With acclaim continuing to rise, a new clip has been unveiled from the movie. In it, Jon is bringing his girlfriend, Barbara (Scarlett Johansson) to meet his parents (played by Tony Danza and Glenn Headley). From the clip, which shows the family dynamics within the household -- Tony Danza’s foul-mouthed womanizer and Headley’s upbeat exuberance -- it’s easy to understand why Danza is getting praise for being “fantastically funny.” At only fifty-five seconds, there’s not much to gather, plot-wise, but the acting and ensemble seems to be coalescing into an intriguing anti-romantic comedy.
With a cast that also includes Julianne Moore and Brie Larson, “Don Jon” opens September 27th. [TheMovieBox]