Montreal movies – WPFG Montreal 2017 http://wpfgmontreal2017.com/ Mon, 09 May 2022 16:59:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/icon-120x120.jpg Montreal movies – WPFG Montreal 2017 http://wpfgmontreal2017.com/ 32 32 ‘Twin Peaks’ and ‘The Day After Tomorrow’ actor Kenneth Welsh dies at 80 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/twin-peaks-and-the-day-after-tomorrow-actor-kenneth-welsh-dies-at-80/ Sun, 08 May 2022 00:48:30 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/twin-peaks-and-the-day-after-tomorrow-actor-kenneth-welsh-dies-at-80/ Kenneth Welsh, a prolific Canadian actor with more than 200 on-screen credits, died Thursday night. He was 80 years old. ACTRA, the Canadian film and television union, confirmed the news on Friday. “Ken was one of the greatest Canadian performers of all time, with hundreds of memorable roles spanning decades,” ACTRA said in a statement. […]]]>

Kenneth Welsh, a prolific Canadian actor with more than 200 on-screen credits, died Thursday night. He was 80 years old.

ACTRA, the Canadian film and television union, confirmed the news on Friday.

“Ken was one of the greatest Canadian performers of all time, with hundreds of memorable roles spanning decades,” ACTRA said in a statement. “He will be greatly missed. Our condolences to his loved ones. »

Welsh is best known to American audiences for his role as Windom Earle, the crazed FBI agent in Season 2 of the groundbreaking television series “twin peaks.”

He was a constant figure on television in Canada, frequently starring in TV movies, and he portrayed several historical figures on screen.

Born in 1942 in Edmonton, Alberta, Welsh studied at the National Theater School of Canada in Montreal. He then spent the early years of his career as a performer at the world-renowned Stratford Festival, renowned for his interpretations of Shakespeare’s plays. In 2006, he would star himself in an episode of “Slings & Arrows,” an acclaimed comedy series set in a fictional Stratford-inspired theater company.

Welsh’s first screen appearance was as a performer in Shoestring Theatre, a 1963 CBC anthology series that saw a group of actors perform minimalist, experimental productions of plays. He made a few more TV appearances in the 60s, including TV movie versions of “Henry V” (where he played Grey) and “The Three Musketeers” (where he played the central role of D’Artagnan) .

During the 1970s and 80s, Welsh worked primarily in Canada.

He had notable roles in TV movies such as ‘Hedda Gabler’, ‘Reno and the Doc’, ‘A Stranger Waits’ and ‘Love and Hate’. In 1988, he had a supporting role in “Crocodile Dundee II” and guest-starred in an episode of the then-ongoing “Twilight Zone” revival.

Welsh was cast as Windom Earle, one of the central villains in 1990’s “Twin Peaks” season 2. The former partner and mentor of lead character Dale Cooper’s (Kyle MacLachlan) Special Agent, Earle is gone mad and murdered his wife. After escaping captivity, he traveled to the titular city of Twin Peaks in hopes of unleashing the power of the supernatural Black Lodge.

Welsh cut a menacing presence as Earle, who was memorable for his cruel nature and obsession with chess. The actor starred in 10 episodes of the show and was a central figure in the show’s famously ambiguous finale.

After “Twin Peaks”, Welsh began to work more in America, although he continued to make frequent appearances in Canadian productions. He has starred in shows such as ‘The X-Files’, ‘Law & Order’, ‘Due South’, ‘Smallville’, ‘Stargate Atlantis’, ‘The Expanse’ and ‘Star Trek: Discovery’.

In 2018, Welsh had a notable recurring role on “Lodge 49,” where he played Larry Loomis, the leader of a fraternal order. He also continued to star in TV movies, including playing US President Harry S. Truman in two separate productions: “Hiroshima” in 1995 and “Haven” in 2001.

From 2000 to 2002, Welsh played Dr. Watson opposite Matt Frewer as Sherlock Holmes in four Hallmark Channel TV movies.

Welsh had supporting roles in theatrical films, including “Timecop” and “Legends of the Fall.” In 2004, he played Dr. Hepburn, father of Cate Blanchett’s Katharine Hepburn, in Martin Scorsese’s “The Aviator.” The same year, he also played the incompetent Vice President of the United States, Raymond Becker, in Roland Emmerich’s disaster film “The Day After Tomorrow”. At the time of the film’s release, there were criticisms regarding the Welshman’s resemblance to then-Vice President Dick Cheney, which Emmerich says was intentional.

Other notable films include “The Fog”, “The Covenant”, and “Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer”.

At the time of his death, Welsh had several projects in post-production.

He was set to make an appearance on Prime Video’s revival of Canadian sketch comedy series ‘The Kids in the Hall’, which will be released later this month. Other upcoming roles include appearances in films such as ‘Cammpton Manor’, ‘Midnight at the Paradise’, ‘Deadly Draw’ and ‘Afterwards’.

Welsh is survived by his son, Devon Welsh, singer-songwriter.

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Blue Mountain Film Festival Announces Inaugural Lineup https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/blue-mountain-film-festival-announces-inaugural-lineup/ Sat, 07 May 2022 03:31:17 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/blue-mountain-film-festival-announces-inaugural-lineup/ Watch out, moviegoers! There’s a new festival on the circuit that promises to wow you with cinematic treasures. The first Blue Mountain Film Festival (BMFF) is a 5-day festival “with a big heart and an international reach”. BMFF takes place from June 1 to 5, 2022at Blue Mountain Village and celebrates the best of Canadian […]]]>

Watch out, moviegoers!

There’s a new festival on the circuit that promises to wow you with cinematic treasures.

The first Blue Mountain Film Festival (BMFF) is a 5-day festival “with a big heart and an international reach”. BMFF takes place from June 1 to 5, 2022at Blue Mountain Village and celebrates the best of Canadian and international cinema.

The inaugural lineup will feature 25 films from 25 countries, including Canada, China, Chile, Bolivia, Uruguay, Sweden, Israel, France, Saudi Arabia, Malta, Australia, Germany and United States.

Nyla Innuksuk’s Native Horror Film Slash/back will open the festival. Sarah Dosa’s Sundance Sweetheart fire of love is the closing film.

