Edgar Wright and some famous faces pay loving tribute to Sparks, a band that defies mass popularity while still maintaining a niche of dedicated music fans spanning decades of releases.
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea TIFF 2016 review.
Once gain the Duplass brothers have brought us something original and fresh. The Overnight might not be the biggest movie of the summer, but it's easily the funniest thus far.
The hilarious comedy The Overnight opens this weekend and we got a chance to talk to Adam Scott about all kind of sophisticated things, like fake penises, goatees, and butthole paintings.
Surprisingly the most emotionally and thematically rich film of the holiday season, Big Eyes is Tim Burton's best work since Ed Wood.
A raw and complex work of human emotion, Listen Up Philip is as challenging as it is rewarding and thoughtful.
We talk to filmmaker Alex Ross Perry about his work on the film Listen Up Philip.
Enter for a chance to win a pair of passes to an advance screening of Wes Anderson's latest film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, in Toronto (on March 13th), Vancouver (on March 12th), or Calgary (TBD, week of March 17th), courtesy of Dork Shelf and Fox Searchlight.
It never takes a look at the making of Mary Poppins in any ways that could be seen as eye-opening or controversial, but Disney's Saving Mr. Banks is still a decent enough crowd pleaser with some good performances.
Enter for a chance to win one of 25 pairs of passes to an advance screening of Disney's Saving Mr. Banks in Vancouver on Thursday, December 5th at 7:00pm, courtesy of Dork Shelf and Walt Disney Studios Canada!
In the lugubriously titled A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III, Roman Coppala creates a very nice period styled comedy that keeps his characters grounded within an offbeat and purposefully bizarre framework.
Enter to win one of ten copies of Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdon on DVD from Dork Shelf and eOne Films.
Win one of fifteen double passes to see Moonrise Kingdom in Toronto on Thursday, May 24th at 7:00pm from Dork Shelf and Entertainment One!
Thus far this month Dork Shelf has featured several reviews of Scott Pilgrim vs. the World–you can check them out here. And here. These are excellent reviews, from the non-biased perspectives of writers who were not steeped in the books before watching the movie. This review is the opposite of that. I’ve been reading, collecting, […]
I won’t lie, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World was practically made for this site. It’s a film adaptation of a video game inspired comic book that is not only set in Toronto, but was filmed here too. We cut our teeth covering various aspects of the film’s casting and production. So—despite the fact I’ve only […]