Kids in Love
- 1h 27min
- Directed by: Chris Foggin
- Cast: Will Poulter, Alma Jodorowsky, Jamie Blackley, Cara Delevingne
School-leaver Jack (Poulter) is planning a pre-university jaunt to South America when French beauty Evelyn (Jodorowsky) seduces him into a hedonistic lifestyle of languid toffs and consequence-free hedonism. The film can't decide what to make of its ultra-posh milieu and brashly entitled characters, and in the end, vanity, self-interest and idleness don't make for good entertainment.
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Reviews & features
Kids in Love22 Jun 2016
EIFF 2016: Will Poulter and Cara Delevingne feature in this obnoxiously plummy debut
Wish fulfilment fantasy is a valid undertaking for cinema, and no-one wants every movie to be a lesson in moral correctness. Still, it’s always worth scrutinising the wishes being fulfilled, and taking account of unsettling messages – that beauty trumps…
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