Posts Tagged ‘TIFF’

CP24 BREAKFAST: HOW IS TIFF COMMEMORATING QUEEN ELIZABETH II?

I join CP24’s Jennifer Hsiung to talk about a special free TIFF screening of “Elizabeth: A Portrait in Part(s)” on September 18, 12:05pm at Scotiabank Theatre, and highlights from the Toronto International Film Festival, including the opening night film “The Swimmers” and “Triangle of Sadness,” the over-the-top tale of hypocrisy, greed, and ambition.

Watch the whole thing HERE!

TIFF 2022 ON CP24 BREAKFAST: RICHARD’S PICKS FOR TIFF’S FIRST WEEKEND!

I join CP24 Breakfast host George Lagogianes to talk about what to check out on TIFF’s first weekend. Find out about the In Conversation with Taylor Swift, “Baby Ruth,” starring Kit Harrington and the epic “The Woman King” starring Viola Davis.

Watch the whole thing HERE!

CTVNEWS.CA: What to see at TIFF and how to find celebrities

I’m quoted in a ctvnews.ca story on how to enjoy the Toronto International Film Festival, whether you want to watch the movies, or the celebrities.

“Speaking with CP24.com, Crouse said that he is personally excited about a Canadian film called ‘I Like Movies,” which is loosely based on its director’s life-long love affair with film which began while working at a Burlington Blockbuster in the early 2000s. He also has the David Bowie documentary ‘Moonage Daydream’ circled on his list, calling it “an immersive experience that overwhelms you with sound and vision…” Read the whole thing HERE!

Toronto Legends PODCAST: Richard Crouse, Film Critic/Author/Broadcaster

I appear on the “Toronto Legends Podcast” to talk TIFF, hosting press conferences and growing up in a theatre.

“Film critic/author/broadcaster Richard Crouse talks about his Donald Sutherland ice-breaker, Simon Le Bon’s love of Mr Greenjeans’ Buffalo Chips, kind words for Cameron Bailey’s leadership and agreement with his view that ‘moviewatching is best as a communal experience,’ Brad Pitt’s insouciance to a tidal wave of flashbulbs, why Hugh Jackman and Lady Gaga are ‘good people’, his upcoming book of Lessons Learned, why popcorn is like razorblades for your colon, how ‘review bombing’ is a bad trend, the ‘unspoken contract’ of interviewing celebrities, and setting the record straight on Madonna’s rumoured edict “not to look her directly in the eyes” [spoiler alert: FALSE]!”

Listen to the whole thing HERE!

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NEWSTALK 1010: FRIDAY ENTERTAINMENT WRAP-UP FOR AUGUST 5, 2022!

I join NewsTalk 1010’s “The Rush” with guest hosts Scott Reid and Deb Hutton to do a deep dive into the hot entertainment stories of the week, the controversy surrounding the shelving of “Batgirl,” the list of films coming to the Toronto International Film Festival and the Netflix series “Sandman.”

Listen to the whole thing HERE!

CTV NEWS AT SIX: NEW MOVIES AND TV SHOWS TO CHECK OUT THIS WEEKEND!

Richard his Toronto International Film Festival highlights with “CTV News at Six” anchor Andria Case, including his prediction for the People’s Choice Award.

Watch the whole thing HERE! (Starts at 34:16)

CP24 BREAKFAST: RICHARD ON THE BEST MOVIES FROM THIS YEAR’S TIFF!

Richard joins ‘CP24 Breakfast” host George Lagogianes host to talk about movies on day two of the Toronto International Film Festival including the potential People’s Choice winner “Belfast,” two music docs, “Jagged” about Alanis Morissette’s rise to fame after “Jagged Little Pill,” and “Dionne Warwick: Don’t Make Me Over” and the new Melissa McCarthy dramedy “The Starling.”

Watch the whole thing HERE!

CTV NEWS AT SIX: NEW MOVIES AND TV SHOWS TO CHECK OUT THIS WEEKEND!

Richard speaks to “CTV News at Six” anchor Andria Case about some TIFF highlights and the best movies and television to watch this weekend including the intense Oscar Isaac drama “The Card Counter,” now playing in theatres, the shoot ’em up action flick “Kate” on Netflix.

Watch the whole thing HERE! (Starts at 36:43)