Archive for the ‘Film Reviews’ Category

‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ is a step-up from its predecessor, allowing the characters to indulge in their quirks and adventures while audiences simply enjoy the performances. http://ow.ly/2VIIWC

Writer/director Neil Blomkamp’s third sci-fi feature, ‘Chappie,’ is an innovative look at artificial intelligence, though it’s not without its flaws. http://ow.ly/2VD31y

In ‘The Intruders,’ a young woman feels something sinister is afoot in her creepy new house, but debates whether it’s imaginary, supernatural or corporeal. http://ow.ly/2VAF1C

The Barbara Stanwyck retrospective at TIFF Bell Lightbox highlights an accomplished career of many strong female characters. http://ow.ly/2Vw1Sk

‘Big News from Grand Rock’ is a low-key comedy about a newspaper reporter who tries to save his paper with fake stories only to discover one of them may have been closer to the truth than he thought. http://ow.ly/2VhAK7

‘Playing it Cool’ is an ambitious rom com starring Chris Evans and Michelle Monaghan about a commitment-phobic bachelor who finally finds his ideal match only to learn she’s the one that’s hard to get. http://ow.ly/2VfuaT

‘The Wrecking Crew’ is the extraordinary untold story of a group of studio musicians who played the instruments for many of our favourite rock and roll songs, which also comprise the epic soundtrack for the documentary. http://ow.ly/2V3DCo