“Understated” isn’t a word you’d ordinarily use to describe a Jerry Bruckheimer production, but that’s surprisingly what 12 Strong ends up being.
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A report from TIFF on two films from John Woo and Hirokazu Kore-eda.
On two new films about repression and sexuality from TIFF.
On three more films from TIFF 2017, including the latest from Alexander Payne.
A report on four Friday premieres from TIFF 2017, including the surprisingly great I, Tonya.
A report on three films from TIFF that premiered at European festivals earlier in the year.
A report on three TIFF premieres from the first day of the 2017 festival.
A preview of the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, which starts tomorrow.
A review of the new season of "Top of the Lake" from Jane Campion, starring Elisabeth Moss.
A review of the seventh season of "American Horror Story," the best in years.
On the best video game franchise of the 21st century and its latest installment.