Category: Film

While Not Without Some Compelling Moments; This ‘Allure’ Wears Thin

That need to be desired can be a destructive and often dangerous thing… Allure (Formerly A Worthy Companion) shines a light on the very flawed nature of desire and obsession and how the need to be ‘wanted’ can be the…

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Ask your #MCM with Ser’Darius Blain

This week we are crushing on Ser’Darius Blain! Ser’Darius is a young man with a very bright future in Hollywood.   He’s already got credits like Footloose, Shameless, The Vampire Diaries and Star Trek: Into Darkness decorating his IMDB page.  His most…

‘Unsane’ Takes Us To The Other Side of Crazy…Truth

Real terror comes from the things that you actually believe…even when they are more than a little ridiculous. Steeped in a cold reality of current social issues like #MeToo and stories of sexual harassment finally being shared across all walks…

‘Isle of Dogs’: You Simply Won’t Want To Leave

It’s so genuinely rare to find that balance between severity and genuine humanity blended together in the same piece of art… With Isle of Dogs, Writer/Director Wes Anderson does it again with a film that is rife with the eccentric…

The Mystery TV Gift Guide

I love a good mystery, but the question usually becomes, what to watch? Since it’s holidays season, and winter has hit us here in Toronto, I thought I’d share some of my fav new releases that will have you on the…

Mogwai Plays Atomic

Post-rock isn’t quite old enough to have an mold-defining grandparent band. So, consider Mogwai the cool oldest brother of the genre. Mogwai formed in Glasgow in 1995 and soon perfected the art of emotive soft/loud attacks. transitioned from chimes to…