Sweet Toronto is a documentary by D.A. Pennebaker of the Toronto Rock and Roll Revival, a one day festival held September 13, 1969 at Varsity Stadium on the campus of the University of Toronto and attended by some 20,000 persons. John Lennon played as part of the Plastic Ono Band, whose members also included Yoko Ono, Klaus Voorman, Alan White, and Eric Clapton. The video also features a selection of other acts: Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, and Bo Diddley.
Various lives intersect over the course of 48 hours in Canada's largest and most culturally diverse city.
According to the terms of a will two strangers must marry. Leila (Jessie Matthews) is a widow, and Fergus (Ian Hunter) is a Canadian bachelor. Both are bequeathed a fortune, but there is a condition to the receipt of it. The two much marry within a year. To aid matters, Leila disguises herself as Fergus' maid, and the two begin to fall in love. However when Fergus discovers the truth, he is less than pleased by the deception.
How We Saw The World Pt. 1 is an unreleased live album by English Alternative Rock band Coldplay. The album was originally intended to be released as a DVD in October of 2006, however in late August a message from Coldplay's official website explained that "How We Saw The World Pt. 1" would not be for sale and would instead become aired on international television on 30 August 2006. The set features concerts filmed at Toronto's Air Canada Center on 22 March 2003 and 23 March 2006.
In the summer of 2012 nine lamp workers from the US where asked to participate in the first international flame off in Toronto Canada. This film follows the journey of a team of three as they travel from across the country to participate in this first time event. If they aim too high they will crash and burn with in the limited time of the contest, if they play it too safe they have no chance of victory. To this group of artists, its about showing the world what commitment and passion for their art it’s all about.
Toronto is regarded as the third largest jazz centre in North America. This film features a cross-section of jazz bands of that city: the Lenny Breau Trio, the Don Thompson Quintet and the Alf Jones Quartet. Their styles show creative self-expression, hard work, and improvisation.
Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto was a benefit rock concert that was held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on July 30, 2003. It was also known as "Toronto Rocks,""Stars 4 SARS," "SARSStock,","SARSfest," "SARS-a-palooza," the "SARS concert," or, more descriptively, "The Rolling Stones SARS Benefit Concert." Estimated to have between 450,000 and 500,000 people attending the concert, it is the largest outdoor ticketed event in Canadian history, and one of the largest in North American history.
Whilst riding a streetcar in Toronto, Lewis Carroll's Alice encounters a pair of strange characters who debate with her the fact of their very existence.
On February 20th , deadmau5 releases the "Meowingtons Hax 2k11 TORONTO" live DVD featuring one of the biggest live shows in electronic music. The concert was filmed at the Rogers Centre in Toronto in front of a sold out hometown crowd and includes performances of deadmau5's biggest hits, plus special unreleased tracks, all accompanied by his infamous mind-blowing visuals. "Meowingtons Hax 2k11 TORONTO" rounds off a prodigious 12 months for the 'mau5 and showcases exactly why he has been lauded so highly by critics and peers alike.
The Victory Tour was a concert tour of the United States and Canada by The Jacksons between July and December 1984. It was the first and only tour with all six Jackson brothers (even though Jackie was injured for most of the tour). The group performed 55 concerts to an audience of approximately 2 million. Most came to see Michael Jackson, whose album Thriller was dominating the popular music world at the time. Songs from it and his earlier solo album Off the Wall made up most of the set list. 1. Intro 2. Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' 3. Things I Do for You 4. Off the Wall 5. Ben/Human Nature 6. This Place Hotel 7. She's Out of My Life 8. Jermaine Jackson Medley 9. The Jackson 5 Medley 10. Rock with You 11. Lovely One 12. Workin' Day and Night 13. Beat It 14. Billie Jean 15. Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)
A man intent on suicide decides to have a little fun via meaningless romance.
2007 Nicky Hamlyn short experimental work
NXT TakeOver: Toronto is an upcoming professional wrestling show in the NXT TakeOver series that will take place on November 19, 2016, at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.The event will be produced by WWE, featuring the NXT brand, and streamed live on the WWE Network.
This short documentary studies the contrast between the sedate Toronto of the turn of the century and the thriving, expanding metropolis of 1951. Aerial views give evidence of the conversion of the old Toronto into the new--the city with towering skyscrapers, teeming traffic arteries, vast industrial developments and far-reaching residential areas housing over a million people. Toronto's mid-century progress is also Canada's, as manifested in the building of Canada's first subway, and in the bustle of the nation's greatest trading centre--the Toronto Stock Exchange.
Battery, Master of Puppets, For Whom the Bell Tolls, Welcome Home (Sanitarium), Ride the Lightning, Bass Solo, Whiplash, The Thing That Should Not Be, Fade to Black, Seek & Destroy, Creeping Death, The Four Horsemen, Guitar Solo, Am I Evil? (Diamond Head cover), Damage, Inc., Fight Fire With Fire, Blitzkrieg
The development of Canada's largest city from its founding in the early 19th century to the 1970's.
After her Montreal apartment burns down and her possessions are reduced to ash, Claire Beaucage heads to her boyfriend's place in Toronto, only to find that he's missing. Then the police mistake her for Lily Warden, a sinister woman who killed a local gangster and happens to live in the same building as Claire's boyfriend. The police pursue a bewildered Claire while a gang of criminals chases after Lily.
Coldplay, September 21st 2011. Live In The Lot. MuchMusic Building Toronto, Canada Broadcasted on FUSE HD 29 Sep 2011
Filmed at Maple Leaf Gardens on the IRON FIST tour on May 12, 1982. Songs: Overkill / Heart of Stone / Shoot You in the Back / The Hammer / Jailbait / America / (Don't Need) Religion / Capricorn / (Don't Let 'em) Grind Ya Down / (We Are) The Road Crew / No Class / Bite the Bullet / The Chase is Better Than the Catch / Bomber