The Party

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Smart but shrill ensemble dramedy has mature content.

R 2018 71 minutes

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 18+

Aged like a Bitter Wine.

I liked the party, though I wouldn’t want to attend it. I’m a big fan of Cillian Murphy but when I saw Kristin Thomas Scott including a couple other actors I like was all in. I think it’s a film I need to rewatch, it’s not for everyone, I mentioned I liked the actors, politicians I don’t, However that’s on me because the film was about a character who was a politician . So I think it was a case of watching unlikeable characters, very flawed even though in some movies you can still like them. It was a good film, the acting ( a little over the top in some parts ) was great, When it’s a play or theater the acting is exaggerated because you have a different type of audience to meet you have to be louder & more animated to engage them. I did find the characters stereotypical I’d like to surprised someday, this seems to be the norm these days when they’re introducing characters who share different sexual Identities in some cases I think it does them an injustice. However considering all the mixed genre, shooting in B/W the quirky characters included, it was still quite good!

This title has:

Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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