Set on the east coast of New Zealand in 1984, Boy, an 11-year-old child and devout Michael Jackson fan, gets a chance to know his absentee criminal father, who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years ago.
Te Aho Eketone-Whitu,
After his engagement suddenly ends, Joshy and a few his friends decide to take advantage of what was supposed to be his bachelor party in Ojai, California. In their attempt to help Joshy deal with the recent turn of events, the guys turn the getaway into a raucous weekend filled with drugs, booze, debauchery, and hot tubs. Written and directed by Jeff Baena and featuring an ensemble cast of ... See full summary »
Alex Ross Perry
I hate to be one of those "It's not for everyone"/"You have to "get it"- type reviews but this really is one of those shows.
It's an exercise in neutrality with interjections of events that would seem mundane and go unnoticed in real life but in this emotionally- sterile environment read as significant and almost-sinister.
Unnatural interactions/reactions and ominous music during mundane moments makes this a strange but amusing watch. The show plays with the stale and odd dynamics (or in this case, the lack thereof) of office politics.
You'll either hate this and want to turn it off halfway through or find yourself trying to figure out the mystery of "the two pens" and the "unclaimed-apple."
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