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10 Best Films at the Toronto Film Festival

This year's Toronto FIlm Festival had a lot of unexpectedly charming and eloquent entries. Here's a list of the best of the lot at the film festival this year.

1

Chappaquiddick

Chappaquiddick

Ted Kennedy's life and political career become derailed in the aftermath of a fatal car accident in 1969 that claims the life of a young campaign strategist, Mary Jo Kopechne.

2

First Reformed

First Reformed

First Reformed is a 2017 American drama thriller film directed by Paul Schrader. It stars Ethan Hawke as an ex-military chaplain, who is tortured by the death of his son he encouraged to enlist in the armed forces.

3

Downsizing

Downsizing

A social satire in which a guy realizes he would have a better life if he were to shrink himself.

4

Let the Corpses Tan

Let the Corpses Tan

During a beautiful Mediterranean summer, Rhino and his gang steal a cache of of gold. They believe they've found the perfect hideout: a remote and abandoned hamlet that has been taken over by a woman who is searching for inspiration. Unfortunately, surprise guests and two cops compromise their plan, and the heavenly place where wild happenings and orgies used to take place turns into a gruesome battlefield.

5

Lady Bird

Lady Bird

Marion McPherson, a California nurse, works tirelessly to keep her family afloat after her husband loses his job. She also maintains a turbulent bond with a teenage daughter who is just like her -- loving, strong-willed and deeply opinionated.

6

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin is an upcoming period comedy-drama film directed by Armando Iannucci which chronicles the Soviet power struggles occasioned by the death of Joseph Stalin in 1953.

7

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command, Officer Dixon -- an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence -- gets involved, the battle is only exacerbated.

8

Disobedience

Disobedience

A woman returns to her Orthodox Jewish home after the death of her rabbi father and stirs up controversy when she shows an interest in an old childhood friend.

9

Foxtrot

Foxtrot

A troubled family face the facts when something goes terribly wrong at their son's desolate military post.

10

The Disaster Artist

The Disaster Artist

The story of the making of the 2003 feature "The Room," which some have called the worst movie ever made.