My Own Love Song
First screened in April 2014
Director: Olivier Dahan. Cast: Renée Zellweger, Forest Whitaker, Madeline Zima, Annie Parisse, Nick Nolte, Elias Koteas, Chandler Frantz, Andrea Powell, Del Pentecost, Julia Lashae, Lara Grice, Jay Patterson, Prudence Wright Holmes, John Henry Cox. Screenplay: Olivier Dahan. Twitter Capsule:
Bad movies abound but such total head-scratchers of intent and execution are deliciously rare. What in the world?
Not just supernaturally ill-judged or epochally misguided; it's almost winsome about its own badness. To quote Burt Bacharach, Why do birds suddenly appear? Fascinating, unreleasable botch.