The Way Way Back. Dir. Nat Faxon, Jim Rash. Perf. Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Sam Rockwell, Allison Janney, Maya Rudolph, Rob Corddry, Amanda Peet, Liam James, Annasophia Robb, River Alexander. Fox Searchlight Pictures, 2013.
On seaside vacation with his mother, her domineering boyfriend, and the boyfriend’s disdainful daughter, struggling 14-year-old Duncan finds solace under the wing of the eccentric manager of a local water park.
Lisa Elin's Rating: 5 Stars (Magnificent)