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Parisa Tag

As contrasting monarchs, Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie shout, wear elaborate costumes and bore you to tears more

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Biopic about the late country singer Blaze Foley offers lots of surprises and an authentic performance by first-time actor Ben Dickey more

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Brady Corbet's music industry satire starring Natalie Portman as a traumatized pop star is manic, comic and confrontational more

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Christian Geisnaes/Zentropa

The Danish director mocks #MeToo in ultra-violent serial killer flick starring Matt Dillon and Uma Thurman more

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Cheol Joon Baek

Concert review: In Dreams: Roy Orbison In Concert – The Hologram Tour. The long-dead singer "performed" at Toronto's Sony Centre, opening several cans of worms in the process. more

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Tino Vacca

Concert review: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto: at the soul-stirring final show of their marathon Skeleton Tree tour, the band proved an arena can feel just as intimate as a sweaty bar gig. more

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Album review: Wrld On Drugs, the inter-generational collaboration between Future & Juice WRLD, seems like a match made in drug-rap heaven, but it sounds more like a cash-in than the masterpiece it could have been. more

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An album review of Art d'Ecco's Trespasser. Whether it revitalizes interest in the genre, it's the sort of rock album we need now, one that asks for inclusivity and acceptance. more

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A review of Revocation's new album The Outer Ones. H.P. Lovecraft is fitting source material for the Boston band, who revel in the confrontation between man and the vastness of the universe. more

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Album review: On Lil Wayne's long-awaited The Carter V, he shows he can still hang with contemporary rap flows and sometimes improve on them. more

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Samuel Engelking

Concert review: all of Wu-Tang Clan came together for the 25th anniversary of their classic debut at Toronto's Rebel – a free concert sponsored by a cannabis company. more

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A concert review of Elton John's second farewell show in Toronto, at Scotiabank Arena: Though the Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour is his long goodbye, the legendary singer remains at the height of relevance and performance power. more

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Bing Liu's coming-of-age documentary about skateboarders in the U.S. Midwest thoughtfully explores trauma, anger and resentment more

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Concert review: In Toronto, JPEGMAFIA, the white-knuckle DIY Baltimore rapper/producer, met the energy of the frenzied crowd and fed it back to them. more

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Third film in an environmental doc trilogy that began with Manufactured Landscapes ups the ante with surreal and psyched-out visuals more

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Despite a great lead performance, Craig Macneill's film about accused axe murderer Lizzie Borden misses the mark more

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Justin Broadbent

Album review: on Metric's seventh album Art Of Doubt, the long-running indie rock band shows familiarity doesn't have to be a curse. more

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Lil Berete, the current pride of Regent Park, could stand to personalize his northern trap style on his debut mixtape Icebreaker, but the potential here is vast. more

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Vanessa Heins

Dundas, Ontario trio The Dirty Nil exist more for the primal act of rock music than its culture, and their delightful, precise new album Master Volume hints at why. more

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Country music legends Shania Twain and Terri Clark shared the stage with many younger female stars. more

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