Jason Gorber

Editor-in-Chief / Chief Critic
Jason Gorber is a film journalist and member of the Toronto Film Critics Association, OFCS and the Critics Choice Association. He is CBC Radio Metro Morning's Film Correspondent, and regularly contributes to POV Magazine, RogerEbert.com and CBC Radio's q programme. His writing has appeared in Esquire, The Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, Screen Anarchy (aka TwitchFilm), SlashFilm, HighDefDigest, Birth.Movies.Death, IndieWire and more. He has appeared on CTV NewsChannel, CP24, and many other broadcasters. He has been a jury member at the Reykjavik International Film Festival, Calgary Underground Film Festival, RiverRun Film Festival, TIFF Canada's Top 10, Reel Asian, Festival Regard and Fantasia's New Flesh Award. Jason has been a Tomatometer-approved critic for over 20 years.


Articles by Jason Gorber:


  • Turbo Kid
    August 27, 2015

    Turbo Kid Review

    Turbo Kid is a goofy ride through the wilds of nostalgia

  • American Ultra
    August 20, 2015

    American Ultra Review

    American Ultra could have easily fallen into the category of farcical tripe, but this stoner spy spoof is saved by good performances and surprising style.

  • August 13, 2015

    The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Review

    In a world where 007 and Mission: Impossible are top dogs in the spy movie game, does Guy Ritchie’s Cold War caper The Man from U.N.C.L.E. deliver?

  • July 22, 2015

    Fantasia 2015: We Are Still Here Review

    We’re selecting a few stand-out films from Fantasia 2015 to talk about over the next little while. First up is Ted Geoghegan’s spot-on homage to some of the best the horror genre has to offer.

  • Mr. Holmes
    July 16, 2015

    Mr. Holmes Review

    Sir Ian McKellan elevates Mr. Holmes, an otherwise unremarkable period potboiler, to stunning heights with his titular performance as the great detective.