Jan 29, 2014
Film School Rejects
Has David Gordon Green Given Up on Studio Comedies for Good?
Consider it a bit of a Goldilocks problem . Filmmaker David Gordon Green first made waves with serious, sensitive fare - from George Washington and All the Real Girls to even the tensely wrought thriller Undertow - before veering off into studio comedy territory with Pineapple Express, Your Highness , and The Sitter.
Texas, 1988. Alvin and Lance have been tasked with repainting traffic lines on rural roads in the middle of an area that had been ravaged by wildfire just a few months earlier.
David Gordon Green's step back into the indie world is a welcome return to form.