Happy Hour

Director-cowriter Mike Bencivenga and Richard Levine's sharply written, flawlessly acted feature evokes the giddy highs and stygian lows of an alcoholic writer who's used up his second chances. A dilettantish novelist and deeply disciplined drinker, Tulley (Anthony LaPaglia) wastes his days in "drudgery's cathedral" — a midtown-Manhattan advertising...read more