Film: Everyday (2012)
Cast includes: Shirley Henderson (Bridget Jones's Diary, Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day), John Simm (24 Hour Party People, Life ...
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This depressing film would have been more accurately described if it had been named "Despair." Everyone in it suffers enormously. Despite the sadness, I found it to be very interesting.
I've been a fan of Todd Solondz's dark, even mean-spirited brand of humiliation comedy since Welcome to the Dollhouse, and the squirmy problems of his put-upon heroine, Dawn Weiner. But he lost me with Life During Wartime.
Maybe this is as close as writer/director Todd Solondz will ever get to a feel-good movie.
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