The Watchlist

Thursdays at 10:30pm

Evan Arppe & Brigitte Truong provide an exclusive look at the week’s major theatrical releases in a fun and irreverent half hour. With in-depth looks at what’s new in the biz, interviews with film makers, and reviews of the hottest releases, you’ll stay in the know at 24 frames per second.

New Releases

October 24th

John Wick, Ouija, Birdman, Whiplash, and more hit theatres this weekend.

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Keanu Reeves

We sit down with the John Wick star to talk about his new film.



From bat to bird; Keaton spreads his wings in Iñárritu’s latest.


J. K. Simmons

Whiplash star J. K. Simmons on his latest role.

New Trailer

Avengers: Age of Ultron

All your favourite superheroes are back in the first teaser for next year's anticipated sequel.

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John Wick John Wick

John Wick is an action thriller directed by stuntman Chad…
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Ouija Ouija

Ouija is a supernatural thriller directed by Stiles White, who…
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Whiplash Whiplash

Whiplash is a drama written and directed by Damien Chazelle. Before…
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Birdman Birdman

Birdman is a black comedy co-written, produced, and directed by Alejandro…
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Laggies Laggies

Laggies is a romantic comedy directed by Lynn Shelton (Touchy…
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White Bird in a Blizzard White Bird in a Blizzard

White Bird in a Blizzard is a thriller written and…
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Birdman Review
Review // Birdman

Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman is a lot of things. It’s…
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Review // Fury

David Ayer does not seem like a guy you want…
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kill the messenger; jeremy renner, mary elizabeth winstead
Review // Kill the Messenger

Kill the Messenger tells the story of Gary Webb (Jeremy…
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Review // Tusk

Kevin Smith’s new film, Tusk, could not turn an interesting…
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Keanu Reeves Interview
Exclusive // Keanu Reeves

In 2008, Keanu Reeves began working on his directorial debut,…
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J. K. Simmons Interview
Exclusive // J. K. Simmons

J. K. Simmons is the definition of a character actor;…
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Avengers: Age of Ultron
Hot Trailer // Avengers: Age of Ultron

Dammit, Hydra. — Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) October 22, 2014 Well…
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Evan on tank
Exclusive // Evan Rides In Fury

Evan heads to The Ontario Regiment RCAC Museum in Oshawa…
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Brigitte Truong

Brigitte Truong is a Toronto-born television host and reporter, making her mark on a variety of North America outlets. She made her on-air debut in 2009 as a VJ on Movieola – The Short Film Channel. Since then, Brigitte has turned her journalistic eye to the film industry interviewing such notable figures as Jackie Chan, Alan Thicke and Catherine O’Hara. Brigitte is thrilled at the opportunity to combine her passion for film and news every week on The Watchlist.

Evan Arppe

Evan Arppe is a writer and television host originally from St. Thomas Ontario. In 2008 he earned a degree in Film and Media Studies from Queen’s University, and has continued studying and writing about film ever since. A seasoned host Evan cut his teeth on Movieola – The Short Film Channel, moving on to anchor a morning show on Metro 14 Montreal. In addition to The Watchlist he can be seen performing comedy on stages in and around Toronto.