Trailer: Halloween

Prepare for the night HE came home…again! 40 years after the events of John Carpenter’s Halloween, Michael Myers returns to terrorize the now elderly Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) and her family. This new Halloween sequel directed by David Gordon Green and produced by Blumhouse Productions seems to be ignoring every other film in the series, other than the […]

Opinion: The Cinematic Acid Trip of 2001: A Space Odyssey

I thought I would write about my experience seeing 2001: A Space Odyssey this past week at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. This was my second time seeing the film, with my previous viewing happening way back in January 2011, also at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. This particular release of the film was in celebration of 2001: A […]

Trailer: Suspiria

Italian director Luca Guadagnino follows the award winning success of last year’s Call Me by Your Name with this remake of Dario Argento’s Suspiria. This new version stars Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton, both have whom previous worked with Guadagnino in 2015’s A Bigger Splash. One thing that is immediately apparent in the teaser trailer, is that Luca Guadagnino’s […]

Trailer: Christopher Robin

For this week’s Tuesday trailer, we have Disney’s new live action look at the adventures of Winnie the Pooh. It has been more than fifty year’s since the first Disney animated short based on A. A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh stories first hit theatres. Christopher Robin takes these characters in the live action realm, as Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and the […]

Trailer: The Happytime Murders

Last week, a trailer dropped for a new R-rated buddy cop film (with puppets) directed by Brian Henson (the son of Jim). The film is the first feature from “Henson Alternative,” which is a subsidiary of the Jim Henson Company focused on more adult-oriented projects. The Happytime Murders, which has been under development for a […]

Oscar 2018 Wrap-Up

The 90th edition of the Academy Awards have come and gone and at the end of the night, Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water walked away with the Oscar for Best Picture, with the film also winning Best Director, Best Score and Best Production Design. The runner-up for the most number of wins was Christopher […]

Trailer: Best F(r)iends

Greg Sestero and Tommy Wiseau reunite on screen in Best F(r)iends. With the release of The Disaster Artist, the cult film The Room has probably been receiving more attention than it has ever received. For better or worse, The Room will be the film that Greg Sestero and Tommy Wiseau will be forever known for. However, the two are […]

Top Ten Films of 2017

I apologize with how late I am with writing about my Top Ten Films of last year. However, at this point, this is merely a formality, since my list would have gone up on Letterboxd right at the start of the year. However, I never missed writing this post in the years I have been […]

Horror-Rama 2017: Terror in the Annex

The fourth annual edition of Horror-Rama, Toronto’s only all-horror convention, took place this weekend at the 918 Bathurst Culture, Arts, Media & Education Centre in Toronto’s Annex neighbourhood. The brainchild of Shock Till Your Drop editor Chris Alexander and Suspect Video owner Luis Ceriz, Horror-Rama is two days dedicated entirely to the horror genre. This year saw […]

In Memory of Toronto Film Scene

After nine years of publishing, Toronto Film Scene decided to close their digital doors this past weekend. I was a contributor to the site for just under half of Toronto Film Scene’s existence, though I had decided to step down from my role last month and seek other opportunities. However, I do cherish the time […]