“BMFF’s programming team has curated a diverse selection of powerful films for our inaugural year,” said Helen du Toit, Executive and Artistic Director. “From comedy, romance and adventure to heavier themes such as war, human rights and social issues, this list of films reflects some of the most influential current films from around the world.”

Blue Mountain Film Festival Lineup

The Albanian Virgin by Bujar Alimani
Luana’s arranged marriage to Flamur, initially charming, quickly goes downhill when her Machiavellian nature is revealed. Defending his daughter’s honor, Erion eventually dies – leaving his daughter Luana in the midst of a blood feud that forces her to make a daunting choice.

Barakat by Amy Japhta
In this warm and funny South African family drama, Amy Jephta centers on a Muslim widow who prepares to tell her four adult sons that she has fallen in love with an unbeliever again.

blind ambition by Warwick Ross & Robert Coe
Competing for their native Zimbabwe at the World Blind Tasting Championship, four economic refugees show that opportunity is everything.

Carmen by Valerie Buhagiar
Suddenly homeless after dedicating her life to caring for her brother, a Catholic priest, Maltese spinster Carmen (Natasha McElhone) takes her place in the confessional, dispensing subversive advice to surprised supplicants in this whimsical feminist romance.

Casablanca Beats l Haut et Fort by Nabil Ayouch
Inspired by filmmaker Nabil Ayouch’s experience opening a creative arts center for young people in a Casablanca ghetto, this hard-hitting and propulsive drama fuses music, drama and realism to powerful effect.

Nominations include the Palme d’Or from the 2021 Cannes Film Festival and Best Foreign Language Film from the 2022 Palm Springs International Film Festival.

Costa Brava Lebanon by Mounia Akl
A family living in isolation off the grid is dismayed when the government annexes the adjoining land to landfill. This romantic drama with impressive nuances subtly reveals the bonds and tensions within the family unit.

Notable awards include the 2021 TIFF NETPAC Award and the 2021 El Gouna Film Festival FIPRESCI International Critics Award.

Everybody Hates Johan l Alle Hater Johan by Hallvar Witzø
After years spent in the United States as a blaster technician, Johan returns to his rural childhood home in Norway in hopes of reconciling with Solovar, who still bears the scars of their old escapades. The whole town is against him, but the hulking Johan is determined to build a life for himself.

Farha by Darin J. Sallam
A 14-year-old girl is drawn into Israel’s 1948 invasion of Palestine. Darin J Sallam’s memorable feature debut shows how narrow focus can still reveal deep truths.

Nominations include the 2022 Palm Springs International Film Festival New Voices/New Visions Grand Jury Prize and the 2022 Gothenburg Film Festival Dragon Award.

fire of love by Sara Dosa
French volcanologists Katia and Maurice Krafft share an all-consuming love for lava and the earth from which it springs. Sarah Dosa’s breathtaking documentary pays tribute to two eccentric Alsatians traveling the planet in pursuit of their common obsession: volcanoes.

forest for trees by Rita Leistner
Canadian photographer-filmmaker Rita Leistner turns her lens to the residents of a tree planting camp in British Columbia to explore what drives men and women like her to engage in this grueling, lonely and isolated work .

Gagarin by Fanny Liatard & Jérémy Trouilh
Inspired by the young people they met during interviews with residents of a condemned building in the Parisian suburbs, Fanny Liatard and Jérémy Trouilh concoct a daring realistic magical fable about creative resistance – with a killer soundtrack.

The film was selected for the 2020 Cannes Film Festival and also won Best First Film at the 2022 Lumière Awards.

Greener Pastures l שאיפה לחיים by Assaf Abiri & Matan Guggenheim
In this delightfully grumpy Israeli comedy, 75-year-old Dov belatedly embarks on a life of crime, monetizing the supply of medical marijuana to the elderly on the black market.

Nominated for 12 Israeli Oscars.

In the weeds by Jennifer Baichwal
The latest environmental documentary from Canadian director Jennifer Baichwal (Anthropocene; Manufactured Landscapes) is a lucid and damning court drama detailing a school gardener’s damages case against agrochemical giant Monsanto.

This film opened this year’s Hot Docs Festival.

Last movie session by Pan Naline
When the magic of the cinema conquers the heart of the young Samay of nine years; he moves heaven and earth in pursuit of his 35mm dreams, unaware of the heartbreaking moments that await him. Located in India.

Navalny by Daniel Roher
Gripping and intimate, NAVALNY unfolds at the pace of a thriller as it follows Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on his quest to identify the men who poisoned him in August 2020. Thanks to the extraordinary access of Roher investigates, this flight from the documentary wall is also the study of a man determined to reform himself who will not be intimidated by anything, including his own poisoning.

Notable awards include both the 2022 Sundance Film Festival People’s Choice Award in the US Documentary Competition and the Fan-Selected Festival Favorite Award.

Nelly and Nadine by Magnus Gertten
In this gripping and beautifully crafted documentary, Magnus Gertten gently reveals an exceptionally resonant love story between two remarkable women who met in a German concentration camp in 1944.

Official competition l Competencia Oficial by Mariano Cohn and Gaston Dupart
Penelope Cruz, Antonio Banderas and Oscar Martinez have fun sending the pretensions and extremely fragile egos of moviegoers in this very funny film satire.

Slash/back by Nyla Innuksuk
When a group of Inuk teenage girls encounter an undead polar bear, it’s a signal that their town is in desperate danger… Truly thrilling, Nyla Innuksuk’s endearing chiller for teenage girls is loads of fun.

Our house l Utah by Alejandro Loayza Grisi
High in the Bolivian Andes, a llama herder confronts his own mortality and the impending death of an ancient way of life.

Phantom of the Open by Craig Roberts
Mark Rylance stars as cheeky underdog Maurice Flitcroft, who entered the British Open in 1976 having never played a full round of golf before. This cheerful comedy hits the sweet spot.

Cathedral Square by Abner Benaim
This gripping Panamanian thriller centers on an unhappy middle-aged divorcee and the desperate street kid who shows up at her doorstep bleeding from a gunshot wound. By helping her, she opens herself up to a world of trouble.

