Tag Archive: drama
The Spectacular Now is as effortlessly charming as its lead character, Sutter Keely, played by actor Miles Teller in his debut lead role. it’s flawed, certainly, but the film’s earnest, honest portrayal of love, relationships, and self-discovery in late adolescence is well-crafted enough to allow forgiveness of the film’s shortcomings.
In many ways, “Flight” comes at you like many other stories about the fear, denial, and mistakes that are a part of alcoholism and addiction. But having Denzel Washington in the lead and director Robert Zemeckis at the helm make all the difference in piloting this morality tale to memorable heights … and depths.