The Watchlist is your small screen primer for the big screen experience. From our studio in the heart of Canada’s biggest movie city, our hosts provide an exclusive look at the major theatrical releases of the week in a fun and irreverent half hour. With an in-depth look 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.


Transcendence Transcendence

The directorial debut of acclaimed cinematographer Wally Pfister, Transcendence stars…
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Trailer Park Boys: Don't Legalize It Trailer Park Boys: Don’t Legalize It

Trailer Park Boys: Don’t Legalize It is the third film…
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Bears Bears

Bears is the latest film from Disneynature, which follows two…
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Heaven is for Real Heaven is for Real

Heaven is for Real is an adaptation of the 2010…
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A Haunted House 2 A Haunted House 2

A Haunted House 2 is the follow-up to the 2013…
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The Face of Love The Face of Love

The Face of Love is a romance film starring Annette Benning…
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Bad Words Review
Review // Bad Words

Jason Bateman’s directorial debut is all about the power of…
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Review // Nymphomaniac

Above: Charlotte Gainsberg’s Joe interacts with Jamie Bell’s K. Courtesy…
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Divergent Review
Review // Divergent

Above: Tris’ faces one of her fears. Courtesy of eOne….
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Like Father, Like Son
Review // Like Father, Like Son

Who’s Your Daddy? Like Father, Like Son centres around Ryota…
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The Trailer Park Boys
Exclusive // The Trailer Park Boys

The Trailer Park Boys are back! Brigitte Truong got a…
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MTV Movie Awards
MTV Movie Awards

  The 22nd edition of the MTV Movie Awards took…
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News Hits
News Digest // April 11, 2014

Here’s what made headlines this week in the world of…
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How To Train Your Dragon 2
New Trailer // How To Train Your Dragon 2

A new trailer has arrived for Dreamworks’ How To Train Your…
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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.