The subtle trick Showtime's "Penny Dreadful is that it is far less about the blood, gore and the specter of gruesome death than the sharp pain and exhilarating pleasure of living, and the terror of feeling alone even in close company. Read our review in the May Picks section.
He arrived in Canada at age five, a Czech refugee with absolutely nothing. In Canada, he found a home, self-confidence and developed the unique ability to make people laugh. Today he's at the top of the world's most glamorous profession - the American film industry. Ghostbusters, Meatballs, Beethoven, Twins, Space Jam. His films are world famous but few know the man behind these international blockbusters. Ivan Reitman is one the most successful directors of comedy in the history of filmmaking. Although he now lives the life of a big Hollywood movie mogul, Reitman remains a proud Canadian and a devoted family man. Written by