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Movie Reviews Archive

2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find all 75 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (July 28, 2017)

ATOMIC BLONDE, promoted as a female James Bond action flick opens this week.  Another female protagonist film about revenge, LADY MACBETH also opens.  Should men stay home this weekend? &nb... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (July 21, 2017)

Many blockbusters open this weekend among them the most expensive made French movie of all time VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS and DUNKIRK.  Due to screening clasehs, GIRLS TRIP, THE... read more..

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Gilbert Seah

TIFF Cinematheque Presents - Kathryn Bigelow

TIFF Cinematheque Presents - The Films of Kathryn Bigelow The TIFF Cinematheque first retrospective on Kathryn Bigelow entitled KATHRYN BIGELOW: ON THE EDGE begins July 21. Bigelow’s first film was ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (July 14, 2017)

WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES is the big movie making its debut this week. Best Bets of the Week: Best Film Opening: CHASING CORAL Best Horror: ALIEN: COVENANT Best Family: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (July 7, 2017)

SPIDER-MAN HOMECOMING makes its big debut this week. Best Bets of the Week: Best Film Opening: 13 MINUTES Best Horror: ALIEN: COVENANT Best Family: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Best Foreign: GRADUATON B... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

TIFF Cinematheque Presents - French Crime Classics

TIFF CINEMATHEQUE Presents - FRENCH CRIME CLASSICS This new Cinematheque series showcases post war French Crime classics, may of which are seldom seen.  One of the best films in this series... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (June 30, 2017)

3 big movies DESPICABLE ME 3, BABY DRIVER and THE BEGUILED open this week. Best Bets of the Week: Best Film Opening: THE BEGUILED Best Horror: ALIEN: COVENANT Best Family: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Be... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

TIFF Cinematheque Presents - Jean-Pierre Melville

TIFF Cinematheques Presents - The films of Jean-Pierre Melville TIFF Cinematheque’s SUMMER IN FRANCE takes a different look this year with a Jen-Pierre Melville tribute. Jean-Pierre Grumbach was bor... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Jun 23, 2017)

  FILM REVIEWS: 47 METRES DOWN (UK 2017) ***1/2 Directed by Johannes Roberts 47 METRES DOWN, directed by Johannes Roberts and written by Roberts and Ernest Riera is a British horror thrill read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Special Film Review: All Eyez On Me

ALL EYEZ ON ME (USA 2017) **** Directed by Benny Boom Those in the music industry or interested in hip hop will immediately recognize the title of the film, a biopic on rapper Tupac to also be the... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (June 16, 2017)

  ROUGH NIGHT a female raucncy comedy is the biggest opening film this week.  Also opening is the Tupac biopic, ALL EYEZ ON ME, reviewed separately which is definitely worth a look. Best B read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

The Italian Contemporary Film Festival (ICFF) 2017

THE ITALIAN CONTEMPORARY FILM FESTIVAL (ICFF) 2017  Now in its 5th year, the ICFF has grown to the the largest Italian film festival outside of Italy. Each year, ICFF is proud to present an in... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (June 9, 2017)

Tom Cruise takes over Brendan Fraser in the new THE MUMMY re-boot.  Also happening is the ICFF The Italian Contemporary Film Festival in Toronto. Best Bets of the Week: Best Film Opening: MEGAN... read more..

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Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (June 2, 2017)

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES opens and should be this week’s #1 at the box-office.  Also opening is the Inside Out LGBT Film Festival.   Best Bets of the Week: Best Fil... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 26, 2017)

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES opens and should be this week’s #1 at the box-office.  Also opening is the Inside Out LGBT Film Festival.   Best Bets of the Week: Best Fil... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Inside Out LGBT Film Festival 2017

(The Fabulous) TORONTO LGBT FILM FESTIVAL 2017 The May 24 long weekend marks the arrival of Toronto LGBT Film Festival.  This year, the festival is fortunate to get the already critically acclai read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 19, 2017)

Ridley Scott’s widely anticipated ALIEN: COVENANT makes its debut this week.  Also opening are the 4th WIMPY KID film called THE LONG HAUL and the utter charming romantic comedy about falling in ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (May 12, 2017)

  THE BELKO EXPERIMENT (USA 2016) **** Directed by Greg McLean Aussie director Greg McLean (Australians always have their special edgy sense of humour) and scriptwriter James Gunn (remember read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (MAY 5, 2017)

This week's big film opening is GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 which Disney/Marvel hopes to break lots of records.  Other notable films opening include JACKIE BOY and THE DINNER amng a few dcoume... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 28, 2017)

Quiet week for films opening this week.  Chance then to see some good documentaries now playing at HOT DOCS 2017 in Toronto.   Best Bets of the Week: Best Horror: GET OUT Best Famil... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 24, 2017)

FILM REVIEWS:   BORN IN CHINA (USA/China 2016) ** Directed by Lu Chuan The poster might be misleading that the new Disneynature film BORN IN CHINA is about pandas alone. The documentary is ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Hot Docs 2017

HOT DOCS 2017 - Toronto Hot Docs Toronto is supposedly the largest documentary film festival in North America.  It begins April 27th.  Though a single regular ticket is pricey at $17, there... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

Cinefranco Special Quebec 2017

CINEFRANCO SPECIAL QUEBEC 2017 This year’s “Cinefranco Special Quebec” will be taking place the weekend of April 21 – 23 at the Carlton Cinemas.  A total of 6 films will be screened during the 3... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 24, 2017)

The big film opening this week is THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS. The Toronto International Kids Film Festival continues. Best Bets of the Week: Best Film Opening: THEIR FINEST Best Horror: GET... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Apr 17, 2017)

Big films opening this week are the new SMURFS FILM and GOING IN STYLE. The Toronto International Kids Film Festival also begins. Best Bets of the Week: Best Film Opening: FRANTZ Best Horror: GET ... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 31, 2017)

THE BOSS BABY, CHIPS and THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE open this week. Please note: In order to find a review for a previous film, type in the film title in the search box followed by the ENTER key. FILM RE... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 24, 2017)

Big films opening this week are LIFE and POWER RANGERS. FILM REVIEWS Please note: In order to find a review for a previous film, type in the film title in the search box followed by the E... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 17, 2017)

  Big films opening this week are T2 TRAINSPOTTING and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. FILM REVIEWS Please note: In order to find a review for a previous film, type in the film title in the search read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 10, 2017)

CHOKESLAM (Canada 2016) * Directed by Robert Cuffley With the film’s tagline “Love is hard to pin down”, it is not hard to guess that CHOKESLAM is a romantic comedy about wrestling. CHOKESLAM is... read more..

Movie Reviews
Gilbert Seah

This Week's Film Reviews (Mar 3, 2017)

A few Hollywood films open this week, including X-Men Wolverine’s LOGAN.  The faith film THE SHACK, teen comedy/drama BEFORE I FALL and the indie comedy TABLE 19 written by the Duplass Brothers a... read more..

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