Ingrid Goes West (2017)

Aubrey Plaza is fantastic in this send-up of social media, always so captivating and finding attention-grabbing ways to play scenes. The script and direction are a bit pat at times but mostly do an enjoyable joy of prodding social media and celebrity culture, but Plaza’s performance sails high above and elevates the film to something…

Good Time (2017)

Robert Pattinson excels in this shaggy heist film. The film starts well and ends well, focusing on Pattinson’s character’s disabled brother, but sags in the middle when the story of the brother’s relationship is completely derailed for Pattinson having episodic crime adventures with other characters. It never really coalesces. The film is interesting in how…