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Toronto 2017 Buzz: 'Suburbicon,' 'Molly's Game,' 'I, Tonya,' 'Bodied' and More

Toronto 2017 Buzz: 'Suburbicon,' 'Molly's Game,' 'I, Tonya,' 'Bodied' and More

Suburbicon

Before the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival kicked off last week, we listed our most anticipated movies, performances, and more. Now that dozens of movies have screened, what's the buzz?
 

Did highly-anticipated movies live up to expectations?

Suburbicon, starring Matt Damon, Julianne Moore, Oscar; directed by George Clooney

 

I Love You, Daddy, starring Louis C.K., John Malkovich, Rose Byrne, Chloe Grace Moretz; directed by Louis C.K.

 

How about highly-anticipated performances?

Jessica Chastain in Molly's Game

 

 

Margot Robbie in I, Tonya

 

Emma Stone in Battle of the Sexes

 

Did the Midnight Madness opener meet expectations?

Bodied

 

 

Any unexpected delights?

One of the great pleasures of any film festival is discovering movies that exceed expectations. Some of these titles had been touted ahead of time, while others emerged to shine bright. 

The Darkest Hour

 

Thelma

 

A Fantastic Woman

 

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

 

 

The Upside

 

Lady Bird

 

Brad's Status

 

Mom and Dad

 

Stronger

 

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