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TIFF Review: It's Kind Of A Funny Story Disappoints, Except Galifianakis
While Boden and Fleck bring some of their trademark gifts for observing humanity and accepting the more complicated twists of human nature, the story sticks firmly to the indie playbook
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-14
TIFF Review: Nicole Kidman And Dianne Wiest Shine In Elegant Rabbit Hole
Leading the charge is Nicole Kidman, portraying a grieving mom with the kind of restraint we're accustomed to seeing from her, but with an added acerbic bite and sarcasm that feels very new
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-14
TIFF Interview: Andrew Garfield Talks Fate, Love, Loss In Never Let Me Go
Garfield is an incredibly magnanimous and gracious person to interview, and as you can see in his length discussion about the issues of fate and life brought up by Never Let Me Go, a pretty smart one as well
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-14
TIFF Inteview: Carey Mulligan Breaks Hearts And Grows Up In Never Let Me Go
Not only is she an Oscar nominee with job offers pouring in, not only is her co-star Andrew Garfield better known as The New Spider-Man, but Never Let Me Go is one of the most major debuts at the Toronto Film Festival
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-13
TIFF Review: Dirty Girl Is Mean, Unfunny, And Coming To A Theater Near You
I cannot fathom why the Weinsteins paid more than a few nickels for Dirty Girl, an incredibly uneven and mean-spirited excuse for a comedy
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-13
TIFF Review: Vanishing On 7th Street Is The Same Spooky Story Well Told
the movie is refreshingly in touch with its ambitions, coming up with the brilliant central gimmick of a villain that is just encroaching shadows with the power to make people disappear
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-13
Super Picked Up By IFC At TIFF, Releases New Clip Online
Super is by no means a perfect film, and has received more mixed reviews here than all-out raves, but it's a twisted and dark kind of crowdpleaser with a lot to offer to anyone who thought Kick-Ass
tiff Will LeBlanc And Katey Rich 2010-09-13
TIFF Review: What's Wrong With Virginia Is A Messy Pastiche
While he kept it simple and let the performances and the story speak for itself in Milk, Black comes to Virginia armed with dozens of ideas and pastiches from other films, none of which fit comfortably into this
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-12
TIFF: 15 Things You Should Know About Mickey Rourke And Megan Fox's Passion Play
This afternoon I saw Mitch Glazer's directorial debut Passion Play, and judging by the number of critics who walked out halfway through, I may
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-11
TIFF Review: Let Me In Is Elegant, Creepy, But A Little Too Faithful To The Original
If anything, Reeves has erred in the other direction-- the quiet and often lovely Let Me In so faithfully based on Alfredson's film that some scenes
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-11
Interview: Andrew Garfield Says Playing Spider-Man Is Every Skinny Boy's Dream
He repeated again that the character meant a lot to him as a child--"It's given me so much hope as a skinny little streak of piss, who feels more powerful inside than the looks on the outside."
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-11
TIFF Review: Super Is Inconsistent, Immoral, Violent And Fun
The TIFF Midnight Madess crowd ate it up when I saw it last night, but I suspect they had the same experience I did of coming home and realizing how much of the film didn't work once all the pieces were in place
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-11
TIFF: Ben Affleck And His Cast Talk Accents And Gray Hair For The Town
"I have a little bit of gray in my hair, yes," Ben Affleck was forced to confess at the beginning of today's Toronto press conference in honor of The Town
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-11
TIFF Review: Sam Rockwell Shines In The By-The-Numbers Conviction
Director Tony Goldwyn doesn't do much to dress up the true story at the center of the earnest, perfect all-right Conviction, but truth be told he doesn't need to
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-10
TIFF Review: Black Swan Is A Stunner
Aronofsky brings all of his obsessions here, from the intersection of the physical body and art to parental relationships with the power to destroy. He's also made a damn effective horror movie, and wrung a career-best performance from Natalie Portman
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-10
Helen Hunt-Liev Schreiber Indie Film Every Day Picked Up For Distribution
With the kick-off of the Toronto Film Festival yesterday, you can expect a slew of distribution deal announcements coming out over the next week and a half. Things kicked off this morning with the announcement
tiff Eric Eisenberg 2010-09-10
Weinstein Company Snatches Up Sarah's Key At TIFF
The Weinstein Company wasted no time slamming their wallets on the table at the Toronto International Film Festival. Making the first deal of TIFF, which began just yesterday, the Weinsteins picked up
tiff Mike Mariani 2010-09-10
TIFF Interview: Windfall Director Laura Israel Uncovers The Dark Side Of Alternative Energy
Laura Israel had been working for as a film editor for decades when the subject that inspired her to direct her first film quite literally showed up
tiff Katey Rich 2010-09-09
Rainn Wilson And Ellen Page Make Pipe Bombs In New Super Stills
The last time we heard from James Gunn's Super, he brought both good and bad news. The good news was two stills that gave us our first look at Rainn Wilson in costume as the Crimson Bolt and Liv Tyler
tiff Eric Eisenberg 2010-08-26
Serious Depression In First Stills From Michael Sheen's Beautiful Boy
Set to premier at this year's Toronto International Film Festival, Sheen and Bello star as parents of a college student who has committed a mass shooting before killing himself. Real cheery stuff. Ku's first feature
tiff Eric Eisenberg 2010-08-25
First Trailer For David Schwimmer's Thriller Trust
David Schwimmer's Trust is part of the Toronto International Film Festival lineup that I am very, very excited to be seeing this September, but I"ll admit, after watching the film's first trailer, I'm not sure it's one I'll be seeking out first thing
tiff Katey Rich 2010-08-02
TIFF Buzz: Toronto's 5 Most Talked About Movies
If you've been following along with TIFF coverage bouncing around the web then you probably already have a good idea of what those movies are. They've been talked about endlessly, dissected in detail, and flogged by bloggers
tiff Josh Tyler 2009-09-20
Precious Wins Big At Toronto Festival
But will it catch the eye of the Academy? Last year Slumdog Millionaire won a major award at the TIFF and went on to be showered in Oscar gold. Now there’s speculation Precious could repeat that feat. No offense to supporters of Precious
tiff Scott Gwin 2009-09-20
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