The Theory of Everything

(James Marsh, 2014)

with Mom, Darcy, Caitlin, Jess de Martine, Theo Meneau, and Mike Hagerman, Barn Screening Room, 12/26/14



Eddie Redmayne is absolutely phenomenal in this movie.  His Stephen Hawking is impish, charismatic, and endlessly watchable – both before and after the symptoms of his ALS kick in.  The movie, like virtually all biopics, is frustratingly scattered, but it’s a worthy enough container for Redmayne’s tremendous performance – although whoever’s responsible for the godawful color correction (or lack thereof?) should be fired and probably hanged.

Published in: on January 6, 2015 at 7:53 pm  Leave a Comment  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is:

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: