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Movie Reviews Archive

2011

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find all 71 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jul 22, 2011)

Opening this week are CAPTAIN AMERICA and FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS. The Cassavetes retro continues at TFF Cinematheque.  Quite the number of docs opens too such as PROJECT HIM, CIRCO AND TRIBE CALLED ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jul 15, 2011)

The final HARRY POTTER opens this week.  Question is whether it would beat out TRANSFORMERS 3 at the box-office.  WINNIE THE POOH makes the rounds for the younger ones. The John Cassavetes restrosp... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

TIFF Cinematheque presents – John Cassavetes

The films of John Cassavetes In one famous Cassavetes quote that says that an artist must dare to fail and risk all in order to express it all, one can appreciate what writer/director John Cassevetes... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jul 8, 2011)

Comedies ZOOKEEPER and HORRIBLE BOSSES open this week. Docs CAVE OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS and PAGE ONE provide alternative entertainment. CAVE OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS (Can/US/Fr/Germ/UK 2000) *** Directed ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jul 1, 2011)

Opening this week besides TRANSFORMERS: DARK SIDE OF THE MOON are romantic comedies MONTE CARLO and LARRY CROWNE. The Fellini Retrospective begins this week at Bell Tiff Lightbox. ARMADILLO (Denma... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

TIFF BELL Lightbox - Federico Fellini 2011

Federico Fellini Films: For the film programme component of Fellini: Spectacular Obsessions, TIFF Bell Lightbox invited nine luminaries from the film world along with our own TIFF programmers to cr... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jun 24, 2011)

Opening this week are CARS 2 an BAD TEACHER fighting for top spots at the box-office. Other films opening include the Chinese epic BEGINNING OF THE GREAT REVIVAL.  The Joao Pedro Rodrigues retro ru... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (June 17, 2011)

Opening this week are MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS and GREEN LANTERN.  It will be a tough call which one will come on top at the box-office. Also opening are BEGINNERS and the Sundance hit THE ART OF GETT... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jun 10, 2011)

Big films opening this week are the commercial SUPER 8 and the non-commercial THE TREE OF LIFE by Terrence Malick, the Cannes Palme d’Or winner. The smaller films opening that are worth a visit inc... read more..

Movie Reviews

This Week's Film Reviews (June 3, 2011)

Opening this week is the prequel of prequels X MEN: FIRST CLASS. Also in Toronto at the TIFF Bell Lightbox is the screening of Terrence Malick 4 films. GOOD NEIGHBOURS (Canada 2010) *** Directed b... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

TIFF BELL Lightbox presents - Terrence Malick

All the Films of Terrence Malick Terrence Malick’s new film THE TREE OF LIFE which also won this year’s Cannes Palme D’Or Award Will be screened from June 17th at TIFF Bell Lightbox.  Working in acco... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 27, 2011)

2 sequels KUNG FU PANDA 2 and HANGOVER 2 make their rounds this weekend. Two French films LES LETITS MOUCHOIRS and L’AMOUR FOU also open. L’AMOUR FOU (France 2011) *** Directed by Pierre Thoretto read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 20, 2011)

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES in 3D is the big one opening this week. Toronto sees the 21st INSIDE OUT film festival opening for 11 days. FIRST GRADER (UK 2010) *** Directed by Just... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Inside Out 2011 - Film Reviews

21st Annual Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film and Video Festival Presenting Sponsor – RBC Royal Bank May 19 - 29, 2011 http://www.insideout.ca Check the above link for the full program schedule and read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 13, 2011)

Opening this week are PRIEST 3D (no review as there was no press screening) and BRIDESMAIDS. Francois Ozon''s POTICHE which also opens is pure delight! BEAT THE WORLD (Canada 2010) ** Directed by... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 6, 2011)

Opening this week are THOR, JUMPING THE BROOM and the romantic comedy SOMETHING BORROWED. The new Spanish film EVEN THE RAIN is worth a look. THE BANG BANG CLUB (USA 2009) *** Directed by Steven S... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 29, 2011)

Finally opening is HOODWINKED TOO! HOOD VS. EVIL, after major studio disputes. Also opening is WATER FOR ELEPHANTS. The Hot Docs film festival begins in Toronto. THE CONSPIRATOR (USA 2010) ***1/2... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Hot Docs 2011 (Capsule Film Reviews)

  HOT DOCS 2011 Hot Docs in Toronto is arguable the largest documentary festival in North America.  It is impossible to see all the films screened, so the capsule reviews on selected read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Opening the Week of Apr 22, 2011

The only big Hollywood film opening this week is AFRICAN CATS. The Bell Lightbox in Toronto is having a limited run of Wong Kar-wei’s classic CHUNGKING EXPRESS.  Cinematographer Chris Doyle will be p... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Cinematheque Ontario presents – Gregg Araki

The Films of Gregg Araki As signalled by a recent, lengthy feature article in The New York Times penned by influential critic Dennis Lim, unrepentantly iconoclastic filmmaker Gregg Araki has passed read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 15, 2011)

Opening this week are SCRE4M and RIO. The Oscar winner for Best Foreign Film IN A BETTER WORLD also begins its run. IN A BETTER WORLD (Denmark 2010) **** Directed by Suzanne Bier Life is fille... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 8, 2011)

This week sees the opening of a number of excellent 4star an above films.  These include HANNA by ATONEMENT’s Joe Wright and Greg Araki’s KABOOM which opens a retrospective of his films at the TIFF Li... read more..

Movie Reviews
Meres J. Weche

Sprockets: Engaging, educating and entertaining youth through film

  Sprockets, the annual Toronto International Film Festival for Children and Youth launched this week. Running from April 5-17, the 14th annual Sprockets festival, the biggest programme yet, wil read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 1, 2011)

April marks Easter and the Easter animated live action HOP opens everywhere this weekend. Also opening are SOURCE CODE and the excellent war coming of age movie WINTER IN WARTIME. HOP (USA 2011) *... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Cinefranco 2011

  14th Cinefranco 2011 March 23rd, 2011 by Gilbert Seah 14th Cinefranco a Toronto Cinéfranco, English Canada’s largest celebration of inte read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 24, 2011)

Quantity is the order of the week.  Despite 8 or so new films opening, the Cinefranco Toronto French film Festival and Arthur Penn retrospective at TIFF Lightbox also make their debut.   HOBO WITH A... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Cinematheque Ontario presents – Arthur Penn (Mar 24 - Apr 6, 2011)

  Night Moves: The Films of Arthur Penn March 24, 2011 – April 6, 2011 TIFF Bell Lightbox, Toronto TIFF marks the passing of one of American cinema’s finest auteurs, Arthur Penn (1 read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 18, 2011)

LIMITLESS, PAUL and THE LINCOLN LAWYER make their debuts this week as does the smaller fare like A SCREAMING MAN at TIFF Lightbox in Toronto. THE BUTCHER, THE CHEF AND THE SWORDSMAN (HK, China, USA... read more..

Movie Reviews
Meres J. Weche

A Screaming Man: Putting God on trial

  “Screaming Man,” an award-winning film by Chadian writer-director Mahamat-Saleh Haroun currently screening at the TIFF Bell Lightbox until March 23rd, poses an important question: “Where is Go read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 11, 2011)

RED RIDING HOOD, MARS NEEDS MOMS and BATTLE LOS ANGELES are the  big Hollywood films opening this week. On the smaller front, AND EVERYTHING IS FINE and the excellent THE ARBOR open. Film Reviews:... read more..

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