Category Archives: Movie Reviews

April 26

House Of Z @Hot Docs 2017 – Tues., April 18th, 2017

I can remember my first time seeing a Zac Posen runway show in 2014 at the Carlu, like it was yesterday, and I confess to not really didn’t know much about the flamboyant designer back then. Sandy Chronopoulos’s House of Z, is the rise-fall-rebirth portrait of dress-designer, Zac Posen. Fashion aficionados will obviously appreciate this […]

April 26

Marquee Canadian Stars Gather To Support Care Through Music @Toronto’s Glenn Gould Studio -Friday, May 5, 2017 for Voices That Care, a concert benefiting the Room 217 Foundation.

Marquee Canadian Stars Gather To Support Care Through Music Murray McLauchlan, Margaret Atwood, Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy, Albert Schultz, Ben Heppner, Travis Knights and Matt Andersen confirmed for Voices That Care benefiting The Room 217 Foundation A dazzling roster of musical, literary and stage talent is set to host an uplifting evening while raising […]

April 17

Plastic China Film Premiere @ TIFF 2017

Following digiPlaySpace we viewed the film Plastic China (playing Tue Apr 11, Sat Apr 15, Sun Apr 16, Tue Apr 18), a documentary that focuses on the life of Yi Jie, a young girl who lives with her family in a plastic-sorting town in China that processes recycled waste not only from China but various parts […]

April 13

Images Festival 30th annual edition-April 20 – 27, 2017.

Images Festival returns for its 30th annual edition April 20 – 27, 2017. The festival is Canada’s largest on and off screen showcase of innovative contemporary art, featuring eight days of screenings, events, performances and exhibitions. In total, the 2017 festival includes 48 on screen films, 12 off screen exhibitions, and four live image projects. […]

March 26

Filth City Movie Premiere @ Scotia Bank Theatre (Sat. Mar. 25, 2017)

The Filth City World Premiere was shown in Toronto at the Scotia Bank Theatre, and the movie is best described as a comedy/crime/action piece loosely based on the life of former Toronto mayor Rob Ford. Starring Melinda Shankar, Melanie Nicholls-King, Kevin Soldo, Kathleen Philips, Siobhan Murphy, Killian Gray, Lenno Britos, Michael Copeman, Lamar Johnson, Kenny […]

March 18

Secret Sessions round 2@Revival-Mon.,March 13th,2017

Photography By: Devon Lowry & BK on the SCENE It was Secret Sessions round 2, and like  last time, the committment to the allure of the secret which unfortunately meant we weren’t told about the film, until we showed up at Revival ! But it was a complete 180 from Secret Sessions 1:  Anchorman: Ron […]

March 16

Supper Suite event series with four key SXSW film premiere events during SXSW@Basecamp&Summit-Austin,Texas- Tues.,March 14th,2017

A-List Communications concluded their famed Supper Suite event series with four key SXSW film premiere events during SXSW at local hotspots Basecamp and Summit in Austin. Those that attended, we loved seeing you! If we didn’t, here’s what happened and we welcome your branded coverage and photo placements: Braving persistent evening drizzle, the cast and […]

March 06

FAIR HAVEN Premiere Draws Talent including Lily Anne Harrison & Twilight’s Peter Facinelli@Santa Monica-Fri.,March 3rd,2017

Photography  By-David Morrison Last Friday in Santa Monica saw Hollywood talent turn out for the premiere of Kerstin Karlhuber (BEACHED; LEGACY CLEANING)’s latest film, the socially relevant FAIR HAVEN. Red carpet talent included film stars Lily Anne Harrison (BREAKING AND EXITING), and her father Gregory Harrison (Trapper John, M.D.; RAZORBACK); and Michael Grant (WHERE HOPE […]

February 27

STK’s Pre-Academy Awards® Dinner Party for Sony Pictures Classics (SPC) at STK Steakhouse in Los Angeles-Sat.,Feb.28th,2017

Photo Credit: Sara Jaye Weiss Last night at STK’s Pre-Academy Awards® Dinner Party for Sony Pictures Classics (SPC) at STK Steakhouse in Los Angeles, sponsored by STK, Tanqueray No. Ten, Zacapa Rum and Fleury Estate Winery. Oscar® nominee Isabelle Huppert arrived straight from her win from the Independent Spirit Awards. At the dinner, SPC presidents […]

January 08

Tales Of Tales-January’s Screening “IL Racconto dei Rocconti” Premier @Toronto & Vaughan

Country: Italy – France Genre: Fantasy Duration: 125 min. Year: 2015 Production: Archimede | Le Pacte Distributor: EOne Language: Italian Subtitles: English ————————– VAUGHAN January 12th, 2017 6:30 pm Reception 8:00 pm Screening Colossus Vaughan (3555 Highway 7 West) TORONTO January 20th, 2017 7:00 pm Reception Maison Mercer (15 Mercer St.) 9:00 pm Screening Tiff […]

November 12

The lnaugural Secret Sessions@Toronto(Nov.8th-12th,2016)

During the second week in November, an event is coming which will change how Toronto views movies. Drawing inspiration from London’s Secret Cinema and New York’s Sleep No More, The Movie Experience offers the audience an opportunity to live the film. The Movie Experience is an immersive experience, which combines screenings of cult films in […]

June 18

ICFF-Italian Contemporary Film Festival@Toronto(June 9th-19th,2016)

Images By A.J.Lam The opening party for The 5th annual edition of The ICFF was held at The Roy Thompson Hall in the heart of downtown Toronto. A fine selection of contemporary Italian film was showcased to audiences in Ontario and Quebec. In Toronto, Vaughan, Hamilton and Niagara, the Festival takes place during the celebrations […]

Mission To Lars@CINEPLEX YONGE/DUNDAS(Fri.,Oct.2nd,2015)

Fans of Superstar Rock Band Metallica will really enjoy Mission To Lars documentary which is directed by William Spicer and James Moore. Featuring Metallica’s Lars Ulrich, Kate Spicer, William Spicer, Tom Spicer. We were privilege to be invited to the premiere of this movie on Friday night. A heart wrenching film which tugs at your […]

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015 Movie)

The Man from UNCLE (2015) Director: Guy Ritchie By Derek Lang Finally got to see this movie and while I liked it I thought there was something missing or perhaps they didn’t exploit the two characters enough. In that there could have been more banter or interaction. The stuff on the screen when it happened […]

Sei Mai Stata Sulla Luna? -Italian Contemporary Film Festival-Fri.,June 19th,2015

By A.J.Lam The closing film of the 4th ICFF, Sei Mai Stata Sulla Luna?, directed by Paolo Genovese, was screened before an enthusiastic full house at the Bell Lightbox on June 19, 2015, after special awards were presented to Mischa Barton, with an Award of Honour, and to Andrea Iervolino with an Honour of Recognition […]