Film Review: Like Crazy

Posted on by 5WC in Film

Given the cast I think that it is amazing that it took research for a potential Blog post for me to realise the Like Crazy even exists. Quite how this movie managed to stay hidden in the shadows for so long will remain a mystery. Written and directed by Drake Doremus, it is a small, low budget transatlantic love story staring Felicity Jones, Anton Yelchin and Jennifer Lawrence. And with that cast, it’s surprisingly masked existence is illustrated perfectly.

And that cast list also longs to suggests that this is a potential hidden classic. A little gem, forgotten in the back catalogue of Hollywood’s rising stars waiting to be discovered. But sadly, you’d be wrong. Like Crazy was created three years ago, but feels and looks far more dated and far, far younger. A problem highlighted, rather than hidden, by the cast. Read more