Given that most film studios have multimillion-dollar marketing budgets with which to target 18- to 25-year-olds, it's astonishing how little they seem to know about the everyday life of those they're supposed to be studying. Drew Barrymore has never been kissed? Please. Rachel Leigh Cook undatable until Freddie Prinze Jr. fixes her up? In which universe? The aforementioned stars all look pretty enough, and that may be what sells the tickets, but it's hard for the average Joe to actually relate, unless we're talking about someone who has truly forgotten what it's... More >>>
Trust the British to Get It Right: John Simm in Human Traffic.