SECRET SITTING
With our inaugural secret screening, we invite you to grab a flyer and trust our programmers to serve you something special. This movie could come from anywhere, but we promise it’s something we love. And just as we’re keeping you up to date with the evening’s entertainment, we ask that you keep it a secret. Yes, that’s right, there’s only one rule in the Secret Seance club… You’re not talking about the Secret Seance.

The Strongest l Los Fuertes by Omar Zúñiga Hidalgo
Visiting family in a foggy Chilean fishing village for a few days before moving to Montreal, Lucas meets Antonio. The flirtation quickly escalates into a full fledged affair, but can these two men see a future together?

Notable awards include Best Foreign Language Film from the 2020 Florida Film Critics Circle Awards and Best Feature Film from the 2020 OUTshine Film Festival.

A Tale of Love and Desire l A Story of Love and Desire by Leyla Bouzid
Leyla Bouzid’s sensual and sensitive film traces a lexicon of desire in the story of two classmates at the Sorbonne, Ahmed and Farah, who fall in love with each other and the words of the ancient Arab poets they are studying.

Notable nominations include the Lumières Awards 2022 Best Screenplay and Gothenburg Film Festival 2022 Dragon Award.

We are living beings by Antonio Tibaldi
This unpredictable and provocative indie keeps us guessing as two illegal immigrants – one from Mexico, the other from China – bond with aliens of an entirely different kind.

For more information on the first Blue Mountain Film Festival, click on here.

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Simple Plan rediscovers the spirit of its youth on Harder Than It Looks https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/simple-plan-rediscovers-the-spirit-of-its-youth-on-harder-than-it-looks/ Thu, 05 May 2022 10:01:47 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/simple-plan-rediscovers-the-spirit-of-its-youth-on-harder-than-it-looks/ Breadcrumb Links Music local arts Entertainment Two decades after their debut, the Montreal group decided to combine the classic and the contemporary on their new album, released on Friday, May 6. The popularity of a TikTok challenge featuring the band’s hit I’m Just a Kid “probably reminded people of Simple Plan,” says guitarist Jeff Stinco, […]]]>

Two decades after their debut, the Montreal group decided to combine the classic and the contemporary on their new album, released on Friday, May 6.

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Think of Simple Plan’s new album as the sonic equivalent of the I’m Just a Kid TikTok challenge.

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Harder Than It Looks (released Friday, May 6) is a throwback to the Montreal band’s classic sound. In other words, it’s old-school punk-pop, with big hooks, bigger melodies, and lots of buzzsaw guitars, all wrapped up in a well-produced, approachable style. As it should, it is released on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Simple Plan’s debut album, No Pads, No Helmets… Just Balls, which relied on the same musical formula and made these French-speaking Montrealers rock stars. world.

The I’m Just a Kid TikTok challenge appeared on the absurdly influential social media platform at the start of the pandemic. It just happened – it wasn’t started by the band members or those around them. In fact, they only discovered it when it got huge. The idea was that people would create short videos reminiscent of their childhood with the title track, one of Simple Plan’s early hits, as the soundtrack.

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Before you could say “viral phenomenon”, there were 3.4 million videos online as part of the challenge, including clips featuring Will Smith, Venus and Serena Williams, Usher and Ed Sheeran, leading to more than four billion views in total.

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So let’s just say going back in time felt natural for the band. But drummer Chuck Comeau is quick to point out that Harder Than It Looks isn’t all about nostalgia.

“We wanted to do the quintessential Simple Plan album, but I think we wanted to do it in a way that felt modern and fresh,” Comeau said from his home in the Toluca Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles. “Instead of copying exactly what we did with our debut album, we wanted to find the essence of the band, find the ingredients that made Simple Plan Simple Plan – but do it in a contemporary way. And I think that’s “It’s easier said than done. I think it’s easy to say, ‘Let’s write an uptempo song, we’ll add those pop-punk arrangements.’ Then you do that and sometimes there’s just no magic. There’s no excitement. It’s like you’re repeating yourself. It feels stale.

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“So that was the challenge of the album. It was like, ‘Let’s find what we love about our band and what made us want to play this kind of music, form this band when we were 19 or 20 years. And what our fans loved about this band when they first heard them. .’

“What were the songs? Which albums have people really connected with? What was it about those moments, those songs, that really connected, that made them special for us and for them? It is to find this essence. These ingredients. So let’s try to find the energy — let’s try to find the spirit. Let’s try to find the feeling that we had when we wrote these songs or when the fans heard these albums. And do it in a way that felt like we weren’t repeating ourselves or just going around in circles. Try to do something that would move the group forward.

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“I really feel like when I hear the record now and hear the reaction from the fans, it’s kind of like they can tell there’s something classic and vintage about it. these songs. But at the same time, they feel exciting, they feel like they belong in 2022 and they don’t feel dated. They feel like they’re in tune with the times.

Comeau said the album was actually finished in early 2020, “right before the whole world stopped and our lives changed”. Four of the 10 tracks have already been released as singles: The Antidote, Ruin My Life (with Deryck Whibley of Sum 41), Congratulations and the prophetic Wake Me Up (When This Nightmare’s Over), written before the pandemic but which corresponds to our times as one glove.

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Like many other artists, the band delayed releasing the album, thinking it was best to launch when they could go on tour. And that’s exactly what they’re doing now.

Simple Plan embarked on a series of US dates with Sum 41 called (with tongue in cheek) the Blame Canada tour. A Canadian tour with The Offspring that was supposed to take place at the beginning of the year has been postponed until the fall, and there will certainly be a date in Montreal, probably at the Bell Centre. And Comeau said there might even be a surprise show in Montreal this summer.

The band recently played their first gig in two years, at a huge festival in Mexico in front of 75,000 people.

“We missed playing gigs,” said guitarist Jeff Stinco. “It’s something you take for granted. I’ve been doing it for so long, and it was like, ‘Yeah, whatever.’

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“I liked staying at home (during the pandemic). I spent a lot of time with the family. I’ve really made a home for myself, which I’ve kind of neglected over the years. It was good. But now I need balance. I have to hit the road again. From what I’ve seen in Mexico, people are eager to see shows, to go out. I was worried people would get used to being home and watching movies, but once you’ve completely watched Netflix, you have to get out.

