Shot and edited as if to look like it's a lost relic of the 1990s (think Mike Leigh's "Naked" or the infamous Kerry Fox vehicle "Intimacy"), "The Comedian" is a masterpiece. A minor miracle of filmmaking ingenuity.
The film tells of a stand-up comedian's same-sex romance with a 25-year old male artist and his (mostly) platonic relationship with a female singer/writer.
This film is so raw, so real, so TRUTHFUL!
The final scene in the cab is so breathtaking, pure cinema.
See this movie now. It is a masterpiece.
Production designed like a motherforker and gorgeously, eerily filmed, Ryan Gosling's much ballyhooed directorial debut "Lost River" is a masterpiece and one of the great cinematic discoveries of 2015 so far (though, to be fair, I've known of the movie for years, since it was first announced as "How to Catch a Monster").
Christina Hendricks from "Mad Men" plays a single mom who gets a job at a seedy club that is kind of like a circus of violence for…