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Giving Oscar attention to this pandering civil rights era dramedy about real-life Black characters – but made by white people – will send the wrong message to Hollywood more

Jan 23, 2017 8:30 AM Interviews and features

The Academy Award noms come out this week, and there are sure to be stupid picks. Here are some of the most egregious past winners. more

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La La Land wins a record seven awards, but Meryl Streep overshadows all with her call to action for artists in the age of Trump more

Jan 9, 2017 12:51 AM Interviews and features

From a doc about an American literary master to the last film made by Carrie Fisher, here are the movies on our radar this year more

Jan 4, 2017 2:03 PM , , , Interviews and features

Including an animated film from executive producer Angelina Jolie and docs about The Tragically Hip and Gigi Gorgeous more

Dec 30, 2016 2:22 PM Interviews and features

Her appearances in the Star Wars movies made her an icon to generations of kids, but her greatest accomplishments happened in the real world more

Dec 27, 2016 6:01 PM Interviews and features 2 Comments

Intimate films like Moonlight, Paterson and Cameraperson top my best-of list more

Dec 21, 2016 6:05 PM Interviews and features


Dale Robinette

La La Land, Manchester By The Sea and Koneline: Our Land Beautiful top my list of the year's best films more

Dec 21, 2016 6:00 PM Interviews and features


Michael Watier

These folks made Toronto's film scene really solid more

Dec 21, 2016 2:10 PM Interviews and features


Dale Robinette

La La Land, Moonlight and Arrival top my list. But why didn't critics and audiences take to The Nice Guys and Snowden? more

Dec 21, 2016 12:59 PM Interviews and features

Birth Of A Nation was supposed to be the year’s big thing, but then everything changed more

Dec 21, 2016 8:00 AM Interviews and features

From Absolutely Anything to Zoolander 2, here are the films that sucked big time more

Dec 20, 2016 12:26 PM , , , Interviews and features

Toronto Film Critics Association spread the end-of-year movie love to Moonlight, Toni Erdmann and Manchester By The Sea; How Heavy This Hammer, Operation Avalanche and The Stairs make shortlist for $100,000 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award more

Dec 12, 2016 9:45 AM Interviews and features

TIFF’s annual best-of-the-year roundup spotlights lots of relatively unknown filmmakers more

Dec 7, 2016 10:15 AM Interviews and features 1 Comments

James Arthur Ray, who rose to fame after appearing in The Secret and on the Oprah Winfrey Show, was convicted of negligent homicide after three of his clients died in a sweat lodge ceremony in Sedona, Arizona in 2009. more

Dec 1, 2016 3:27 PM Interviews and features

As studios roll out their Oscar 2017 contenders in the next few weeks, it's worth asking: Is all the awards season chatter good or bad for movie-going? more

Nov 30, 2016 2:10 PM Interviews and features 2 Comments

As his terrible new film Rules Don't Apply opens, we look at five things the writer/director/actor used to be better at. more

Nov 23, 2016 10:00 AM Interviews and features


© Kathryn Gaitens

How do you create a musical from the actual words of ordinary people who lived on the same street as a serial killer? And how do you then film it? more

Nov 16, 2016 2:22 PM Interviews and features

Director Jeff Nichols and actor Joel Edgerton discuss the historic 1967 civil rights case, #OscarsSoWhite and being middle-class white guys talking about race more

Nov 9, 2016 5:01 PM Interviews and features