Mildly amusing, but never particularly special or distinguished, Fubar feels like a series that would be more at home on basic cable or network television than on Netflix.
Glenn Howerton, Jay Baruchel, and Matt Johnson on BlackBerry, and the real Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis
The rise and fall of BlackBerry is one of Canada’s most unbelievable stories, and director Matt Johnson weaves a personal story about friends, with one of the biggest success stories and failures in tech.
A stylish, humorous, semi-fictionalized and sometimes disarmingly intense look at the rise and fall of one of Canada’s biggest tech companies, BlackBerry follows a well established formula and propels it to new heights with tonal ingenuity and exceptional performances.
We catch up with Goon: Last of the Enforcers director, co-writer, and co-star Jay Baruchel to talk about the hotly anticipated hockey sequel.
- Toronto International Film Festival
Friday night, September 9, was a busy night at the Toronto International Film Festival, and one of the hottest parties was the Alliance Films studio party at South of Temperance.
Coming out this week on DVD and Blu-ray: Jay Baruchel and Nicolas Cage star in Disney’s live-action remake of The Sorcerer’s Apprentice; Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz are on the run in Knight And Day; plus a look at Going The Distance, and the Twilight Saga: Eclipse.
New releases this week on DVD and Blu-ray: Josh Brolin takes on a ruthless terrorist in the wild west comic book adaptation of Jonah Hex; Adrien Brody and Sarah Polley play with science in the horror film Splice; plus a look at How to Train Your Dragon and the Robocop Trilogy on Blu-ray.
New this week at a theatre near you: Leonardo DiCaprio walks the dreamscape in Christopher Nolan’s daring thriller, Inception; and Jay Baruchel plays the wizard in training for Jon Turteltaub‘s live-action adaptation of The Sorcerer’s Apprentice.
New in theatres this Friday: Russell Crowe stars in Ridley Scott‘s action-adventure, Robin Hood; Jay Baruchel plays a reincarnated historical icon in The Trotsky; plus a look at the romantic comedy, Just Wright.
In partnership with Alliance Films, The GATE is giving away double passes to The Trotsky (thetrotskymovie.com), a comedic Canadian film by writer and director Jacob Tierney which stars Jay Baruchel as the highschool reincarnation of Marxist Leon Trotsky.