TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – V/H/S Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Summer Screenings 2012 V/H/S Directed by Adam Wingard, Ti West, David Bruckner, Glenn McQuaid, Joe Swanberg, and Radio Silence Horror anthology films are usually a hit and miss affair. Classic anthologies like Creepshow and the more recent Trick ‘r Treat have proven that they can be made very well without missing aContinue reading “TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – V/H/S Review (Kirk Haviland)”

TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – Detention Review (Paolo Kagaoan)

Toronto After Dark Summer Screenings 2012 Detention Starring Josh Hutcherson, Shanley Caswell, and Spencer Locke Directed by Joseph Kahn Joseph Kahn’s Detention was in distribution hell, but it’s better late than never. It begins with a smaller space – the bedroom of a popular high school cheerleader, emanating the pastel aesthetic of contemporary adolescent suburbia.Continue reading “TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – Detention Review (Paolo Kagaoan)”

TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – The Pact Review (Kirk Haviland)

TAD Summer Screenings 2012 The Pact Starring: Caity Lotz, Casper van Dien, Haley Hudson, Kathleen Rose Perkins and Agnes Bruckner Written and Directed by Nicholas McCarthy MINOR SPOILERS The second half of the first night of TAD’s summer screenings brought us the Sundance hit The Pact. Billed as a creepy supernatural house based horror, TheContinue reading “TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – The Pact Review (Kirk Haviland)”

TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – Juan of the Dead Review (Kirk Haviland)

Toronto After Dark Juan of the Dead Starring – Alexis Diaz de Villegas, Jorge Molina, Andrea Duro, Andros Perugorria, Jazz Vila and Eliecer Ramirez Written and Directed by Alejandro Brugués Back on September 2011, during an afternoon TIFF screening of all things, is when I was first introduced to Juan de los Muertos (Juan ofContinue reading “TAD Summer Screenings 2012 – Juan of the Dead Review (Kirk Haviland)”

Toronto After Dark Summer Screenings (Juan of the Dead, The Pact, Detention, and V/H/S)

Toronto After Dark Website and Tickets Fans of the weird and horrifying rejoice – Toronto After Dark has announced two days of special summer screenings to take place on June 27th and July 11th in Toronto at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema. For festival junkies in Toronto the summer can seem interminable, but this injectionContinue reading “Toronto After Dark Summer Screenings (Juan of the Dead, The Pact, Detention, and V/H/S)”