Earlier this year I saw the trailer for this film and instantly I was hooked. As far as independent film trailers go, this one was pretty decent. 317 more words
Tags » Dark Comedy
1. You keep saying to yourself… this isn’t the 90s. Nobody has an eating disorder anymore.
How can you have an eating disorder if eating disorders were cured over 16 years ago by those people who came to our schools and did bad lunch time plays about eating disorders? 991 more words
Director: Kelly Fremon Craig
Let’s get the obvious out of the way here; I’m fairly certain I’m not the target audience for this film (a feeling which was confirmed by the cinema being almost entirely teenage girls), so this had an uphill battle to impress me, an uphill battle which was evened out by the release of the trailer, which was funny, slightly heartwarming, and cynical as hell, I’m glad to say the only difference between the film and the trailer is the film itself is a lot more heartwarming. 698 more words
For reasons unknown to me, I have avoided reading this novel for a long time: Maybe because the blurb sounds so sappy, a plot revolving around a grumpy old man who you know before you even read the first page, will charm you by the book’s end. 623 more words