The Oscar season was in full swing on Saturday at the Toronto International Film Festival as a bevy of titles vied for early front-runner status in the kudos race.
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The Toronto Film Fest has its first notable buy, as MGM has scooped up North American rights to Werner Herzog Vietnam pic "Rescue Dawn" ahead of its world preem Saturday night.
It took some perseverance, but those who sat through more than two hours of often meandering on-stage conversations and technical difficulties got the first glimpse of Michael Moore's next doc…
While there are plenty of star-studded galas, dinner and cocktail parties at the Toronto film fest this week, one of the hottest tickets didn't appear on any public list of events: a Saturday night…
Shortbus may be the most sexually explicit film to get mainstream distribution in years, but don't tell that to the filmmakers.
In a surprise appearance after the first Toronto screening of Abu Ghraib doc "The Prisoner, Or: How I Tried to Kill Tony Blair," a U.S. soldier whose unit was stationed at the notorious Iraqi prison…
Fox had a damage control situation on its hands late Thursday night when the print of its midnight preem of the "Borat" movie stalled, leaving more than a thousand Toronto Film Festival viewers…
Sex is what sold at Cannes in May, but the hottest commodity at this year's edition of the Toronto Film Festival is political shock value. Even before the fest officially opened Thursday, it had…
A year after nine titles closed U.S. distribution deals at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, buyers disillusioned by most of the offerings at Cannes in May are once again looking to the North of the…
A roundup of the films buyers say they'll be taking a close look at in Toronto.