We Need to Talk About Kevin
Directed by Lynne Ramsay
The primary reason to immerse yourself in the jagged world of We Need to Talk About Kevin is the towering lead performance by Tilda Swinton, an actress of continuing spontaneity who traveled a circuitous route through experimental and art cinema before embarking on a second career in the mainstream. Swinton plays Eve Khatchadourian, a successful travel writer whose life takes a sudden turn when, during a dizzying job assignment, she meets and falls in love with the jovial Franklin (John C. Reilly). Before she knows it, she is married and pregnant in New York City.
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