Guillermo del Toro

Crimson Peak Blu-ray Review

Guillermo del Toro's gothic romance Crimson Peak didn't get the love it deserved in theatres, fortunately it still got the full treatment for its new Blu-ray release.

The Car Blu-ray Review

If you’ve never seen The Car, the new Shout Factory Blu-ray is a perfect introduction to this cult motor-monster-movie.

Crimson Peak Review

Crimson Peak offers up more proof that Guillermo del Toro is one of the most exciting filmmakers in the business.

Interview: Jesse Wente on Studio Ghibli

We talk to TIFF Bell Lightbox Head of Film Programming (and massive dork at heart) Jesse Wente about round 2 of the Lightbox's now comprehensive look at the films of Studio Ghibli. We also talk about what the films mean to him, the iconography behind My Neighbor Totoro and Grave of the Fireflies, hidden gems in the program people might not be aware of, how the films of Studio Ghibli encompass the very goals the TIFF Bell Lightbox strives towards as an organization, and why he’s honoured to be a part of this showcase of films by not only a great filmmaker, but one of the greatest artists the world has ever known.

Pacific Rim Review

Despite a cliche, overly melodramatic story and grating comedic relief characters, Pacific Rim is still a more than worthy summer blockbuster.

Contest: Win a copy of MAMA on DVD!

Enter for a chance to win one of five copies of Mama on DVD courtesy of Dork Shelf and eOne Films. One lucky grand prize winner will also receive a mini-poster signed by producer Guillermo del Toro and actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau!

Mama Review

Deceptively simple, but effective on the surface, Mama has a lot more depth than one would expect thanks to sharp writing and a great lead performance from Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain. It revives the "creepy child" horror movie from the jaws of tedium.