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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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Film Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Film Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Synopsis: Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon. Stars: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush Director: Joachim Ronning, Espen Sandberg

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Film Review: Baywatch

Film Review: Baywatch

Synopsis: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchanan butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay. Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Priyanka Chopra Director: Seth Gordon

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Film Review: Jackie Boy

Film Review: Jackie Boy

Synopsis: A self-destructive womanizer falls for a girl with mysterious intentions. Stars: Alino Giraldi, Shannon Coulter Director: Cody Campanale

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The Ottawa Indian Film Festival Brings Bollywood to Ottawa!

The Ottawa Indian Film Festival Brings Bollywood to Ottawa!

Ottawa Life’s Festival City Series is back! We'll provide a unique look at some of your favourite events. We’ll go beyond the music with artist interviews, volunteer profiles, concert reviews and spotlights on the tastes, sights and sounds of the festival season. Your city! Your [...]

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Film Review: Snatched

Film Review: Snatched

Synopsis: When her boyfriend dumps her before their exotic vacation, a young woman persuades her ultra-cautious mother to travel with her to paradise, with unexpected results. Stars: Amy Schumer, Goldie Hawn Director: Jonathan Levine

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Film Review: Bon Cop Bad Cop 2

Film Review: Bon Cop Bad Cop 2

Synopsis: A francophone cop and an anglophone RCMP officer reunite to investigate a large car theft ring led by an Italian mobster. Stars: Patrick Huard, Colm Feore Director: Alain Desrochers

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Film Review: King Arthur - Legend of the Sword

Film Review: King Arthur - Legend of the Sword

Synopsis: Robbed of his birthright, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy - whether he likes it or not. Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Jude Law Director: Guy Ritchie

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Film Review: Hounds of Love

Film Review: Hounds of Love

Synopsis: Vicki Maloney is randomly abducted from a suburban street by a disturbed couple. As she observes the dynamic between her captors she quickly realises she must drive a wedge between them if she is to survive. Stars: Emma Booth, Ashleigh Cummings, Stephen Curry Director: Ben Young [...]

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Film Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Film Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Synopsis: Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' continues the team's adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.. Stars: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel Director: James Gunn [...]

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Film Review: The Dinner

Film Review: The Dinner

Synopsis: Two sets of wealthy parents meet for dinner to decide what to do about a crime their sons have committed. Stars: Richard Gere, Steve Cooghan, Laura Linney, Rebecca Ferguson Director: Oren Moverman

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