TIFF 2013: A FIELD IN ENGLAND Review

     September 16, 2013

Writer/director Ben Wheatley has become something of a favorite filmmaker of the Toronto International Film Festival. He’s popped up at the fest over the last three years for the international premieres of Kill List, Sightseers, and now A Field In …

TIFF 2013: UNFORGIVEN Review

     September 15, 2013

Westerns and samurai films translate fairly well.  They both feature groups who have a code, those groups are skilled with a particular weapon, and their way of life has begun to fade as the frontier closes and modernity arrives.  Most …

TIFF 2013: FOR NO GOOD REASON Review

     September 15, 2013

Celebrity documentaries are a tricky beast to make. After all, they are essentially hero-worship as a genre and can have a fairly limited potential if the subject fails to live up to expectations. So, there was a bit of trepidation …