Monday, April 21 2008
Sometimes the simplest stories about the most ordinary of people can be the most engaging, rewarding and entertaining.
The flawless performances and bracing humor enliven this film's grim subject matter.
Wednesday, December 5 2007
Thursday, November 29 2007
Jenkins and her gifted cast have put together an insular film that subtly examines and questions the state of elder care in the United States.
Wednesday, November 28 2007
Tamara Jenkins' movie mixes bleak humor and acute insight, familiar and strange at the same time.
Wednesday, March 22 2006
Coney Island deals with the darkness beneath the parks' bright surfaces with discretion, resisting the urge to play every clown image for maximum Carnival of the Soul eeriness.