Scott Cooper is a director better known for work outside of horror, Antlers marking his first jaunt through the genre. In del Toro, Cooper has a great guide, the Mexican filmmaker is a master at dark and disturbing films and Antlers is the latest project to benefit from his involvement. His inclusion on the creative team means that comparisons will inevitably be drawn to former projects that he has worked on. In this case, Antlers feels very close in tone…
Kyle Gallner and Emily Skeggs are f**king phenomenal in this punk rock love letter to finding yourself, and the one you love in the unlikeliest of places.
Dinner in America is an assault to the senses that really captures the attitude of punk-rock whilst at the same time crafting a quirky tale of love and self-empowerment. A joyously dark-hearted journey through suburban America that taps into the magic of films like Heathers, injects them with the spirit of punk rock and creates an instant hit that has the potential to shape a generation. In short, it’s the tits.