Jerome's Razor Movie Review
Simplicity is hardly at the heart of this unfortunately-titled film, though, as we find our young hero looking for meaning in his life. After watching the film, I can't tell you if he found it or not. For 40 minutes he's living a miserable life at a generic corporation and finds his co-worker girlfriend unable to commit. So he heads out on an impromptu road trip and spends an hour on a mountaintop with a ragtag bunch of mountain climbers/amateur philosophers. When one of them falls to his death, Jerome leads the bunch to, well, to the end credits.
What's it all mean? Damned if I know. I didn't get the plot, and I certainly don't get the message Swon is trying to deliver. There is, however, one exceptional gag line about a monkey, a peg, and his crap, and that alone makes Swon's latest a hell of a lot better than peter, his last outing which also starred Edward in the lead role. Edward has learned a bit about acting since then, but he's still no Matt Damon (though oddly, he's starting to physical resemble the guy).
Overall, it's mildly interesting and reasonably well made for a digital indie production.