My Salinger Year Reviews

February 29, 2020
Salinger comes across as unnervingly saccharine hodgepodge of ideas-far too many, and covered far too broadly-which ultimately succumbs to its ambitious scope.
February 21, 2020
One of the film's overt messages is that if you spend all your time writing, and forsake parties and friends, then you too can make it. The unintentional subtext is that it only happens if you're rich and white enough.
February 20, 2020
Although an actor of considerable charm, Qualley struggles to imbue the role with much in the way of texture or substance.
February 20, 2020
"My Salinger Year" often trips on the self-serious nature of its premise, and struggles with an antiquated quality out of sync with its timeline...
February 20, 2020
Could use an edit.
February 20, 2020
It's a running theme that writers are different than most people would probably imagine. But when it comes to accepting Joanna as one of them, the film never convinces.
February 20, 2020
A simperingly coy knock-off of The Devil Wears Prada without the sexiness and fun, and so wet that in the immortal words of Molesworth, you could shoot snipe off it.