The Unofficial History of Midnight Madness

The Unofficial History of Midnight Madness

I am a Midnight Madness obsessive and have bought a ten ticket pass every year since 2008 (100$ as a student back in the day! R.I.P pass). My favorite movie going memories are the ones I made waiting in line for hours with friends (rain or shine), reacting as one with an audience when a film works like gangbusters, and the long discussions we’d have afterwards at 2 AM over pizza at the Big Slice around the corner of the Ryerson Cinema (R.I.P Big Slice. We loved you so.) Below, you’ll…

What The Film Festival 2017

What The Film Festival 2017

WHAT: What The Film Festival 2017 WHEN: June 24, 2017 WHERE: The Royal Cinema It’s back! After a year of waiting you can finally go check out the wonderful and weird lineup of films at the What The Film Festival hosted by the Laser Blast Film Society! HOORAY! Last year there were some pretty good contenders for endurance films, and only a few patrons survived. Well, almost. I mean, I’m currently writing this so I survived. I think. SO what is the What The Film Festival? It’s an annual collection…

ROBOFORCE aka “I LOVE MARIA” screens at The Royal February 15!

ROBOFORCE aka “I LOVE MARIA” screens at The Royal February 15!

ROBOFORCE aka ‘I LOVE MARIA’ A special presentation from The Laser Blast Film Society screening on February 15, 7:30 p.m. at The Royal Cinema Dir. David Chung (with Tsui Hark ghost-directing) Cast: Tsui Hark, Tony Leung, Sally Yeh 96 min 1988   Get tickets!   “A film not to be missed by any aficionados of far out cinema.” – Beyond Hollywood “I guarantee you’ll be hugging and giving each other high fives by the time it’s over.” – The House of Self-Indulgence Hong Kong cinema is rarely celebrated for their forays…