“We are social beings. We need to interact. It was a little stressful to see 75,000 people without masks… but we have to learn to live again after all that has happened. Life must continue. It must.

(Other band members are singer Pierre Bouvier and guitarist Sébastien Lefebvre. Bassist David Desrosiers left in 2020 following allegations of sexual misconduct.)

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Stinco says Simple Plan’s explosion on TikTok was great because it was a showcase for their music.

“Every time I see a very young face (during a show), I say it’s probably because of TikTok,” he said. “I think the TikTok challenge probably reminded people of Simple Plan. I don’t know if it generated crazy amounts of new fans. I think people who knew Simple Plan at some point said, ‘Oh yeah, let’s see the band again. I loved this group. It’s a reminder, because there’s so much noise online.

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Harder than it looks releases Friday, May 6.

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Things WWE Wants You To Forget About The Rock https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/things-wwe-wants-you-to-forget-about-the-rock/ Tue, 03 May 2022 20:30:00 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/things-wwe-wants-you-to-forget-about-the-rock/ The Rock has one of the most respected WWE careers of all time, but that doesn’t mean WWE wants to discuss every aspect of it. The Rock has witnessed his fair share of embarrassing moments, regrettable stories, or general things that reflect WWE poorly. There are enough elements of The Rock’s days in WWE that […]]]>

The Rock has one of the most respected WWE careers of all time, but that doesn’t mean WWE wants to discuss every aspect of it. The Rock has witnessed his fair share of embarrassing moments, regrettable stories, or general things that reflect WWE poorly. There are enough elements of The Rock’s days in WWE that the company wants to be forgotten.

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Everyone talks about The Rock’s WrestleMania trilogy with Steve Austin or his biggest promos when breaking down his wrestling career. WWE helped The Rock hone his entertainment side to transition to Hollywood and become a major player. The following things from his wrestling career are what WWE hopes will be forgotten today.

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Wasting the return to raise Roman’s hand

WWE only gets so many return appearances from The Rock these days due to his busy schedule. He had a counter-productive return to 2015 Royal Rumble event after his cousin Roman Reigns won the Rumble match.

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The decision was made to bring The Rock back and raise Roman’s hand in victory to ensure the audience cheers. However, it was a huge mistake as the fans booed Reigns out of the building and doubled down. The Rock lost a comeback for doing something that didn’t even help Roman.

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Several screwing finishes in Montreal

The Montreal Screwjob was a great moment in wrestling history, but the various recreations of the moment have mostly gone poorly. WWE actually allowed The Rock to win matches twice by using the Montreal Screwjob finisher to get heel heat. The Rock winning the WWE Championship for the first time saw Vince McMahon ring the bell when he put Mick Foley in the Sharpshooter. The same thing happened years later when Vince and The Rock conspired to beat Hulk Hogan. WWE doesn’t like talking about it now because it was about cheap finishes that might just make it look cheaper to be there.

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Triple H tried to bury him

The on-screen rivalry between Triple H and The Rock was outstanding, but it also reflected their behind-the-scenes relationship. The Rock and Triple H were professional enough to have great matches despite not being friends in real life. Various stories of wrestlers working with them have revealed Triple H often bashing The Rock backstage to try to sabotage him. The two men were vying for the top spots at the same time, with The Rock still winning just a cut above Triple H.

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Return injuries ruined future games

WWE hasn’t seen The Rock have a legitimate wrestling program since he put John Cena on Wrestle Mania 29. The Rock didn’t do much beyond the occasional appearance and a squash match win over Erick Rowan. The main reason for the lack of matches is that The Rock got injured in the final comeback feud with Cena. The Rock’s health is necessary for the movies as he shoots projects all year round and an insurance issue could hurt the studio if he gets injured again.

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Facing Billy Gunn at SummerSlam 1999

WWE had a strange idea to place The Rock in a feud with Billy Gunn before SummerSlam 1999. The Rock changed his face after his feud with Steve Austin ended and needed a new opponent for the second biggest show of the year. Gunn received the spot after winning the 1999 King of the Ring tournament. Unfortunately, fans didn’t consider him credible and WWE placed them in a nonsensical gimmick match where the loser had to kiss the winner’s butt. Rock winning and forcing Billy’s face into the back of a big woman is a moment in his career that no one wants to remember.

WWE has allowed John Cena and The Rock to cross the line and become quite ruthless towards each other throughout their build. Both wrestlers threw each other verbal fanatics with seemingly no restrictions regarding the context of their promotions.

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Cena got pretty personal with The Rock when they had a one-on-one promo in the ring. Cena’s ruthless side saw him call out The Rock for writing promotional lines on his wrist to remember him by. Cena calling it received a gasp from the audience as The Rock looked livid for embarrassment.

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Fans are turning against him as WWE Champion

Everyone remembers the fans who turned on The Rock early in his career. The story goes that The Rock turned heel to join the Nation of Domination and showed everyone his charisma. However, there would be one more scenario in which the public would oppose him. The Rock leaving for Hollywood has led the public to increasingly resent his part-time status. Fans began to boo The Rock again as a face during his 2002 stint as WWE Champion, especially when facing Brock Lesnar. Turning on The Rock added to Brock’s moment, but no one is talking about the boos towards The Rock during this match.

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Diva search segment

WWE wanted the Diva Search to become a huge hit and a new way to build female stars. Many notable names like legends and celebrities have been involved in segments or competitions to stimulate general interest. The Rock even returned in 2004 to hold a pie-eating contest, among other things, due to his use of the pie line in promotions. WWE often placed the women in classless segments throughout the competition, and they basically rubbed pies against their bodies or licked them seductively. The Rock barely returned for the next seven years, so it was also a wasted comeback opportunity to do something better.

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Hit Mick Foley with 11 unprotected chair shots

WWE used to push the boundaries in every way possible during the Attitude Era. The Rock and Mick Foley showed a violent side when they faced off in an “I Quit” match at the Royal Rumble 1999 Event. Unprotected chair shots are rightly banned today, but they were basically required back then. The Rock hit Foley in the head eleven times with a chair, to the point that Foley’s children are seen crying in the front row via the Beyond the mat documentary. Both wrestlers would likely repeat that today in an all-time uncomfortably violent match.

