February 9, 1981

The reluctant superstar 42g43
DANCE

The reluctant superstar

It’s time for Kain’s just deserts
Barbs for the cinema 1011
Q&A

Barbs for the cinema

Maclean’s: You say that movies today are the worst in history. Why is that? Godard: The answer is simple: good movies are only made when a country is in bad shape. I once wondered why Italian movies were so fine around the time of Rossellini’s Rome, Open City.
Days of knives and roses 18d19
CANADA

Days of knives and roses

'We won't draw our wagons into a circle and shoot inwards'
LETTERS 45

LETTERS

Thank you for Hal Quinn’s excellent cover article on the state of hockey in Canada today (The NHL Comes of Age, Jan. 19). The NHL used to be one of Canada’s showpieces and hockey a fast, action-packed game played by teams who actually enjoyed the game more than their salaries and fringe benefits.
The tattered fabric of the city’s homeless 1617
DATELINE

The tattered fabric of the city’s homeless

Some have given up the ghost and lie down in privacy to die
Remedying an age-old problem 5253
BEHAVIOR

Remedying an age-old problem

A growing field of psychiatry is meeting the needs of the geriatric population
PEOPLE 30h31

PEOPLE

Thirty years ago Celia Franca brought classical ballet to Canada and now she’s helping the Chinese catch on too. The founder of the National Ballet has been off in Peking and Shanghai teaching, directing and trying to put their ballet scene en pointe.
CIA hostages: the telltale documents 3637
U.S.A.

CIA hostages: the telltale documents

Evidence emerges that four were CIA operatives
Scanning the gene pool for a fountain of youth 42b42c
SCIENCE

Scanning the gene pool for a fountain of youth

The key to human longevity may lie in genetic research
When the chips are down T418a
THIS CANADA

When the chips are down

The timeless allure of bingo is alive and well
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