Keith Whittier

Film Reviewer

Ottawa native Keith Whittier has been going to movies for as long as he can remember. He usually sees between 2- 4 movies each week in the theatre. Keith's passion of film extends to different film festivals including the Toronto Film Festivals. Outside of films Keith is also a big sports enthusiast and can be found cheering on the Ottawa REDBLACKSKeith can be heard on a variety of radio stations in Ottawa giving movie reviews and we are very happy to have him as a contributor at Ottawa Life Magazine. Keith can be reached on his Twitter at @cfl_fan or on his website wittywhittier.com
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TIFF 2018: Film spotlight continued

TIFF 2018: Film spotlight continued

Photos courtesy of TIFF TIFF 2018 has come to a close and I can’t wait to give you my thoughts on the greatest film festival in the world. Before we do that however, here I have reviewed some of the final films I saw at the festival. You can expect full video reviews as the films are released. [...]

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TIFF 2018: Film Spotlight

TIFF 2018: Film Spotlight

The Toronto International Film Festival has been a whirlwind so far and it is only halfway through. I am trying to see as many movies as my body can handle but also taking in different occasions open to the press such as red carpet events and press conferences. Having media accreditation you really [...]

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OLM’s Most Anticipated Movies at TIFF

OLM’s Most Anticipated Movies at TIFF

The Toronto International Film Festival starts today and I know of many people from Ottawa who are making the trip down the 401 to see some films. Let us say you decide to go, what should you see? Here are my 10 picks in alphabetical order of the ‘Must See’ films at this year’s festival. [...]

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CEO of TIFF Going Out with a Bang

CEO of TIFF Going Out with a Bang

Photo courtesy of TIFF The Toronto International Film Festival is just upon us. Toronto will become Hollywood North as filmmakers, film buyers, and not to mention, film lovers will get their fix over the 11 day festival. Some people come to see stars and some to become a star. TIFF’s impact [...]

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Film Review: Searching

Film Review: Searching

Synopsis: After his 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a desperate father breaks into her laptop to look for clues to find her. Stars: John Cho, Debra Messing, Michelle La Director: Aneesh Chaganty

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Film Review: Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Film Review: Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Synopsis: Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong. Stars: Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill, Angela Bassett, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson Director: Christopher McQuarrie

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Film Review: Unfriended - Dark Web

Film Review: Unfriended - Dark Web

Synopsis: A teen comes into possession of a new laptop and soon discovers that the previous owner is not only watching him, but will also do anything to get it back. Stars: Rebecca Rittenhouse, Betty Gabriel, Colin Woodell Director: Stephen Susco

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Film Review: The Equalizer 2

Film Review: The Equalizer 2

Synopsis: Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves? Stars: Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Melissa Leo, Bill Pullman, Ashton Sanders Director: Antoine Fuqua

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Film Review: Sorry to Bother You

Film Review: Sorry to Bother You

Synopsis: In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success, propelling him into a macabre universe. Stars: Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson Director: Boots Riley

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Film Review: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Film Review: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Synopsis: In this sequel to Mamma Mia!, Sophie learns about her mother's past. Stars: Amanda Seyfried, Lily James, Meryl Streep Director: OL Parker

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