Heavens to Betsy, This Film is Depressing

Inside Llewyn Davis

Wanda Waterman
Volume 22 Issue 13 2014-03-28

Film: Inside Llewyn Davis

Directors: Joel and Ethan Coen

“ . . . because wherever I sat— on the deck of a ship or at a street café in Paris or Bangkok— I would be sitting under the same glass bell jar, stewing in my own sour air.”
– Sylvia Plath

Watching Inside Llewyn Davis is like walking through a bombed-out city on a winter’s night in the company of your shadow self, who just can’t seem to stop talking about what a big fat nothing you are.

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