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

December 19th

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and more!

Watch the trailers here!

Exclusive

Peter Jackson

We're on the red carpet for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies!

New Trailer

The Little Prince

We've got your first look at the beloved childhood classic that will hit the big screen next Christmas.

Exclusive

Jean-Marc Vallée

The Montreal native talks about his Wild shoot with Reese Witherspoon.

Hot Trailer

The Divergent Series: Insurgent

Get your first look at Naomi Watts' Evelyn in the first trailer

Review

Wild

Happiness is a new pair of boots in Jean-Marc Vallée's Wild.

Film Review

The Imitation Game

A dazling cast can't manage to spice up this bland biopic.

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NEW RELEASES

Annie Annie

Annie is a musical comedy based on the 1977 play…
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Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is the…
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Son of a Gun Son of a Gun

Son of a Gun is a crime drama written and…
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is the…
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The Imitation Game The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game is a historical drama and biopic based…
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Exodus: Gods and Kings Exodus: Gods and Kings

Exodus: Gods and Kings is a biblical epic directed by…
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REVIEWS

The Imitation Game Review
Review // The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game is the English language directorial debut of…
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Wild Review
Review // Wild

Though I haven’t read Cheryl Strayed’s best-selling memoir Wild: From…
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Foxcatcher Review
Review // Foxcatcher

Equipped with a compelling script from E.Max Frye and Dan…
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Rosewater Review
Review // Rosewater

In 2009 The Daily Show‘s Jason Jones travelled to Iran…
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FEATURES

I Am Big Bird
Exclusive // Caroll Spinney

This year’s Hot Docs Film Festival provided us with many great interview…
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insurgent poster
Hot Trailer // The Divergent Series: Insurgent

It’s finally here, the first full length look at The…
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Peter Jackson
Exclusive // The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

There were five armies worth of fans bundled up to…
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The Little Prince
Hot Trailer // The Little Prince

For the first time ever, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic children’s book,…
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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.

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