Helen Palmer (nice_cup_of_tea) wrote,
Helen Palmer

Little Miss Sunshine

"A very good American Film", says mr.ncot and this is high praise indeed, since he normally spurns any film out of Hollywood!

Little Miss Sunshine is a quirky, funny, sad, laugh out loud film. About families, growing up, achieving your dreams, or not... Mark Kermode (curmegeondly but brilliant BBC film reviewer) gives it a mixed review (forward clip to 01:26:39), calling it a "strange, little widget of a movie" - his main contention being that it needs to be more harsh about the main subject - the whole beauty paegant thing. But he does admit that there are individually good things about it...

I think it is just a wonderful film - go rent it :-)
Tags: films, mr.ncot

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