The 40 Best Films of 2011 | 22 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.
The Best Female Film Performances of 2011 | 16 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
It was a monumental year for women in film as our selections for 2011's best female performances indicate... over and over and over again.
Clever Manipulation: 'Martha Marcy May Marlene' | 28 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM
Although she escaped physically, Martha remains trapped by her past experiences and can’t sever the connection.
'Martha Marcy May Marlene' Conveys the Limits of What You Can Know | 21 Oct 2011 // 1:00 AM
With one tight frame after another -- faces close up and figures murky underwater, events viewed through windows and doorways -- Martha Marcy May Marlene conveys the limits of what you can know.
Toronto International Film Festival 2011: 'Martha Marcy May Marlene' | 15 Sep 2011 // 8:00 AM
An exquisite, terrifying, and marvelously vertiginous film, Martha Marcy May Marlene is my favourite movie of the Festival, and may stand up as my favourite picture of the year.
DVD releases: Life learned along ‘The Way’ | 20 Feb 2012 // 11:35 PM
Two films that had limited play top this week’s DVDs releases. “The Way,” Grade A-minus: Emilio Estevez has written, produced and directed a modern
Getting an ‘A’ for ambiguity | 2 Dec 2011 // 4:35 AM
It’s no exaggeration to say people went nuts over Michael Haneke’s 2005 thriller, “Caché.” Steeped in paranoia and cloaked in enigma, the film centered