TIFF 2012 – Top 10 Anticipated Female Performances (Paolo Kagaoan)

The greatest female performance I’ve seen so far this year is Zoe Kazan in the titular Ruby Sparks, a role that she wrote for herself. Now I don’t think that I need to ‘rectify’ anything but I’m sure you’re all thinking that I need to watch more movies. Well, TIFF fixes that. In ten days,Continue reading “TIFF 2012 – Top 10 Anticipated Female Performances (Paolo Kagaoan)”

TIFF 2012 – The Movie Junkie’s Top 10 Anticipated Films (Kirk Haviland)

Kirk here, as the Toronto International Film Festival begins I’m here to spotlight my top picks for the fest and perhaps fill those leftover vouchers or last minute gaps in the schedule with some films that have definitely caught my eye. I will be brief in detail to avoid spoiler type material, but for furtherContinue reading “TIFF 2012 – The Movie Junkie’s Top 10 Anticipated Films (Kirk Haviland)”

TIFF 2012 – Top 10 Directors You May Miss, But Shouldn’t (Paolo Kagaoan)

How am I just knowing about this director’s new movie at TIFF? You are all FIRED! Ok, to be honest I’m not really mad. The most buzzed directors in this year’s festival include Paul Thomas Anderson, who gets better with every movie he does; Jacques Audiard, a director finally emerging with his fifth feature film;Continue reading “TIFF 2012 – Top 10 Directors You May Miss, But Shouldn’t (Paolo Kagaoan)”

TIFF 2012 – Casting Jason Reitman’s Table Reading of American Beauty (Paolo Kagaoan)

By the time this post is up, Jason Reitman would be cementing the details for the ‘Special Event’ at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, that special event being a Jason Reitman table reading of Alan Ball’s American Beauty. The movie, directed by Sam Mendes, became the People’s Choice Winner and established our festival asContinue reading “TIFF 2012 – Casting Jason Reitman’s Table Reading of American Beauty (Paolo Kagaoan)”

TIFF 2012 – Top 10 Most Anticipated Films (Dustin SanVido)

In five days the city of Toronto will once again play host to the 2012 iteration of the Toronto International Film Festival, and it looks like I will be dropped into the mix of what looks like the most stacked group of films in the festival’s history, at least on paper. There are great lookingContinue reading “TIFF 2012 – Top 10 Most Anticipated Films (Dustin SanVido)”