GREEN­BERG (15, 107 mins)

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - The Guide -

as Roger Green­berg to mo­ti­vate him­self to build a dog ken­nel.

Green­berg is un­remit­tingly bleak and the cen­tral char­ac­ter doesn’t have one like­able facet.

“I throw a party last minute and then am dis­ap­pointed when no­body comes,” laments Roger at one point.

Sur­pris­ingly no one in­forms him that his no­tice­able lack of com­pany is prob­a­bly be­cause he sucks the life out of a room sim­ply by en­ter­ing it.

Why a beau­ti­ful young woman like

Greta Ger­wig

HIT­TING IT OFF: Ben Stiller as Roger Green­berg and Greta Ger­wig as Florence, his brother’s per­sonal as­sis­tant.

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