Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Lowlife

Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Lowlife

Sometimes, when you watch a film, you are immediately drawn into the characters’ world and want to know what happens next. Other times, you are disturbed by the opening scenes of a movie and want to exit quickly. It’s very rare that a film garners both...
Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Game of Death

Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Game of Death

The Toronto After Dark Film Festival likes to play games with the audience. None more so than tonight’s film, Game of Death. Directed by Sebastien Landry and Laurence Morais-Lagace, it’s a Canadian film that explores what it really means to live and die....
Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Poor Agnes

Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Poor Agnes

The power of great performance. It can make a movie. A great performance can make bad movies good and good movies great. Audiences who see a powerful performance, get invested in the character in ways they had no idea they would. They’ll root for the bad guy....
Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Defective

Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Defective

The Toronto After Dark Film Festival continues tonight with another entry in this year’s festivities – Defective. Written and directed by Reese Eveneshen , the film takes place in the classic “day after tomorrow” trope, used effectively to tell its story. Rhett...
Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Cult of Chucky

Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Cult of Chucky

The Toronto After Dark Film Festival has been running for 12 solid years showing us everything from action to gore to straight up frights. This year’s festival features something unique: 3 sequels. The biggest of which is Cult of Chucky. It screens tonight (with...
Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Tragedy Girls

Toronto After Dark 2017 Preview: Tragedy Girls

It’s that time of year again. Time to get ready for thrills, chills and scary creatures roaming the night. No, I’m not talking about Halloween. I’m talking about the 12 Annual Toronto After Dark Film Festival, taking place on October 12 to 20th at the Scotiabank...