A dead-on portrait of a lost soul who may never quite find herself but who makes an uneasy peace with what the world has made of her.
With solid performances and a sensitive screenplay, "The Valley" offers a window overlooking a heartbreakingly common situation whose signs remain elusive.
The film’s nihilistic last act will leave some viewers cold but, from a pure storytelling perspective, the movie engages throughout.
Frears hasn’t just made an historical recreation; he has made a movie containing a message with universal implications.
U.S. Release Date: 2015-07-29
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity, Sexual Content)
Director: Jonathan M. Goldstein & John Francis Daley
Cast: Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Skyler Gisondo, Steel Stebbins, Leslie Mann, Chris Hemsworth, Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Catherine Missal, Charlie Day
As with all episodic comedies, this one is hit-and-miss but there are enough "hits" to keep most viewers entertained.
The Virginity Hit takes the first-person, pseudo-...
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U.S. Release Date: 2004-11-26
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Sexual Content, Nudity)
Director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Cast: Audrey Tautou, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Dominique Bettenfeld, Denis Lavant, Chantal Neuwirth, Albert Dupontel, Jérôme Kircher, Clovis Cornillac, Dominique Pinon, Gaspard Ulliel, Marion Cotillard
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Vanilla Sky (the name refers to a painting by ...