In this heart-on-its-sleeve comedy-drama, Al Pacino (left) stars as an aging, rich, and famous singer-songwriter seeking redemption as a family man.
You may not know it, but the “Hollywood Film Awards” are a big deal!
Rooting interest? How about interest, period? The feel-good status the film seems intent on achieving remains well out of reach.
If Rooney Mara isn’t quite as overwhelming and riveting as Noomi Rapace was in the Swedish version, she sure is close, delivering Oscar-caliber work in what turns out to be a taut, tense thriller.
A few surprises in this week’s home video report, although some of the subjects are familiar.
The title refers to all of us. It’s what we feel like every time we wrestle with an unexpected new relationship, revelation, or re-evaluation.