TRAPPED Series Review: Those Icelanders can be Cold ones, man

<div><img width="594" height="792" src="" class="attachment-medium size-medium wp-post-image" alt="trapped" loading="lazy" style="margin-bottom: 15px" /></div> <p>TRAPPED: Those Icelanders can be Cold ones, man Streaming Series Review by John Smistad Trapped Synopsis: The Icelandic mystery thriller series “Trapped” is the

Watcher Teaches Us To Look Over Your Shoulder

<div><img width="594" height="877" src="" class="attachment-medium size-medium wp-post-image" alt="watcher" loading="lazy" style="margin-bottom: 15px" /></div> <p>Julia is an actress who moved to Romania with her husband after he gets a job promotion. She notices someone staring at her from

The Film Comment Podcast: TIFF 2022 #4

Family affair: our roundtable of critics feasts on some of the buzzier TIFF titles, including Spielberg’s <em>The Fabelmans</em>, Aronsky’s <em>The Whale</em>, Sarah Polley’s <em>Women Talking</em>, and more

TIFF 2022: The Banshees of Inisherin, The Whale

There’s also going to be some excellent think pieces about what’s already become one of the most divisive films of the year, “The Whale.” Darren Aronofsky’s latest is being debated even before most people have seen it because

The People’s Joker Pulled From TIFF Due To Rights Issues With Warner Bros.

<div><img width="594" height="334" src="" class="attachment-medium size-medium wp-post-image" alt="The People's Joker" loading="lazy" style="margin-bottom: 15px" /></div> <p>The People’s Joker, a parody film about the DC Comics character, has been pulled from the Toronto International Film Festival due to

We are gathered here today (2022) Film Review

<p>In the curiously small catalog of post COVID-19 films, We are gathered here today stands out as an experiment that works well due to the simplistic characterization of a moment. Filters are off, and the