Queen of Earth
First screened in January 2016
Director: Alex Ross Perry. Cast: Elisabeth Moss, Katherine Waterston, Patrick Fugit, Kentucker Audley, Kate Lyn Sheil, Keith Poulson, Craig Butta, Daniel April. Screenplay: Alex Ross Perry.
Rare and exciting to see such immersed performances of such unpleasant people. But not illuminating enough for me.
From on angle, the whole movie's a risk: structurally daring, tonally abrasive, boldly acted. From another, this is a very familiar form of "risk," paying too few dividends.
|Photo © 2015 IFC Films|
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B