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Refusal to fight Shawn Michaels

The Rock was known to be rather selfless despite being one of the biggest names in the business. WWE has seen The Rock place others more prominently than Hulk Hogan, Steve Austin, Triple H and most of the other names at number one. However, there was an adamant refusal from The Rock to work a match with Shawn Michaels. Fans would have loved the dream match when Michaels returned from retirement, but The Rock held a grudge. Bret Hart revealed that Michaels was the main one trying to bury The Rock in his early years due to his closeness to Triple H, and this led to The Rock not wanting to share the ring with him.


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Denis Villeneuve presents namesake ‘Coup de Cœur’ award to Montreal – The Hollywood Reporter https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/denis-villeneuve-presents-namesake-coup-de-coeur-award-to-montreal-the-hollywood-reporter/ Sat, 30 Apr 2022 01:01:15 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/denis-villeneuve-presents-namesake-coup-de-coeur-award-to-montreal-the-hollywood-reporter/ Denis Villeneuve, the Dunes director, was on hand to award the eponymous Denis Villeneuve Coup de Coeur prize to Clara Mio for her short film Aska Friday night in Montreal. The honor was presented as part of the Gala Prix Prends CA Court! Prizes, including $25,000 in cash, followed Villeneuve judging about 55 Quebec shorts […]]]>

Denis Villeneuve, the Dunes director, was on hand to award the eponymous Denis Villeneuve Coup de Coeur prize to Clara Mio for her short film Aska Friday night in Montreal.

The honor was presented as part of the Gala Prix Prends CA Court! Prizes, including $25,000 in cash, followed Villeneuve judging about 55 Quebec shorts to find a winner.

“All in all, one film has haunted me since I saw it. My very first Coup de Coeur is awarded to Clara Milo and her film Aska. Congratulations to Clara, it really is a wonderful film! A second film moved me, touched my heart deeply and has haunted me ever since, Blonde Nightby Gabrielle Demers, who gets my special mention,” said Villeneuve The Hollywood Reporter in a statement as the Quebec industry recognizes his accomplishments as a Hollywood director.

Aska, by Mio, from Montreal, follows two young sisters through the Icelandic landscapes in their quest to appease a moody volcano. Villeneuve’s latest film is his adaptation of Frank Herbert’s science fiction novel Dunes.

He made his film debut in Quebec, where his French-language films included his 2010 indie breakthrough Fires, based on an acclaimed play by Wajdi Mouawad. Once in Hollywood, Villeneuve realized Prisoners, Sicario, Arrival and Blade Runner 2049who won two Oscars.

A Dunes The sequel is in the works and is set to hit theaters in October 2023.

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The Montreal Canadiens need to be like Iron Man and get to work https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/the-montreal-canadiens-need-to-be-like-iron-man-and-get-to-work/ Fri, 29 Apr 2022 13:51:00 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/the-montreal-canadiens-need-to-be-like-iron-man-and-get-to-work/ The Montreal Canadiens will head out for one final round of the battlefield Friday night when they take on the Florida Panthers at 7 p.m. at the Bell Centre. It hasn’t been a great season. When the 60 minutes and the change in ice time are over, management, coaches and players will be forced to […]]]>

The Montreal Canadiens will head out for one final round of the battlefield Friday night when they take on the Florida Panthers at 7 p.m. at the Bell Centre.

It hasn’t been a great season.

When the 60 minutes and the change in ice time are over, management, coaches and players will be forced to look at the remnants of a disastrous season.

It’s like when Tony Stark in “Iron Man” after he was captured and held prisoner in a cave in Afghanistan by the Ten Rings, who ordered him to build a Jericho missile.

Less than a year after fans’ hopes of a parade with the most inconvenient cup on earth were dashed, forcing them to watch a bunch of dudes on Sea-Doos pass (and smash) the NHL award ; the Habs ended up at the bottom of the points list.

A cave, barrel bottom, chained in the cellar — choose your metaphor.

Like Stark, General Manager Kent Hughes and the rest of the crew in the right places must now try to put together at least one first-generation Iron Man suit before October.

Fun Facts: Iron Man was released in 2008 as the Montreal Canadiens were preparing for their 100th year of existence. The Habs retired Patrick Roy that year, swept by the Boston Bruins in the first round to end the season.

U.S. actor Robert Downey Jr. poses with a life-size ‘Iron Man’ as he performs during a news conference for his new movie ‘Iron Man’ in Tokyo, Japan, Wednesday September 3, 2008. (AP Photo/Junji Kurokawa)

“I have seen many wounds like this in my village. We call them the living dead because it takes about a week for the barbs to reach the vital organs”, – Yinsen

As unpredictable and unbelievable as the 2021 Canadiens Cup journey was, the same could be said for the dive in 2021-22.

How quickly things go from a Jericho missile to a failed ex-wife missile (see Iron Man 2).

The Canadiens have been downright bad this year.

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Montreal isn’t at the same level the team left it in the summer of 2021.

The Canadiens started the season limping with a massive attack down the center of the team in the form of Shea Weber (badly injured), Philip Danault (signed to LA) and Carey Price (emotionally and physically injured).

With all due respect to Christian Dvorak, Jesse Ylonen, Kale Clague and Sam Montembeault, it is fair to say that the craters left by the departures of goalkeepers-defenders-attackers have not been adequately filled by the dearly departed Marc Bergevin.

That, and the team had to deal with so many injuries and infections that the incredible (in a bad way) of the team shouldn’t be cause for too much panic.

Beards must be removed and vital organs must be saved.

“Oh my God! Is that what keeps you alive?!” – Pepper pots.

“It was. It is now an antique.” – Tony Stark.

Is it too early to talk about Carey Price’s long-term injuries?

He is?

OK.

Let’s move on.

Ottawa Senators center Josh Norris (9) scores on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price (31) during second period NHL hockey action in Ottawa on Saturday, April 23, 2022. LA CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

“Why should I do anything? They’re going to kill me, you, anyway and if they don’t, I’ll probably be dead in a week”, – Tony Stark.

Stark fails to bandage his wounds in the cave, resigns and dies; Stark gets to work.

