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Diary of a Middle-Aged Film Festival Lover, Part One

Not going to Toronto this year was tough, but it also opened up so many new opportunities. Hi! My name…

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Tenet Spoiler-Free Review

Nolan’s latest quest through time gives us much to think about In 2000, Writer/Director Christopher Nolan gave us Memento, a…

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TIFF 2019 Recap: My Birby Thoughts

With over 300 films showing at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival spanning eleven days, it’s nearly impossible to get…

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TIFF Review: Jojo Rabbit

Jojo Rabbit Written and Directed by Taika Waititi Starring Roman Griffin Davis, Thomasin McKenzie, and Scarlett Johansson Synopsis: Set in…

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TIFF Review: Parasite

Parasite Written and Directed by Bong Joon-ho Starring Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, and Yeo-jeong Jo Synopsis: A poor Korean family…

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TIFF Review: Abominable

Abominable Co-directed by Jill Cutton and Todd Wilderman Voiced by Chloe Bennet, Tenzing Norgay Trainor, and Eddie Izzard Synopsis: A…

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TIFF Review: Weathering with You

Weathering with You  Written and Directed by Makoto Shinkai Synopsis: Young runaway Hodoka travels to Tokyo during one of its…

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TIFF Review: Lucy in the Sky

Lucy in the Sky Directed by Noah Hawley Starring Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, and Zazie Beetz Synopsis: Astronaut Lucy Cola…

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TIFF Review: Honey Boy

Honey Boy Directed by Alma Har’el Starring Shia LeBeouf, Lucas Hedges, and Noah Jupe Synopsis: Written by Shia LeBeouf, this…

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TIFF Review: Waves

Waves Directed by Trey Edward Shults Starring Kelvin Harrison, Jr., Sterling K. Brown and Lucas Hedges Synopsis: The lives of…