Paradise Hills
Movies

Paradise Hills

This week the Toronto After Dark Film Festival happened and I had wanted to get tickets. Last year, I bought tickets for a number of shows, but work kept me from attending and I didn’t […]

Crisis Hotline
Movies

Crisis Hotline

When you have a small review site and get a Twitter DM from the director of a film, it’s a big deal. I still get excited every time it happens – probably because it doesn’t […]

Movies

Running with the Devil

The more movies I watch and review, the more I find myself interested in the story behind the film. I enjoy the movie, I enjoy the entertainment aspect of it, but I really enjoy understanding […]

The Fanatic
Movies

The Fanatic

Fandom. The reactions of fans can be nothing short of crazy. They can be irrational, illogical, and ill-conceived. John Travolta’s new movie, The Fanatic, takes a look at what happens when fans cross a line […]

Tone-Deaf
Movies

Tone-Deaf

Tone-Deaf is a modern spin on a traditional home invasion horror film, a darkly comedic critique of the bizarre cultural and political climates in the United States, and hopefully a heck of a lot of […]

Burn
Movies

Burn

I finished this movie and I’m still not entirely sure what I just watched. Burn is an intensely dark thriller with one of the most interesting lead characters I’ve seen in a while. Melinda, played by […]

Horror

The Cleaning Lady

Sometimes, when you watch a film, there’s a scene so dark that it shakes you to your very core. I feel like that’s the only way to describe the opening scene of The Cleaning Lady, it […]

Glass
Movies

Glass

My wife and I finally sat down to watch Glass, a film that I’ve been looking forward to since it was announced. We saw Split in theatres and I was shocked by the tie-in to […]

The Captive
Movies

The Captive

How do you ruin a Ryan Reynolds movie? Take a great story, a solid cast, and whole lot of intrigue and add in so many time shifts without indicators that it becomes impossible to follow. […]

A Simple Favor
Movies

A Simple Favor

Mystery, intrigue, and two of Hollywood’s best leading women – A Simple Favor is full of twists and turns and rather enjoyable to watch. When a hyper-involved mom befriends the “cool” mom of one of […]