Jonas Govaerts' first feature is a pastiche of familiar horror elements that's well-crafted throughout, but falls prey to the common dilemma of finding a payoff worthy of the buildup.
Toronto Film Festival
Director Morten Tyldum's "The Imitation Game " (TWC) has won the Grolsch People's Choice Award at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. The pic, which also screened at Telluride, stars…
Toronto: Jennifer Aniston's 'She's Funny That Way' Nears $4 Million Deal With Clarius Entertainment (EXCLUSIVE)
Toronto might be inching to a close, but the second weekend of the festival saw another heated bidding war. New distributor Clarius Entertainment is nearing a $4 million deal for domestic rights to…
An intelligent and arresting fact-based drama that plays like a more streamlined version of the high-minded, blunt-spoken, socially conscious "prestige pictures" made by Stanley Kramer and similarly…
This underdeveloped tale set on an island in Northern Ontario's Georgian Bay fails to build the intrigue or tension required for a thriller, and falls short as a character-driven drama as well.
A missed train sets the stage for Chris Evans' directorial debut, "Before We Go," but dramatically speaking, this talky, contrived and ultimately tedious actors' exercise never leaves the station.
Magnolia Pictures and CNN Films have acquired U.S. rights to the doc "Sunshine Superman," following its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. Magnolia bought theatrical, VOD and…
Judging by Michael Douglas' presence as producer and star, "The Reach" must have been some sort of passion project for the aging Hollywood icon.
Where writer-helmet Jalmari Helander's prior Xmas nightmare, "Rare Exports," was a distinctively Finnish product (albeit one with high gloss), this sophomore feature is very much in the style of a…
The Toronto International Film Festival has received a donation of two million Canadian dollars from The Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman Foundation to support its year-round charitable efforts…