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The 2015 Toronto International Film Festival is in full swing, with many of this fall’s most anticipated movies rolling out over the course of several days here in one of Canada’s friendliest (and cleanest) cities. 

This year I’m here seeing as many movies as I possibly can, and in between them all I’m recording 15-second instant reviews for you to devour. Plenty… Continue reading Toronto Buzz: 'Spotlight,' 'Room,' 'Beasts of No Nation,' 'The Danish Girl' and More

Ah, emojis… you love ’em, you hate ’em, and you can’t stop using them. 

Emojis work because they force us to think more visually and express ourselves with imagery, which is part of the reason why they’re so addictive. It’s fun to see why our friends and family use emojis and how they use them (and why they shouldn’t be using them… Continue reading Watch Simon Pegg Describe 'Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation' Using Only Emojis

Apparently Tom Cruise isn’t happy with just being a huge movie star. Nope, clearly the 52-year-old actor also wants to be known as one of Hollywood’s greatest stuntmen too. 

We’ve seen Cruise perform all kinds of crazy stunts over the past few years — the sort of things that would make even grizzled stuntmen a little nervous. However, nothing is likely to… Continue reading Watch: Tom Cruise Performed the 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' Airplane Stunt Eight Times

Independence Day: Resurgence

Independence Day: Resurgence: The first look at the sequel to 1996’s Independence Day reveals a “Moon Tugg” spacecraft; the official title, Independence Day: Resurgence, has also been announced. In the movie, Earth has recovered alien technology to build an immense defense program, but is it enough to defeat another invasion? The cast includes Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman… Continue reading Movie News: First Look at 'Independence Day' Sequel; Watch New 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' Trailer

Tom Cruise hanging off a plane

The Mission: Impossible movies are ostensibly about a team of elite special agents who work for the Impossible Missions Force agency to thwart threats to America and its interests worldwide. Funny thing is, though, we’re now five movies into the franchise and so far the only missions the IMF ever seem to pull off involve them thwarting people… Continue reading New 'Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation' Trailer Tries To Drown Tom Cruise