TIFF Review: ‘BEAUTIFUL BOY’ a powerfully affecting father-son story, with moving turns by Carell and Chalamet

James Cole Clay // Film Critic BEAUTIFUL BOY Rated R, 112 minutes. Director: Felix Van Groeningen Cast: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney, Christian Convery, Oakley Bull, Kaitlyn Dever, Amy Ryan and Stefanie Scott Felix Van Groeningen’s BEAUTIFUL BOY takes a unique perspective on the cautionary drug tale. He and screenwriter Luke Davies ...

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Movie Review: ‘NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS’ – Beautiful Wrapping, Socks Inside

October 31st, 2018 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 1 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS Rated PG, 99 minutes Directed by: Lasse Hallström, Joe Johnston Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley, Jayden Fowora-Knight , Helen Mirren, Eugenio Derbez, Richard E. Grant,  Morgan Freeman, Matthew Macfadyen, Ellie Bamber, Tom Sweet THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS has a very good, heartrending ...

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TIFF Review: ‘BOY ERASED’ – Lucas Hedges leads all-star cast in tender film about the path to understanding

James Cole Clay // Film Critic BOY ERASED Not rated, 114 minutes. Director: Joel Edgerton Cast: Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Joel Edgerton, Xavier Dolan, Troye Sivan, Jesse LaTourette, Britton Sear and Flea LGBTQ stories are slowly seeping their way into the mainstream with help from stories like BOY ERASED (based off the memoir of the same ...

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