Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)

Here you will find the archives for reviews, interviews, essays, and news related to the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

Pain and Glory

‘Pain and Glory’ Review: A Tender Portrait of Hurt and Heart in Almodóvar’s Latest


Pedro Almodóvar’s ‘Pain and Glory’ is an intensely personal and sensuous return to form.

Lucy In The Sky

‘Lucy In The Sky’ Review: A Film So Abysmal It’s Almost Impressive


Noah Hawley and Natalie Portman throw everything they have at a wall. None of it sticks.

Uncut Gems

‘Uncut Gems’ Review: A Dazzling and Unrelenting Masterwork


The Safdie Brothers’ thriller is a raw and powerful feat of filmmaking anchored by a career-best Adam Sandler performance.

Vast of Night

‘The Vast of Night’ Review: An Out of This World Directorial Debut


‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ by way of ‘Pontypool’? Beam us up.

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‘Color Out of Space’ Review: A Disappointing Delirium Showing Why Cosmic Horror Needs to Be Personal


Some people waited twelve hours in line for Richard Stanley’s Lovecraftian return, but was it worth it?

Lucy In The Sky

What We’re Watching Before the 2019 Toronto Film Festival


Want to feel prepared for your next favorite film? We’ve got you covered.

Film Festivals

The Movies The Film Festivals of 2018 Told Us to Watch


Already drowning in conversation about the same handful of films for Awards Season?

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‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Review: Barry Jenkins Delivers Another Masterpiece


A dazzling array of colors and beauty bring this tragedy to life.

Green Book Mahershala And Viggo

‘Green Book’ Review: A Charming But Safe Crowd Pleaser


Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen shine in Peter Farrelly’s first foray into drama.