Cultures will clash in this disparate buddy dramedy about a New York
writer (Patricia Clarkson) who starts driving lessons after the
dissolution of her marriage and her Sikh instructor (Ben Kingsley), who
happens to be dealing with marital issues of his own.
The 40th year of the Toronto
International Film Festival (TIFF), the festival of festivals, will
forever be linked in my memories to music. I ended up with a unique
sampler of features and documentaries focusing on the lives of
challenging and tragic musical figures.
Ken Kwapis (He’s Just Not That Into You) takes the reins of this
adaptation of author Bill Bryson’s book about returning to the United
States after two decades in England and deciding to reconnect by hiking
the Appalachian Trail with an old friend (Nick Nolte).