Dark Shadows Review (Matt Hodgson)

Dark Shadows (2012) Starring Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Jackie Earl Haley, Chloë Grace Moretz, and Christopher Lee Directed by Tim Burton MINOR SPOILERS Tim Burton, the great visionary behind Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, Ed Wood, Sleepy Hollow, and many other films is at the helm of an adaptation of one ofContinue reading “Dark Shadows Review (Matt Hodgson)”

Gun Hill Road Review (Paolo Kagaoan)

Gun Hill Road was in the selection for last year’s Inside Out LGBT Film Festival. It was screened at the Revue Cinema in Toronto last Sunday night as a preview of the diverse, complex and cinematic perspectives to come in this year’s program. Gun Hill Road is overcast, beginning by showing the last days ofContinue reading “Gun Hill Road Review (Paolo Kagaoan)”

The Woman in Black Review (Matt Hodgson)

The Woman in Black (2012) Based on The Woman in Black (1989) Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Janet McTeer and Ciarán Hinds Written by Susan Hill (novel), Jane Goldman (screenplay) Directed by James Watkins MINOR SPOILERS The Woman in Black was on my radar for a number of reasons. Firstly, it’s a throwback to the days ofContinue reading “The Woman in Black Review (Matt Hodgson)”

Blind Spot Series – Stalag 17 Review

Stalag 17 (1953) Starring William Holden, Don Taylor and Otto Preminger Co-written & Directed by Billy Wilder During the calendar year of 2012 a variety of film bloggers and writers across the city of Toronto, including those at The Matinee, Toronto Screenshots and Eternal Sunshine of the Logical Mind, have been taking part in aContinue reading “Blind Spot Series – Stalag 17 Review”

ChickFlicking – The Avengers Assemble Some Serious Eye Candy! (Nadia Sandhu)

Not a lot can be said about The Avengers that hasn’t already been said.  Joss Whedon’s film has been previewed, reviewed, and even sparked a media feud on the way to a record opening weekend. Call it Spring Fever, but despite this wall of coverage I did manage to find an angle that required immediateContinue reading “ChickFlicking – The Avengers Assemble Some Serious Eye Candy! (Nadia Sandhu)”