Monday November 30, 2020

A death in the family, but no spark in the film

Louder Than Bombs; Directed by Joachim Trier

24th April, 2016
Jesse Eisenberg and Devin Druid in Louder Than Bombs

Louder Than Bombs; Directed by Joachim Trier; Selected, 15A; Rating: 

Miles Ahead; Directed by Don Cheadle; Selected, 15A; Rating: 

For his first English-language film, Norwegian director Joachim Trier gathers an eclectic cast to tell a story of a family dealing with the aftermath of a sudden death. Louder Than Bombs plays out like an adaptation of a doorstop novel of the type that a friend presses enthusiastically into your hands, but...

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