Tag: TIFF

TIFF 2019: Tom Hanks Quietly Triumphs In ‘A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood’

It sounds contrived. Tom Hanks playing Mister Rogers? The children’s TV host who rocked the red cardigan? It shouldn’t work, but it uncannily does. In Mary Heller’s tender A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood any hagiography of the entertainer comes surprisingly…

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TIFF 2019: Why ‘Marriage Story’ Is Unmissable

Is anyone better at capturing the subtleties – and the absurdities – of upper-middle class people’s lives than Noah Baumbach? After seeing Marriage Story, I think not. Loosely based on Baumbach’s own divorce, Marriage Story is an epic two-hander about…

TIFF 2019: ‘Knives Out’ Red Carpet World Premiere

Knives Out had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 7, 2019. Directed by Rian Johnson the crime caper saw its star studded cast hit the TIFF red carpet, which included the likes of Daniel Craig,…

TIFF’s 1999 Movies at the Millennium

1999 was a great year to be a film lover. Certain titles, to name just a few, from The Matrix, Three Kings, Boys Don’t Cry, The Six Sense, Magnolia, The Iron Giant, Being John Malkovich, The Blair Witch Project, and…