In hockey, that means one thing: no tanking. Not like any Montreal team could ever tank on purpose.

Hughes seems to be doing something similar to Stark, which is a good sign.

He, like Stark, walked the cave, so to speak, and, if the pundits know anything, did pretty well by the trade deadline.

Hughes may not have made a miniaturized arc reactor to keep shrapnel from reaching the collective heart of the team, but he did pick up a Smilanic, Barron, Schnaar and a bunch of draft picks, including a first-round couple to work with.

He has added parts and has space to add more, cause for optimism.

It could be worse.

Is Price still the arc reactor? Too early to ask?

Let’s move on.

“Stick to the plan!” -Tony Stark

Stark dresses and prepares for battle, and Yinsen has to buy him some time. So he runs through the cave, the gun on fire and ends up dying.

However, Stark has the time he needs.

Young teams always, always need time, and they also need the support of quality vets lest they fall into the Buffalo Sabres, forever in lottery draft mode.

The key is not to overpay too quickly and find yourself burdened by a Phil Kessel contract or 28 draft picks, but no player with more than five years of pro skating and batting under their belt.

Hughes seems to know these things, which is comforting.

Iron Man’s original suit didn’t last, but it was effective enough to allow Stark to escape and build a new one, then another, then another.

This season of The Canadiens could be the start of something that will last whatever the equivalent of 27 very long Marvel movies.

It could also be like the Hulk; a movie franchise that never seems to take off, no matter how many reboots it does.

How many superhero movies have we all seen?

Montreal Canadiens general manager Kent Hughes answers a question during a press conference on NHL trade deadline day in Brossard, Que. Monday, March 21, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

“Find an excuse to leave one of them off the chain, and I personally guarantee you the bad guys won’t even want to come out of their caves,” Tony Stark said.

Interim coach Martin St. Louis needs weapons that will scare his opponents.

Here are the numbers for the year:

  • Goals for, 204 (third from bottom);
  • Goals against, 312 (bottom);
  • Goals per game, 2.6 (third from bottom);
  • Goals against, 3.9 (bottom);
  • Shots against, 34.5 (third from bottom);
  • Power play, 13.5% (third from bottom).

Yeah.

Less Iron Man 2008, More 1990 Captain America.

In addition to the crop of draft picks, the Habs need to splurge on a solid, decisive scorer who can back off a bit.

Maybe get two players.

If Jeff Petry is dealt to another team, get something back.

Johnny Gaudreau, Kris Letang and Patrice Bergeron are all UFA this year (imagine poaching the Boston captain?!), but a Bryan Rust guy could be a nice snag.

Oh, PK Subban is sitting there too…

Let the expert speculation storm begin!

Montreal Canadiens fans hold up a sign in support of Nashville Predators PK Subban before an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

“There’s nothing but that. There’s no opening art, no charity, nothing to sign. There’s the next mission, and nothing else”, Tony Stark .

It’s been a tough personal and physical season for the 34-year-old shooter who doesn’t carry. 31, but let’s drop this one and think about October.

It’s time to put the pieces back around him and pay him back for the years of service he’s done.

Guy Lafleur’s passing showed Habs fans a harsh reality (pun intended): This team hasn’t been great for a long time, and it’s had precisely two consistent superstars since 1980: Patrick Roy and Price.

When it comes to teams that fought the good fight and lost, the Montreal Canadiens haven’t been a team that any team other than Toronto or Ottawa has feared in decades.

There should be nothing on Kent and crew’s whiteboard except the following words: Become a force!

None of that makes it to eighth place for a hard-fought, five-game Vancouver-Canucks-style first-round loss to the Panthers, Hurricanes or Lightning.

With the trumps, draft picks and cap space available to the team, there should be no excuse for putting a team on the ice that Florida teams won’t want to come up against.

Number 31 deserves better.

Number 10 deserves better.

Guy Lafleur’s number 10 is projected on the big screen during a ceremony at the Bell Center before an NHL hockey game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins in Montreal, Sunday, April 24, 2022. Lafleur died on April 22 at age 70. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

The tribute to Guy Lafleur will take place on Tuesday, May 3.

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Among the highlights of the Ontario budget, the overhaul of tax credits for films, books and animation https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/among-the-highlights-of-the-ontario-budget-the-overhaul-of-tax-credits-for-films-books-and-animation/ Thu, 28 Apr 2022 20:36:31 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/among-the-highlights-of-the-ontario-budget-the-overhaul-of-tax-credits-for-films-books-and-animation/ Breadcrumb Links News Tax credits would take into account current practices and the rise of online production and distribution Author of the article: Publication date : April 28, 2022 • 17 minutes ago • 4 minute read • Join the conversation On Wednesday, Ontario Finance Minister Peter Bethlenfalvy presents the provincial budget in the Ontario […]]]>

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Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government tabled a budget on Thursday that effectively serves as the platform for the spring election. Here are the highlights:

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OFF THE WAY TO BALANCE

The budget calls for spending of $198.6 billion, including billions earmarked for infrastructure this year and over the next decade.

The document promises $158.8 billion over 10 years for highways, public transit and hospitals. Infrastructure spending this year alone is $20 billion.

The budget plan shows the province managed to reduce its deficit to $13.5 billion in 2021-22, from $16.4 billion in the first year of the pandemic.

However, the deficit is expected to climb to $19.9 billion this fiscal year and the government does not expect to balance the books until 2027-28.

A report from Ontario’s Financial Accountability Office released last month said the province is on track to balance the budget by next year.

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FINANCING OF HOSPITALS

Hospital infrastructure projects are expected to receive more than $40 billion over the next decade, including approximately $27 billion in capital funding.

The province says the money will help support hospital projects already underway or currently in the planning stages, as well as new facilities.

Some of the projects listed in the budget, such as a new inpatient tower and an expanded emergency department at the Scarborough Health Network’s Birchmount site, were part of the government’s recent string of hospital spending announcements.

HOME CARE FOR SENIORS

A new personal income tax credit will help offset the cost of certain medical expenses for seniors.

The budget says Ontario’s new senior home care credit will reimburse up to 25 per cent of eligible expenses up to $6,000, for a maximum credit of $1,500.

