While We’re Young (15)  Close-Up Film Review
Apr13

While We’re Young (15) Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Noah Baumbach, US, 2015, 97mins Cast: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried Josh and Cornelia (Stiller and Watts) are a 40-something couple who like their life as it is. He’s a former wunderkind documentary maker who has been working on his sophomore effort for the better part of a decade, and she’s a successful producer. They watch their friends start a family, but don’t feel burdened by the need to conform to...

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Greenberg (15) Home Entertainment Review
Apr12

Greenberg (15) Home Entertainment Review

Dir. Noah Baumbach, US, 2010, 110 mins Cast: Ben Stiller, Greta Gerwig, Rhys Ifans, Jennifer Jason Leigh Greenberg sees Ben Stiller’s mentally unstable, and (much to his dismay) middle-ageing, Roger Greenberg house-sitting for his brother in Los Angeles. It was sold as Stiller’s coming-of-age role back in 2010, which is somewhat ironic seeing as though the titular ‘hero’ is quite possibly the most childish character he’s ever played....

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