They call her Calamity Padmé…
Tilda Swinton shines as the troubled mother of an even more troubled child. Though ‘shines’ is probably the wrong word to use for such a startingly bleak performance.
We were totally there and everything. ARE WE ACHIEVING YET, DAD?
RAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAURGHRUHG *flails ineffectually with tiny arms*
GO ON GARY
A superbly upsetting film, We Need to Talk About Kevin sees Lynne Ramsay and Tilda Swinton join forces to emotionally brutalise their audience in a fantastically realised adaptation of Lionel Shriver’s beast of a book.
Lynne Ramsay walks away with Best Film. Evil children unite!
Call me Ishm- OH MY GOD SPACE WHALE SPACE WHALE
Does Tilda Swinton ever do anything not completely brilliant?