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The program would begin this tax year and would be available to those who turned 70 or older during the tax year, or who have a spouse of that age, and who are residents of Ontario at the end of the tax year. of the tax year.

TAX RELIEF FOR LOW INCOME

The province promises to increase tax relief for low-income workers and families and increase the number of people eligible for the benefit.

The budget says 1.1 million Ontario taxpayers could save an additional $300 this year, on average, thanks to changes to the Low-Income Individuals and Families Tax Credit program.

It says the maximum amount will increase from $850 to $875, and more workers will be eligible, for a total of about 1.7 million beneficiaries.

The province says the expanded credit will provide total tax relief of $320 million.

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HIGHWAY EXPANSION

The government says it will provide $25.1 billion over 10 years to repair, expand and create highways, roads and bridges in various parts of the province.

Projects include a new twin bridge over the Welland Canal on the Queen Elizabeth Way and the widening of Highway 401 in Eastern Ontario from Pickering, Ontario and Oshawa, Ontario.

The province says it will spend nearly $493 million this year to build on previously announced projects in northern Ontario, including the twinning of Highway 17 between Kenora and the Manitoba border and the widening of the route 69 between Parry Sound and Sudbury.

MEASURES FOR DRIVERS

The government says it will change car insurance rules, a new measure for drivers that follows several pre-budget announcements aimed at motorists.

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The budget outlines a plan the province says will give drivers more choice and ensure insurance fairness, while cracking down on fraud.

It says drivers will be able to better customize insurance to their needs and purchase coverage based on vehicle usage.

Some other measures for motorists that are included in the budget were announced before the publication of the document.

These include the waiving of license plate fees and rebates for those who have already paid as well as a temporary elimination of gasoline and fuel taxes.

GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, TORONTO MOVING WORK

Several provincial agencies could leave the Toronto area in a move the government says would save real estate costs and create jobs in other areas.

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The Ontario Public Service will also consider a hybrid working model for employees as part of the same effort, according to the budget.

The OPS is designing and testing co-working spaces in Hamilton, London, Ont., Sudbury, Ont., and Ottawa, with a plan to explore other regional locations in the future, as needed.

The province recently announced it would be looking to move the headquarters of the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board to London and now says it will consider communities outside of Toronto for d other agencies, including new ones such as Intellectual Property Ontario.

CINEMA, BOOKS AND ANIMATION TAX CREDITS

A series of tax credits designed in the late 1990s to support cultural media are about to be redesigned to reflect current practices and the rise of online production and distribution.

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The budget says film and TV productions distributed exclusively online will be eligible for credit, and the province will remove a rule that limited credits to books with more than 500 print editions published.

The budget says the province will also consider streamlining a credit for computer animation and special effects, and reviewing credits related to increased filming in Ontario communities.

This report from The Canadian Press was first published on April 28, 2022.

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Documentary gets nostalgic for iconic restaurant chain Automat https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/documentary-gets-nostalgic-for-iconic-restaurant-chain-automat/ Mon, 25 Apr 2022 00:23:57 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/documentary-gets-nostalgic-for-iconic-restaurant-chain-automat/ Breadcrumb Links Local News Entertainment Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner and Ruth Bader Ginsburg sing the praises of the old New York Automat Author of the article: Marianne Scott • Montreal Gazette Actress Audrey Hepburn at the New York City Automat in 1951. Photo by Lawrence Fried /Iconic pictures Content of the article As a child, […]]]>

Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner and Ruth Bader Ginsburg sing the praises of the old New York Automat

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As a child, I couldn’t understand why my mother had a passion for Automat, a kind of self-service cafeteria in New York.

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For me, inserting coins into a slot to unlock food displayed behind a window conjures up visions of macabre vending machine coffee or cellophane baked goods.

But for my mother, who spent several years raising four young children more than an hour from Manhattan, where my father worked, the Automat represented a rare day off, where she could visit the art museum and eat a meal she hadn’t cooked herself.

“It was a New York thing,” she said, recalling how she imagined herself as an aspiring writer living in the Big Apple as she sat in the bustling restaurant.

Turns out mom isn’t the only person with fond memories of the Automat.

Colin Powell holds a photo of himself at the Automat circa 1943.
Colin Powell holds a photo of himself at the Automat circa 1943. Photo courtesy A slice of Producti Pie

Comic book whiz Mel Brooks, late actor Carl Reiner, late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Starbucks founder Howard Schultz and late U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell are among the luminaries who sing the praises of the former restaurant chain Horn & Hardart in the documentary L’Automate, screening Monday at 7 p.m. at the Cinéma du Parc.

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Brooks, 95, even wrote and performed a theme song for the movie, “At the Automat.”

What about the old restaurant chain, founded in Philadelphia in 1902, which transports old customers to lyrical heights?

“It was such an egalitarian place,” filmmaker Lisa Hurwitz said in an interview from New York.

Automat director Lisa Hurwitz.
Automat director Lisa Hurwitz. Photo by Kristina Bumphrey /StarPix

“It was part of the fabric of everyday life in New York and Philadelphia,” added Hurwitz, who will be in Montreal to participate in a Q&A with the audience after Monday’s screening.

Inspired by mechanized restaurants in Germany, Horn & Hardart, which boasted art deco interiors with marble countertops, became the largest restaurant chain in the United States during its heyday, even though it operated only in those two cities.

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For a nickel in the 1950s, you could get a great cup of coffee with a dolphin-shaped spout.

A few extra coins produced hot dishes ranging from Salisbury steak to mac and cheese.

Unseen attendants guarded the wall of brass and glass compartments filled with piping hot plates of food.

At 32, Hurwitz is too young to have dined at Automat, whose last restaurant closed in 1991. The fledgling filmmaker hatched the project while a student at Evergreen State College in Olympia. , in Washington State, where the cafeteria has become his second home.

“It made me think of cafeterias,” said Hurwitz, who researched the subject at the library, where she came across a doctoral dissertation on Horn & Hardart by tech historian Alec Shuldiner, who appears in the film and is a co-producer.

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While working as a projectionist and film festival director at a local historic cinema, Hurwitz met Jaws screenwriter Carl Gottlieb.

