His latest film,
It revolves around a handful of working-class people on the outskirts of London. Tom and Gerri (wonderfully played by
Manville shows extreme lack of vanity in less than flattering, extreme closeups that lay bare her anguish. Her performance is almost too painful to bear.
If you are having any kind of winter doldrums, avoid "Another Year," especially if it's on a double bill with
Flock away from this one
Rarely have so many great actors produced a movie that so few people will care about.
But the latest effort only magnifies previous mistakes to create one of the most contrived comedies of the year.
They play cat and mouse trying to uncover whether Ben's character is really cheating on his wife.
SUSANNE PEREZ lives in Costa Mesa and is an executive assistant for a financial services company.