James has written 1 review for films rated ★★½ during 2020.

  • The Scenic Route

    The Scenic Route


    The jury is still out on Rappaport for me.
    The last time I gave him a shot was about 15 years ago, with Rock Hudson's Home Movies and Journals of Jean Seberg, which I remember as being interesting enough but didn't really kick off an exploration of his work.

    This one probably deserved more of my attention than my stoned-late-on-a-worknight self could afford it - I certainly wasn't in the right headspace for it and tuned out for almost all…