So, do you want to see Towelhead yet? Well, here are some reasons why you might: Ball is continuing down the path he began with the Oscar-winning American Beauty, which was praised for the same kind of candid look at desperate people in middle America who do desperate things. Towelhead is also a coming-of-age film, so aside from the pedophilia and unflinching scenes of teenage masturbation, its supposed to be a funny and insightful look at girls becoming women. Ehhh. And, ah, what else
It guy of the moment Aaron Eckhart co-stars! Cool? OK! Masochists looking for a fix can get thyselves to Sunrise Cinemas Gateway (1820 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale) Friday through Wednesday. Tickets cost $9. For showtimes call 954-763-7994, or visit www.sunrisecinemas.com.
Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2008