People are going on about how this is such a big departure of a role for Steve Carrell.
Now, Carrell is great in this, yes. But. BUT!
This is not too far from THE OFFICE, honestly. Though where that show was bouncy and cheerful, this is utterly restrained and cold. But the same kind of purposefully awkward, cringing sense of humor is in place. That's the thing -- yeah, this movie is dark and unnerving but it's also fucking HILARIOUS.…