Playing the generation game
In one charming moment, coached by his son, he (literally, with pen and pad) notes that the entertaining repetitive disco he enjoys is called “house music”.
It all adds up to a beguiling combination of funky style and sincerely rendered emotional punch. Tears will be shed.
Directed by Mike Mills. Starring Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, Goran Visnjic, Kai Lennox, Mary Page Keller Filial duties: Christopher Plummer and Ewan McGregor work out their issues