Room Full Of Spoons (2016)

Buy this movie. Buy it now. The best part of any cult film screening is the sense of community that accompanies the viewing experience. The simple act of sitting down and watching a movie is enhanced by a shared passion with the people surrounding you. Complete strangers become best friends for a night thanks to this one common interest. It’s […]

Growing Up With Manos: The Hands of Fate by Jackey Neyman Jones

Widely considered one of the worst films of all time, Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966) is a horror movie that’s scary for all the wrong reasons. This aimlessly slow-paced motion picture features plenty of bizarre choices, including an ill-fitting jazz soundtrack and copious amounts of desert driving. The few people who can stomach a screening are certainly left […]

Pass Thru (2016)

I was extremely fortunate to attend the Toronto premiere of Neil Breen’s latest film masterpiece Pass Thru (2016) this week…. and boy, what an incredible night it was! The screening itself was surprisingly packed, with angry late-comers being turned away from the sold-out theatre. Before the film even started, there was an excited energy resonating throughout […]

That Time I Met Tommy Wiseau

And tried to impersonate his expression on the DVD cover. INT. LOBBY – THE ROYAL CINEMA – TORONTO – EVENING His eyes agape, clearly star-struck, a young TREVOR CHARTRAND hands his DVD copy to TOMMY WISEAU. Tommy presses the DVD against the wall and uncaps the lid to his marker, poised to begin writing… TOMMY What’s […]