An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn
- US / UK
- 1h 48min
- Directed by: Jim Hosking
- Cast: Aubrey Plaza, Jemaine Clement, Emile Hirsch, Craig Robinson, Matt Berry
- UK release: 26 October 2018
Lulu (Plaza) and Colin (Clement) are holed up in a retro hotel, he pining for her, she pining for old flame Beverly (Robinson), a singer billed to perform there. Hosking returns to the grungy alt-America of his 2016 debut The Greasy Strangler and while Plaza, Clement and Berry do well, the plot is repetitive and static. Wilfully befuddling.
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An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn22 Oct 2018
Filmmaker Jim Hosking struggles to hit the right notes with his Greasy Strangler follow-up
Writer-director Jim Hosking's second feature features a running gag in which a singer repeatedly postpones a concert. Similarly, Hosking never quite finds the right key for his wilfully befuddling, mock-noir comic romance. With his debut, 2016's The…
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