Dr. Cabbie (2014) Review

“I think…I think I’ll just take the bus today”. FEATURING: Vinay Virmani, Adrianne Palicki, Kunal Nayyar, Isabel Kaif, Rizwan Manji, Lillete Dubey, Mircea Monroe, Judah Katz & Lilly Singh DIRECTING VISION: Jean-François Pouliot SCREENWRITER: Vinay Virmani & Manu Chopra  Dr. Cabbie is what happens… Continue reading

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) Review

“ Handsome doesn’t always cut it…” FEATURING: Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Rosario Dawson, Bruce Willis, Eva Green, Powers Boothe, Dennis Haysbert, Stacy Keach, Ray Liotta, Jaime King, Jamie Chung, Jeremy Piven, Alexa Vega, Lady Gaga & Juno Temple DIRECTING VISION: Robert Rodríguez SCREENWRITER: Frank… Continue reading

The Drop (2014) Review

“A powerful swansong for a powerful actor” FEATURING: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, James Gandolfini, Matthias Schoenaerts, John Ortiz, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Michael Aronov, Michael Esper, James Frecheville, Tobias Segal, Ann Dowd & Christopher Sullivan DIRECTING VISION: Michaël R. Roskam SCREENWRITER: Dennis Lehane The winning ingredient of Michaël R. Roskam’s… Continue reading

Wanderlust (2012) Review

“I have a bone. . .to pick with this film.” Featuring: Paul Rudd; Jennifer Aniston; Directing Vision: David Wain Screenwriter: David Wain; Ken Marino Something about Paul Rudd tricks me into watching more… Continue reading

The Rover (2014) Review

“No gun laws in the Australian Outback!”. FEATURING: Guy Pearce, Robert Pattinson, Scoot McNairy, Gillian Jones, David Field, Anthony Hayes, Nash Edgerton, Jamie Fallon, Samuel F. Lee & Susan Prior DIRECTING VISION: David Michôd SCREENWRITER: David Michôd An audience watching The Rover is comparable to… Continue reading

Cub (TIFF 2014) Review

“This cub does not fear lions, tigers, or bears”. FEATURING: Maurice Luijten, Stef Aerts, Evelien Bosmans, Titus De Voogdt & Jan Hammenecker DIRECTING VISION: Jonas Govaerts SCREENWRITER: Jonas Govaerts & Roel Mondelaers Jonas Govaerts… Continue reading

20,000 Days on Earth (2014) Review

“Take a trip into the creative process of a creative mastermind”. FEATURING: Nick Cave, Ray Winstone, Darian Leader, Kylie Minogue, Warren Ellis & Blixa Bargeld DIRECTING VISION: Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard SCREENWRITER: Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard… Continue reading

The Guest (TIFF 2014) Review

“Warning: Go in knowing nothing for best results”. FEATURING: Dan Stevens, Maika Monroe, Brendan Meyer, Sheila Kelley, Leland Orser, Lance Reddick, Chase Williamson, Jesse Luken, Ethan Embry, Joel David Moore & Candice Patton DIRECTING VISION: Adam Wingard SCREENWRITER: Simon Barrett I read some very disappointing news… Continue reading

Tusk (TIFF 2014) Review

“Shark Attack? Alligator on the loose? Nah, that is as threatening as a goldfish swimming in a pot! Fear the WALRUS!” FEATURING: Michael Parks, Justin Long, Génesis Rodríguez, Haley Joel Osment, Johnny Depp, Harley Morenstein,… Continue reading

REC 4: Apocalypse (TIFF 2014) Review

“This film features a zombie animal. Watch it!”. FEATURING: Manuela Velasco, Ismael Fritschi, María Alfonsa Rosso, Héctor Colomé, Emilio Buale, Paco Manzanedo, Mariano Venancio, Críspulo Cabezas & Cristian Aquino DIRECTING VISION: Jaume Balagueró SCREENWRITER: Jaume Balagueró & Manu Díez [REC] served as a surprising… Continue reading