Roger Ebert awarded the film 3 1/2 stars and praised Foster's ability to direct "the film with a sure eye for the revealing little natural moment," and Downey's performance that "brings out all the complexities of a character who has used a quick wit to keep the world's hurts at arm's length."
The film is set during Thanksgiving, but since that holiday has just passed and Christmas is on its way, it felt appropriate. Film Club will be meeting Thursday, Dec. 19th at 6:15pm. Come on out and join us!
Here's the trailer: