Tag Archive | Toronto After Dark Film Festival

Cockneys Rule and Zombies Drool: Director Matthias Hoene talks ‘Cockneys Vs Zombies’

Opening in select Cineplex theaters across Canada for two shows only, as part of Cineplex’s ‘Great Digital Film Festival’ starting this Friday Feb 1, 2013, is the horror comedy that made a huge splash at last year’s Toronto After Dark Film Festival: Cockneys vs Zombies. The Movie Junkie was able to sit down with director […]

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: 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: 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: Resolution Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark 2012: Resolution Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 Resolution (2012) Starring Peter Cilella, Vinny Curran, Zahn McClarnon Written by Justin Benson Directed by Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Resolution, the hit film from the Tribeca and Fantasia festivals made its Toronto debut at Toronto After Dark 2012. Another cabin in the woods style thriller in a year […]

Toronto After Dark 2012: After Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark 2012: After Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Film Festival 2012 After (2012) Starring Steven Strait, Karolina Wydra, Madison Lintz and Sandra Ellis Lafferty Written by Jason Parish and Ryan Smith Directed by Ryan Smith Making its Canadian Premiere as part of Toronto After Dark 2012’s Sunday night lineup was the fantasy thriller After. The tale of a pair of […]