peter Pan.||10/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/10/02 - The Martian - Sicario - The Walk||It's a mega-sized edition for the new batch of thrilling films appearing at the multiplex. CBC's Eli Glasner reviews The Martian, Sicario and The Walk.||10/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/09/25 - The Intern - Mississippi Grind||CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner is back to look at two actors who could use a hit. Robert De Niro in The Intern and Ryan Reynolds in Mississippi Grind. Plus a few short short words on the films Pawn Sacrifice and Grandma.||9/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/09/11 - What's terrific at TIFF||Eli Glasner steps off the red carpet to share some highlights as the Toronto International Film Festival begins. Quick takes on Mustang, Room, Demolition and Sleeping Giant.||9/10/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/08/28 - The End of the Tour - Turbo Kid||This week CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner looks at The End of the Tour with Jason Segel as David Foster Wallace, plus Turbo Kid, a nostalgia-minded splatter film set in the future.||8/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/08/21 - American Ultra - Bang Bang Baby||This week it's a mix of wild and weird. First there's American Ultra where a sleeper agent is a stoner, then the award-winning mutant musical Bang Bang Baby. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||8/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/07/31 - Mission Impossible Rogue Nation||Tom Cruise is back in theatres with the latest Mission Impossible. It's been a bumpy year for the superstar. He's been shrouded in controversy after the release of a Scientology documentary. Can he redeem himself? Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||7/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/07/24 Pixels and Southpaw||This week Adam Sandler is hoping some arcade affection will spell success for the comedy Pixels, while Southpaw finds Jake Gyllenhaal stepping into the boxing genre. With more here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||7/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/07/17 - Ant-Man - Trainwreck - Mr. Holmes||No lack of variety this week at the movies. CBC film critic Eli Glasner looks at Amy Schumer's comedy Trainwreck, the mini Marvel movie Ant-Man and a few brief words about Ian McKellen in Mr. Holmes.||7/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/07/10 - Minions - Amy||The little yellow sidekicks from the Despicable Me cartoons are branching out in their own feature film with this weekend's Minions. Plus Amy is the title of a new doc looking at the life of Amy Winehouse. Here's CBC film critic Eli Glasner.||7/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/07/03 - Terminator Genisys vs Magic Mike XXL||It's a sequel slugfest this weekend at the movies as Magic Mike XXL faces off against Terminator Genisys. Channing Tatum has the moves but Ar-nold appears unstoppable. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner with a look.||7/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/06/19 - Inside Out||CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner takes a look at the latest animated adventure from Pixar: Inside Out.||6/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/06/12 - Jurassic World - Me Earl and the Dying Girl||Jurassic World arrives in theatres hoping to deliver the same dino-sized thrills of the 1992 original. Plus, CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner also looks at the Sundance smash Me Earl and the Dying Girl.||6/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/06/05 - Entourage/Spy/Love and Mercy||There's no lack of variety for moviegoers this weekend. Comedy fans can choose between 'Entourage' or the espionage spoof, 'Spy'. Plus there's Love & Mercy about beachboy, Brian Wilson. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||6/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||2015/05/29 - San Andreas - Aloha||This week two different types of disasters. San Andreas features Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in a bone-rattling earthquake adventure, while Aloha is a film with some serious warning signs of its own. Here's CBC film reviewer Eli Glasner.||5/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
In Eli I Trust
This is the podcast I anticipate most each week. The format of the reviews is unique, while being both informative and entertaining. I never see a film before listening to Eli's take.
Eli has an eye and voice for criticism. The podcasts are smart and insightful. A must for all serious filmgoers.
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