Tag: Alia Shawkat

You Gotta Act: The Extreme Sincerity of Meredith Hagner

“Here’s to hoping that Meredith Hagner will continue to make us laugh while taking her ludicrous characters seriously for many more years, just like Marilyn Monroe did before her.”

NYFF Review: Mike Mills’ ’20th Century Women’

“With Mills so free and acrobatic in his constructions and portrayal of the characters, coupled with excellent acting, it’s difficult not find them endearing given the wit and depth of ’20th Century Women.'”

VOD Review: Todd Strauss-Schulson’s ‘The Final Girls’

“A surprisingly funny and sharp-witted caricature of mass-produced horror, The Final Girls is the product of cult film iconography and our culture’s obsession with the ironically good.”