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Cary Joji Fukunaga's Netflix series starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill has great set pieces but is ultimately empty and exhausting more

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Actioner about teens fighting back after their private online lives are exposed gets caught in a narrative corner more

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But the documentary, which is airing on CBC, only scratches the surface of a subject that could fill multiple films more

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Three-part APTN show that sends six intolerant Canadians to Indigenous communities across the country is eye-opening more

TV & Streaming

Bollywood action/comedy/romance screening in the Midnight Madness program is oddly sweet more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Doc about humankind’s relationship to automatons is not reassuring at all more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

SNL's Sasheer Zamata is a natural as a stand-up comic stuck at a weekend retreat with her ex in Stella Meghie's refreshing, if uneven, romantic comedy more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Henry Dunham’s smart and entertaining debut thriller can't escape the shadow of Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir Dogs more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Jonah Hill's Lady Bird-like coming of age pic, his directorial debut, is an uneven nostalgia trip more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Paul Feig’s thriller about a vlogger investigating the disappearance of her stylish best friend isn’t a great movie, but it’s watchable and lots of fun more

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The iconic actor makes you forget the film’s basic flaws more

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Panos Cosmatos’s excessive death-metal dirge will be talked about in dorm rooms for years to come more

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Director Nick Hamm spins a cromulant crime-doesn't-pay narrative in film about the DeLorean sports car more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Adaptation of James Frey's rehab memoir doesn't take into account the controversy over the book's authenticity, resulting in a fine, but completely familiar, story more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Ilsa Salas is riveting in this stylish, elegant and critical character study from Mexico more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

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Jesse Eisenberg and Alexander Skarsgård play an oddball pair in Kim Nguyen's lightweight but mostly entertaining picture more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Screen adaptation of Angie Thomas's YA novel about Black Lives Matter gets all its points across, but could have been more powerful more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Tantoo Cardinal is enthralling as a famous Anishnaabe musician who returns to the Northern Ontario reserve where she grew up more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Latest formulaic UK underdog pic features yet another scrappy hero finding validation through unexpected artistic expression more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Ho Wi Ding's film throws ideas, genres and gendered violence together, and it's all in poor taste more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018