THINGS WE LOST IN THE FIRE (Susanne Bier, 2007)

Well, today I watched Susanne Bier’s first American film, 2007’s Things We Lost in the Fire. Unfortunately, the script from which this fine Danish artist worked is close to dreadful—at times, sentimental drivel. Bier must battle it, applying a depth of understanding of human nature that the scenarist obviously doesn’t possess. The author of the […]