Toronto Film Festival 2017: 30 Movies We Can't Wait to See

From Oscar potentials to Lady Gaga and Grace Jones docs and a secret Louis C.K. movie, our must-see picks for the fest

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'Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars'
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'Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars'

We hear this Clapton fella likes the blues, like, a little bit, and is sorta kinda pretty good with a guitar. Lili Fini Zanuck goes to back to Mr. Slowhand's beginning as an impressionable lad who becomes obsesses with a 12-bar breakdown and then shuffles through his many phases and eras: "Clapton Is God," Cream, his side projects and solo career, the rises and falls and rises, the Unplugged years and beyond. A deep-dive doc on the legend who wrote "Layla"? Yeah, we'll bite.

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