Subject: Re: Rebel in the Rye (2017)
On 7/03/2018 4:25 PM, hector wrote:
> Saw this short biopic of JD Salinger. I reckon that some people feel
> they have seen a lot of this type of thing before, but here it is
> actually a true story.
> I liked it more than I thought I would. I even learned something about
> Salinger's writing style. Non-person Kevin Spacey plays Salinger's
> mentor. This could have been his last starring role. It seems
> appropriate too.
> A seemingly light weight Salinger appears determined to be a writer. He
> eventually learns the lessons and participates in some of the worst
> aspects of WWII. And Charlie Chaplin steals his girlfriend. After
> encouragement he decides that to move on he needs to write the Holden
> Caulfield novel. So he writes a story about a boy at Christmas time.
> It seemed like a TV movie, not sure if it was.
I meant to say unperson Kevin Spacey.