Sunday, January 24, 2016

Sundance 2016: 'Southside With You' Review

What was Barack and Michelle Obama's first date like? That's what Southside With You tries to answer: This feature film is a fictionalized imagining of that encounter in the summer of 1989. As you might guess, the movie plays a bit like a puff piece, but it does have its warm, charming moments. You can read my Screen International review here.