Gottlieb then spotted Hurwitz’s Kickstarter campaign for the documentary and contacted it to say that the Automat had been an important place for him.

“I’m having dinner with my friend Mel Brooks tonight,” he told her. “Do you mind if I tell him about your project?”

Mel Brooks drinks coffee at the Automat in the early 1950s.
Mel Brooks drinks coffee at the Automat in the early 1950s. Photo by Carl Reiner /Courtesy of A Slice of Pie Productions

“I was so lucky he liked the Automat,” Hurwitz said of Brooks, creator of hilarious films including The Producers and Blazing Saddles.

Starbucks founder Howard Schultz, a Brooklyn native, explains in the film how the iconic restaurant shaped his business vision.

Ginsburg and Powell shared their love of the Automat after Hurwitz contacted them by letter hoping they would remember it.

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She didn’t expect the wave of critical acclaim that greeted The Automat, which sparked a 98% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, 8.5 out of 10 on IMDB and 3½ stars on RogerEbert.com.

“The thrill of ‘The Automat’…is its blending of social and intellectual history with its anecdotal history…its portrayal of a largely lost aesthetic of everyday life,” wrote the New Yorker.

“I was just hoping to play at film festivals,” she said of the film, which, in addition to Monday’s screening, will be screened at Cinéma du Parc from Friday.

IN BRIEF: The Automaton will be screened Monday at 7 p.m. at the Cinéma du Parc, 3575, avenue du Parc. A question period will follow. It will also be screened from Friday. For information and tickets, visit cinemaduparc.com or call 514-281-1900.

mscott@postmedia.com

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Hockey community mourns Canadiens legend https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/hockey-community-mourns-canadiens-legend/ Fri, 22 Apr 2022 19:10:51 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/hockey-community-mourns-canadiens-legend/ On Friday, the hockey world was shaken by the death of one of its greatest. Montreal Canadiens legend and Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur, one of the most electrifying and flashiest players in NHL history, has died at the age of 70 after a battle against the lung cancer, her family said. Serge Savard and […]]]>

On Friday, the hockey world was shaken by the death of one of its greatest.

Montreal Canadiens legend and Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur, one of the most electrifying and flashiest players in NHL history, has died at the age of 70 after a battle against the lung cancer, her family said.

Serge Savard and Yvon Cournoyer celebrate with Guy Lafleur after receiving the Conn Smythe Trophy after the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Boston Bruins in Game 4 of the 1977 Stanley Cup Finals. (Photo by Denis Brodeur/NHLI via Getty Images)

Lafleur played in 1,126 regular season NHL games, scoring 560 goals and 1,353 points. He also had 134 points in 128 career playoff games, winning the Stanley Cup five times.

Upon news of his death, the hockey community wept together, shared messages of condolences and honored the memory of “Le Démon Blond”.

Some of the biggest names in the game have shared memories of the legendary goalscorer and recounted the effect he had on them as an idol, as did Canadian Prime Minister and known Habs fan Justin Trudeau.

Some NHL teams took a moment to share their thoughts on Lafleur’s passing, acknowledging his importance to the sport and his rightful place among the league’s greatest players.

Rest in peace Guy.

“To you failing hands we throw the torch, be yours to hold it high.”

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Flyers face Montreal to complete short stint on Canadian road https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/flyers-face-montreal-to-complete-short-stint-on-canadian-road/ Thu, 21 Apr 2022 19:24:13 +0000 https://wpfgmontreal2017.com/flyers-face-montreal-to-complete-short-stint-on-canadian-road/ In the third and final meeting between these two teams, the Montreal Canadiens will host the Philadelphia Flyers. In a season that both organizations are surely happy to be coming to an end, the Canadiens and Flyers are in the bottom three of the league standings and are essentially playing those remaining games for better […]]]>

In the third and final meeting between these two teams, the Montreal Canadiens will host the Philadelphia Flyers. In a season that both organizations are surely happy to be coming to an end, the Canadiens and Flyers are in the bottom three of the league standings and are essentially playing those remaining games for better draft lottery positioning. They could also use the time to try new things. and try to solve some problems in view of next season.

With an injury load still in Philadelphia’s roster for Mike Yeo, the Flyers recalled emergency defenseman Linus Högberg from the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. He will make his NHL debut in Thursday’s game against Montreal at the age of 24.

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Record: 23-43-11 (57 pts, 8th in Metro)

Currently on a six-game losing streak, the Philadelphia Flyers are in danger of being swept away in a season streak by another team. They were swept recently by the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Buffalo Sabers.

After losing their first game to the Canadiens in a shootout and their second in overtime due to rookie Cole Caufield’s game-winning goal, the Flyers are hoping to break their losing streak and avoid the season sweep by a struggling Canadiens team.

It’s worth noting, however, that with just four games left in the regular season after Thursday’s game against Montreal, the Flyers have a strong chance of landing the No. 1 pick in the 2022 NHL Draft if they continue to drop. points, especially to teams that are just behind them in the standings like Montreal.

Projected programming

Laughton–Hayes–Konecny

van Riemsdyk–Farabee–Brink

Cates–Frost–Tippett

Lindblom–Thompson–MacEwen


Provorov-Attard

Högberg–Sanheim

Yandle–Zamula

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Record: 20-46-11 (51 pts, 8th in the Atlantic)

The Montreal Canadiens are also hoping to break free from a six-game losing streak with Thursday night’s game against the Flyers, in which they will certainly give everything they have to earn the series sweep against Philadelphia.

The Canadiens, despite their struggles this season, went a perfect 2-0-0 against Philadelphia this year by preventing the Flyers from securing their early lead and coming back late in the game to secure a victory. Montreal is brimming with young talent, especially rookie Cole Caufield, who has improved greatly since the Habs hired Martin St. Louis as their new head coach.

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Caufield-Suzuki-Anderson

Hoffmann–Dvorak–Gallagher

Pitlick-Poehling–Evans

Perreault–Dauphin–Pitlick

Romanov-Savard

Edmundson–Petry

Clague–Wideman

Price

When, where and how to watch

Weather: 7:00 PM EST

Place: Bell Center

TV broadcast: NBCSP

A radio show: 97.5 FM

Direct: Fubo TV

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