The Hero (2017)
First screened in June 2017
Director: Brett Haley. Cast: Sam Elliott, Laura Prepon, Nick Offerman, Krysten Ritter, Katharine Ross, Ali Wong, Carmen Esposito, Max Gail, Christopher May, Jackie Joyner, Patrika Darbo. Screenplay: Brett Haley and Marc Basch. Twitter Capsule:
A step down from I'll See You in My Dreams. Takes more storytelling risks but bungles many of them. Ending feels muddled.
Stabs at taking chances (metafilm, dream sequences, elliptical edits) feel forced and awkward. So does most of the rest, for no good reason.