Page 4 - UK Movie Reviews Special: Dom Hemingway, The Butler, Don Jon, The Counsellor

Don Jon

Don JonFamily is important to Don Jon

Remember how The Counsellor was supposed to be the best film ever? Well, Don Jon was the opposite. No one really paid any attention to Joseph Gordon Levitt’s directorial debut, not until Scarlett Johansson came aboard anyway. The film see’s the Dark Knight actor play a charming, handsome man, famed for his ability to attract women, but addicted to porn. Until Johansson comes along…

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“With this writing-directing debut, Joseph Gordon-Levitt delivers a remarkably assured comedy-drama while also giving himself a role that's far against his usual type. It's raucously hilarious but also surprisingly involving as it reveals the vulnerabilities of a strutting hard-man. And we're having so much fun that we barely notice that the script's approach to addiction is somewhat simplistic.”

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