Like 50/50, a cancer comedy-drama that balances elements well. Deftly tugs at the heart strings.
In a year of redundant sequels, can RINGS break the trend?
This documentary premiered at Sundance and Berlin Film Festivals.
THE INTERVENTION ★½☆☆☆
Insight is in short supply.
My review: http://www.filmaluation.com/the-intervention.html
"Well, here we go again."
Is this the potential awards contender to beat?
Out to own today:
Knight of Cups
Dain Said's BUNOHAN: RETURN TO MURDER is boldly pessimistic about family and business. Am looking forward to his latest, INTERCHANGE.
Djimon Hounsou is always value.
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