Why do we enjoy being scared?

  Why do we enjoy being scared?   There’s nothing about being scared that should attract us, and yet people constantly line up and pay for that exact feeling. Between horror films, roller coasters, skydiving and everything else that makes your heart beat that much faster, there’s a question that needs to be asked: why…

Must-see films for staying out of the heat

Has the heat turned you into an indoor cat? Me too. While hiding from this unbearable heat – I have composed a list of must-see films at your fingertips (Netflix, Shomi, iTunes) that are sure to keep you entertained until our weather remembers that we live in Canada and it’s called the Great White North…

ICFF closes with star-studded gala

The fourth annual Italian Contemporary Film Festival closes with its most successful year to date Festival played host to Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Mischa Barton and Andrea Iervolino among others   June 22, 2015, TORONTO – The Italian Contemporary Film Festival wrapped its fourth year with a star studded awards ceremony and gala attended by…

Get Out – March 20-26

It’s the first week of Spring so there’s even more reason to get out and explore what’s on this week. Friday March 20 Hip Hop Karaoke  Fancy yourself the next Drake or Shad? It’s time to step up to the mic and prove it! Where: REVIVAL BAR – 783 College Street at Shaw When: 10pm Price: $10…

Get Out – Feb. 20-26

Movies, music, art, and Coupland. This week has lots to do and see in Toronto… Friday, Feb. 20 Celebrate Girls with Guns Head to CINSSU for their Annual Cult Night. This free round of films celebrates ass-kicking women with Tank Girl, Foxy Brown, and Maise Moi. Where: Innis Town Hall When: 7 p.m. Price: FREE Saturday,…

Get Out – January 23-29

Movies, art, and burlesque… there’s so much to do and see this coming week! Friday, January 23 LUNGS There are only four performances left of the critically-acclaimed love story, so see it while you still can! Where: Tarragon Theatre Price: $55   Saturday, January 24 10th Annual Girlesque Expo Spend your weekend being titillated at…

what’s the buzz

Movie watcher paralysis by: Hannah Yardley | November 10, 2014 There is an epidemic out there and it plagues all of those who love to fill their down time with the wonderful world of film. This epidemic is commonly known as movie watcher paralysis. With dozens of outlets to watch movies on along with the traditional theatre…

Get Out

Alright lovelies, there’s a lot to do in Toronto this weekend. It’s feeling like Fall out and these activities are perfect for those who want to enjoy the chilly weather and those who don’t. Weekend fun, here we go: 1. The Royal Winter Fair (Nov 7-16), obviously. Get your country chic on. Go pet a…

what’s the buzz?

  Summer is the time for blockbuster movies, but also for blockbuster concerts. They come in all shapes and sizes, covering all genre’s and all types of screens and stages. Here is what we hope to have our eyes on in the near future. 1. Take in a show at The Royal Theatre Originally built in…

what’s the buzz?

  The 21st annual Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Film Festival starts Thursday, April 24 and runs until May 4, 2014. This year’s slate features 197 titles from 43 countries in 12 screening programs. So out of 197 films, what are we most excited about? Here are our five must see films for Hot Docs ’14:…