It's not going to be for everyone, but I really got into Leslye Headland's "Bachelorette" at last night's premiere. A sort of "Bridesmaids" meets "Mean Girls" by way of John Hughes, its darker and more cynical than I expected (though honestly my major complaint is that it wasn't quite dark enough). It's also probably going to offend or at least put off a lot of folks (and did last night), particularly those outside the demographic the film is significantly geared toward (gays and gals in their 20s). But I actually found it depressingly authentic in its unlikeable characters, and felt that its entire cast - Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher, Lizzie Caplan and breakout Rebel Wilson - were across the board stellar. Wilson was also fucking hilarious on stage afterwards at a rather riotous Q&A, the entire video from which is available below:
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Me too! Can't wait for it to come to TOR RT @peterknegt: FRANCES HA deservedly had the third best (cont) http://t.co/weBxuEplM5Posted 2 hours ago
@peterknegt why isn't THE SAPPHIRES listed alongside PINES, MUD, QUARTET, and BREAKERS as a $10m grosser? It says it's made over $11m right?Posted 4 hours ago
@peterknegt Can't wait to see it! Have to wait till end of July here in the UK.....Posted 5 hours ago
FRANCES HA deservedly had the third best indie debut of 2013 at the box office this weekend (I *love* this movie): http://t.co/pPvJsOQ3xkPosted 5 hours ago