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Top 5 Reasons To Check Out Reel Asian Film Fest 2012 (Kirk Haviland)

Top 5 Reasons To Check Out Reel Asian Film Fest 2012 (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival November 6-11 Toronto November 16-17th Richmond Hill, Ontario Toronto’s largest and oldest all Asian film festival, Reel Asian, will play out on screens across Toronto and Richmond Hill over the next week and a half. One of Toronto’s bigger and most recognizable festivals, the 16th edition of Reel Asian […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: Wrong Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark 2012: Wrong Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Wrong (2012) Starring Jack Plotnick, Eric Judor, Alexis Dziena, William Fichtner, Steve Little and Regan Burns Written and Directed by Quentin Dupieux The infamous Quentin Dupieux, aka musician Mr Oizo, the director of the movie about a car tire on a killing spree ‘Rubber’, is back with his newest absurdist comedy […]

Toronto After Dark 2012 Awards Announced

Toronto After Dark 2012 Awards Announced

Toronto After Dark 2012 has come and gone. If you weren’t able to attend, then you missed out on tentacled aliens, creepy found footage, flesh starved zombies, neurotic writers, angry werewolves, suspicious crime scene photographers, a chainsaw at a wedding, killer sushi, and plenty other examples of the weird, scary, hilarious, and fantastical. Every year […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: Game of Werewolves Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark 2012: Game of Werewolves Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Game of Werewolves (2012) Starring Gorka Otxoa, Carlos Areces, Secun de la Rose and Luis Zahera Written and Directed by Juan Martinez Moreno The closing night film from this year’s Toronto After Dark Film Festival was the Spanish horror comedy ‘Lobos de Arga’. The translation literally meaning Wolves of […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: Sushi Girl Review (Robert Harding)

Toronto After Dark 2012: Sushi Girl Review (Robert Harding)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Sushi Girl (2012) Starring Tony Todd, James Duval, Noah Hathaway, Andy Mackenzie, and Mark Hamill Directed by Kern Saxton People have been paying tribute to their favourite films for decades. Films have been sequelled, rebooted, and remade. When a film is remade under a completely different guise without giving […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: Dead Sushi Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark 2012: Dead Sushi Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Dead Sushi (2012) Starring Rina Takeda, Shigeru Matsuzaki and Kentarô Shimazu Written by Noboru Iguchi, Makiko Iguchi and Jun Tsugita Continuing a long tradition of Japanese splatter films at Toronto After Dark – past years have also brought us Tokyo Gore Police, RoboGeisha and Vampire Girl vs Frankenstein Girl […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: In Their Skin Review (Robert Harding)

Toronto After Dark 2012: In Their Skin Review (Robert Harding)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 In Their Skin (2012) Starring Selma Blair, Joshua Close and James D’Arcy Directed by Jeremy Power Regimbal Home invasion is never an easy subject. The thought of someone entering your house and stealing stuff is bad enough but thinking it could happen when you’re home is truly frightening.  Thoughts […]