MTL metro action doesn’t save The Jackal
Despite climaxing dramatically between two Montreal metros and featuring a decent cast, this 1997 film suffers from glacial pacing, terrible accents and too many wigs.
An ’80s family farce set in Quebec
Michael Hoffman's Some Girls
is equal parts syrupy Spielbergian holiday fantasy and lowbrow horndog comedy. But the backstory (if it's true) is intriguing.
Yes, a West Island slasher film
William Shatner and a few other (better) actors star in 1982's Visiting Hours
, another marvel from the Tax Shelter era of Canadian cinema.
Angelina Jolie’s least terrible MTL film
Our series exploring Montreal-shot movies delves into The Bone Collector
, a 1999 thriller co-starring Jolie and Denzel Washington as NYC cops after a serial killer.