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Harry Potter in Concert: Prisoner of Azkaban

by Kaitlyn Smithon May 21, 2018
The Toronto Symphony Orchestra was back for round three last week with its orchestral performance of John Williams’ Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. The GCE has had the pleasure of visiting the Sony Centre for the performances of both The Philosopher’s Stone and The Chamber of Secrets, and the next movie in the series […]

Deadpool 2 Easter Eggs You May Have Missed

by Kaitlyn Smithon May 17, 2018
NOTE: This article contains SPOILERS for Deadpool 2 Follow this link for a spoiler-free review of Deadpool 2. Each easter egg has been ranked from smallest to largest and each heading will include a – SPOILER WARNING. This list of course won’t include the countless jokes and one-liners that allude to popular culture, only things viewers should […]

Deadpool 2 Probed (Ahem, Reviewed) NO SPOILERS!

by Kaitlyn Smithon May 15, 2018
Holy. BALLS. This movie delivers. It’s a crispy slab of gluten slathered in sauce and cheese, brought right to your track suit-laden, love machine ass for post-orgasmic bliss. Yes, that’s right folks. If Deadpool was the main act, Deadpool 2 is curling up to that special someone with a greasy pie, a dirty cigarette and […]

Vikings Season 4 Premier: In-Depth Q&A With Producers

by Kaitlyn Smithon November 25, 2016
This week, The GCE had the pleasure of taking part in Take 5’s presentation of the season 4 fall premier of History’s Vikings. Without giving anything away: yes, yes, yes. We’re finally delving into the heart of the legend, where it starts to become clear that Ragnar’s legacy does not end at his conquests. After the […]

20 Times Molly Weasley Was the Best Mom Ever

by Kaitlyn Smithon May 8, 2016
Molly Weasley is a Harry Potter character beloved to many. Loving wife to Arthur Weasley and mother to 7 children (Bill, Charlie, Percy, Fred, George, Ron, and Ginny), she is more than just a stay-at-home mom. This mother of redheads knows how to handle herself in any situation and she’s the definition of warmth, love and strength […]

VIKINGS #1 Review – Read, Raid, Rule

by Kaitlyn Smithon May 3, 2016
With the tenth episode of Vikings season 4 coming to a riveting conclusion on History, we would normally have a long wait until the heart of winter brings us the next instalment by Emmy Award-winning Michael Hirst. But it would seem that the gods are on our side! Vikings is set to resume the second […]

Activision Blizzard Coming To A New Screen

by Kaitlyn Smithon November 6, 2015
If you have ever had a love of gaming, it’s likely that you’ve heard of Activision Blizzard. While you may know them for some of the biggest global franchises like Call of Duty, Skylanders, Diablo, Hearthstone and StarCraft, they’re about to extend their reach to a whole new market. Announced today is the launch of Activision Blizzard Studios, […]

ConBravo: Wares and Where To Find Them

by Kaitlyn Smithon August 13, 2015
ConBravo 2015. We went, we saw, they conquered! But myself and GCE photographer Kris were also blown away by the selection of art, wares and merchandise available in the dealer’s room. If you weren’t able to go to the con, can’t remember the booth where you saw amazing prints or didn’t get to check out some geeky […]

Why ConBravo Should Be On Your Radar

by Kaitlyn Smithon August 13, 2015
ConBravo 2015. My first time going. I was looking forward to this convention simply because I had never been. I heard good things about it, though mostly that it was on the smaller end, so I didn’t expect too much. I thought I’d go there and enjoy a quaint little con. How I underestimated this […]

The Walking Dead Season 6 Trailer

by Kaitlyn Smithon July 10, 2015
AMC just released the trailer for the sixth season of AMC’s The Walking Dead! All of us who couldn’t get to San Diego Comic-Con this year already have something (read: the longest “teaser trailer” I’ve ever seen in my life) from SDCC to enjoy! Good guys gone bad? I think it looks so good! What do you guys […]