Michael Shannon

Knives Out

Claire Folger

Director Rian Johnson's star-studded murder mystery nimbly updates an Agatha Christie-style story with Trumpian political subtext Read more


Rian Johnson's star-studded whodunnit celebrates the subgenre and also slyly deconstructs it Read more

TIFF 2019

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

Lacey Terrell / Sony Pictures

Star-studded biopics and new films by Steven Soderbergh, the Safdie Brothers, Kasi Lemmons, Atom Egoyan, Marjane Satrapi and Pedro Almodovar are coming to Toronto Read more

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Elizabeth Chomko’s directorial debut about a family dealing with dementia is beautifully acted but unremarkable Read more


Not everything works in HBO’s adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s dystopian novel, but actors Michael B. Jordan and Michael Shannon do a great job selling it Read more


hemsworth strong

Warner Bros.

A talented cast is wasted in the story of the first Americans who went into Afghanistan after 9/11 Read more


Guillermo del Toro’s story about a lonely woman and a monster is a beautiful, subversive film Read more


TIFF likes to position itself as an awards-season launching pad. Here's a look at which films were helped and which were hurt this year. Read more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Even a great supporting turn by Michael Shannon can’t save this ludicrous melodrama Read more



Merrick Morton

Movies & TV

Sci-fi pic plays with the tropes in brilliant ways Read more