Igby Goes Down

Finding inspiration in such films as Mike Nichols's THE GRADUATE (1967) and CARNAL KNOWLEDGE (1971), actor-turned-director Burr Steers's debut feature is a throwback to the kind of literate, melancholy coming-of-age dramas that once defined youthful male angst. The film even opens with a morbid scenario that wouldn't have been out of place in Hal Ashby's...read more