I had the distinct pleasure of attending the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival with a press badge around my neck. I saw 30 movies (out of 300, mind you) and this list makes up my 10 favorite from the entire festival. They are in alphabetical order.
Directed by Derek Cianfrance and starring Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams, BLUE VALENTINE features two of the bravest performances of the year and shows you a side of relationships that people are rarely willing to face.
See the full review, "Blue Is a Serious Understatement".
Hello Lunchers. I am a thirty-something guy making his way in Toronto. I am a banker by day and a film critic the rest of the time. Sensitive, sharp and sarcastic are just a few words that start with … more