TIFF 2017: ‘Bodied’ Takes The Gloves Off

'Bodied' is an important film, but a deeply flawed one.
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TIFF 2017: ‘Lady Bird’ Is A Coming-Of-Age Classic

'Lady Bird' isn’t a great film for new director, it’s a great film. Period.

TIFF 2017: ‘The Journey’ Is A Creative Exploration Of Post-War Iraq And Its People

Smart, well acted, and touching in surprising ways despite its subject matter, 'The Journey' is well worth taking.
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‘American Assassin’ Almost Gets It Right

American Assassin positions itself as the next Bourne-style action series.
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TIFF 2017: ‘mother!’ Is an all-out Assault on Your Senses And Your Patience

Aronofsky’s fans are in for a treat and everyone else is in for a chore.

TIFF 2017: ‘Vampire Clay’ Is Fun But Forgettable

'Vampire Clay' is an enjoyable B-level horror film, but somewhat lacking in originality.

TIFF 2017: ‘Three Peaks’ Is A Complex, Unnerving Story Of A Family’s Decomposition

'Three Peaks' is a fascinating, and at times disconcerting character piece about the struggle to be a family.
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TIFF 2017: ‘The Shape Of Water’ Is Guillermo Del Toro At His Finest

The Shape of Water is an intoxicating film that dazzles the eyes and captivates the heart in equal measure.

TIFF 2017: ‘High Fantasy’ Is High In Quality, And One Of The Year’s Best...

'High Fantasy' is a wonderfully accomplished piece of work.

TIFF 2017: ‘Caniba’ Loses Its Way

'Caniba' has little to offer beyond shock value.