Posts tagged with "Comic drama"



Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom
A toey Bhutanese teacher discovers a wealth of simplicity in a homespun schoolhouse complete with resident yak. Ridiculously moving.

How to Please a Woman
A sexless middle age is no way on the cards when West Australian women embrace their all-in cleaners.

The Good Boss (‘El Buen Patrón’)
Javier Bardem is up to his eyeglasses in office politics as a slippery factory boss.

I Served the King of England (‘Obsluhoval Jsem Anglického Krále’)
Czech film-maker Jiří Menzel’s oddity about an ambitious waiter is a piquant acquired taste.

Waitress
Keri Russell bakes a mean sweet and savoury pie in a Southern-style romantic comedy.

Outsourced
India casts a dotty, seductive spell over a shell-shocked American office worker on assignment.

Licorice Pizza
Heading back to the San Fernando Valley, a mellow Paul Thomas Anderson hangs loose with retro fun and games.

Delicious (‘Délicieux’)
A fictional filmic spin on France’s first restaurant makes for a très sweet soufflé.

The Duke
Thievery and courtroom theatrics rule the roost when a British senior cit stands up for his self-perceived rights.

Delirious
Steve Buscemi is all too easy to believe as a sleazy-weasel paparazzi.

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