joseaevan5 (Singapore) published:
PROMPT: Film Review Competition 2016
Submarineis not your typical run-of-the-mill ‘coming-of-age’ flick where boy falls in love with girl. Instead, it features our protagonist - self-proclaimed literary genius Oliver Tate (played by Craig Roberts) - falling in love with the idiosyncratic Jordana (Yasmin Paige), an emotionally high-strung pyromaniac. A debut by first-time director Richard Ayoade, Submarine delicately details Oliver’s struggles as he tries to prevent his parents from falling out of love, while he tries to dabble in that very aspect himself. Submarine’s seemingly...
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