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#TIFF16 Review: The Limehouse Golem

Directed by: Juan Carlos Medina Starring: Olivia Cooke, Bill Nighy, Douglas Booth Looking for a murder mystery set in Victorian London? Are you feeling in the mood for some slummy sideshow vibes? Then look no further than The Limehouse Golem starring Bill Nighy, Olivia Cooke & Douglas Booth. This film was dark, slightly gory and full… Continue reading #TIFF16 Review: The Limehouse Golem

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#TIFF16 Review: Buster’s Mal Heart

Directed by: Sarah Adina Smith Starring: Rami Malek, DJ Qualls, Kate Lyn Sheil SYNOPSIS An eccentric mountain man is on the run from the authorities, surviving the winter by breaking into empty vacation homes in a remote community. Regularly calling into radio talk shows — where he has acquired the nickname “Buster” — to rant… Continue reading #TIFF16 Review: Buster’s Mal Heart

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#TIFF16 Film Review: Bleed For This

Directed by: Ben Younger Starring: Miles Teller, Aaron Eckhart, Katey Sagal, Ted Levine, Ciarán Hinds SYNOPSIS The inspirational true story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash, which left him not knowing if he’d ever walk again, made one of sport’s most incredible comebacks. – via IMDb Let me just… Continue reading #TIFF16 Film Review: Bleed For This

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Most Anticipated Releases: September 2016

It’s mid-August which means it’s time for me to talk about the new releases that I am the most excited about for the month of September! The fall months tend to pick-up a little in terms of the amount of new releases and there are quite a few that I am really excited about for… Continue reading Most Anticipated Releases: September 2016

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TIFF 2016: The Films I’m The Most Excited To See!

Wow, that was fast. Just like that, a whole year has passed and it is already time for another Toronto International Film Festival! The list of films that will be showing at TIFF this year has just been released and there are quite a number of amazing films that I can’t wait to see! The… Continue reading TIFF 2016: The Films I’m The Most Excited To See!

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The Clan (TIFF 2015 Film Review)

The Clan is and Argentine film that tells the true story of the Puccio clan, a family who kidnapped and killed people for ransom in Argentina during the 1980’s. The Clan is fast paced and captivating from start to finish. The Clan brings forward a piece of recent history that is relatively unknown to most… Continue reading The Clan (TIFF 2015 Film Review)

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My TIFF 2015 Experience

And just like that, another Toronto International Film Festival season has come to a close. This was my second year as a volunteer at TIFF and the experience just keeps getting better and better. I was able to view a few films as well as gaze at a few celebrities from afar throughout the duration… Continue reading My TIFF 2015 Experience

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Land of Mine (TIFF 2015 Film Review)

Land of Mine is one of those films that you may only be able to watch once, not because of its quality, but because of its content. Land of Mine is a Danish/German film that tells the based-on-facts true story of a group of young German POW’s that are forced to dig up and defuse… Continue reading Land of Mine (TIFF 2015 Film Review)

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Volunteering for TIFF and future blogging ideas.

Hello everyone! As you may have noticed, I haven’t been posting as much in terms of book reviews and other things bookish. I explained why in an earlier post, but basically September is a crazy month for me. As you may have already noticed, I have been writing blog posts detailing my experiences at Fan… Continue reading Volunteering for TIFF and future blogging ideas.