Licorice Pizza

Yet despite his tender years, he is a gentleman and conducts himself as such: out come the dinner invites, the veiled proposals of marriage and the painfully witty rejoinders. Gary is 15 and is in line for his high school portrait, attempting to flatten his greasy side-parting. Licorice Pizza is, at its heart, a love story about two people who never seem to be in love at the same time. True to life, a lot of the things that happen here are forgotten about or discarded as our attention spans…

LWLies 92: The Licorice Pizza Issue – On sale now!

Romola Garai The British actress transitions to the director’s chair to deliver her ace debut feature, Amulet. Lucky for us, Tim is a massive PTA fan, and so relished the chance to take a deep-dive into this new film and his entire cinematic world. Perhaps more so than any of his films to date, Licorice Pizza is a landscape movie, where the carefully-calibrated details in the background serve to enhance the drama in the foreground. Become a Member or subscribe today to make sure you never miss an issue. Published…