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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Paul Dano
Zooey Deschanel
Edward Asner
Jane Alexander
John Goodman
Directors
Matt Aselton
Screenwriters
Matt Aselton
Adam Nagata
Running Time
97 minutes

Gigantic
Just when you thought they’d run out of quirky, kooky love stories...


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Plot
Eccentric Brian (Dano) is trying to find his place in the world when he meets kooky, vulnerable ‘Happy’ (Deschanel). Their romance is strewn with issues and blocked by her demanding dad (Goodman). And someone seems intent on killing Brian...


Verdict
Not quite this year’s hip little indie romantic comedy that could, as it clearly aspires to be, but smart-ish and drily funny while overly littered with twitches and tweaks.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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