As the film progresses jokes become more familiar, with punchlines hitting harder than earlier delays. Raunchy dialogue emulates the city’s own atmosphere. Good enough for a matinee Tuesday if you have an easygoing sense of humor.
Bertolucci struggles to push his work further from reality.
Wes Anderson’s magnum opus is the most charming film of the millennium.
Joe Swanberg’s newest feature demonstrates the existence of mumblecore as a conversation piece outside of an introduction to film course for viewers unfamiliar with the director’s background.