Actor Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut is an original coming-of-age tale full of insight and honesty.
Brimming with spirit and snappy dialogue, Lady Bird is the feature-film debut of actor, screenwriter and now director Greta Gerwig.475 more words
In the mangy dog
Beats the heart of a lover
Truly man’s best friend
— Howard Elias, 2018
Writer-director Wes Anderson (THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL; MOONRISE KINGDOM; THE DARJEELING LIMITED) is known for his quirky films so when it was announced that his latest project would be another venture into stop-motion animation, it came as no surprise to anyone who is familiar with his work. 957 more words
Even the biggest Wes Anderson defender must admit that he’s not for everyone. His style might be unique, but he achieves it by narrowly focusing on bourgeois nostalgia and filling his movie with quirky geniuses, overly-designed tableaus, and 60s pop rarities. 574 more words