Broken English first caught my eye when it premiered at Sundance earlier this year because it stars one of the greatest film actresses out there (Parker Posey), and because it was written and directed by a lady (Zoe Cassavetes). Since then, I've just been waiting for it to come out, and this Friday the wait is over. Originally, it looked like a comedy — and was billed as such — but now, having seen the trailer I'm not so sure. It looks a lot like a romantic drama with some moments of funny thrown in, but you can see for yourself.
Posey stars as 30-something Nora whose mother keeps urging her to "settle down." When an intriguing Frenchman enters her life, Nora decides to move to Paris in the pursuit of love and happiness (or, as one French man pronounces it in the trailer, "ah-peeness"). I really can't wait to see this movie now that I've watched the sweet-looking trailer, so to check it out, read more