August 5, 2011
Writer: Richard Ayoade
Starring: Craig Roberts, Yasmin Page, Noah Taylor, Sally Hawkins, Paddy Considine
Oliver Tate (Roberts) has a twofold task before him: to embark on a relationship with fellow outcast Jordana (Page) and restore the spark to the marriage of his parents (Hawkins & Considine).
If you're a fan of Wes Anderson's work (especially Rushmore), see this movie. If you're a fan of The IT Crowd and wondered about Moss's directorial ability, see this movie. If you want a bunch of talented unknown young actors talking in rapid Welsh-accented English, see this movie. If you don't care about all this fancy film mumbo jumbo and just want a funny movie, see this. It's a New Wave-inspired take on the tradition teen romcom, and ends up a great deal better than about 95% of the ones made these days. A