Starring: Shirley Henderson, Ciarán Hinds, Allison Janney, Charlotte Rampling, Paul Reubens, Ally Sheedy, & Michael Kenneth Williams
Written and directed by Todd Solondz

In a companion piece to the 1998 dark comedy Happiness, an emotionally stunted group of family, friends and lovers struggle with forgiveness and the tragedies of everyday life in a post-9/11 world.

Solondz has his most
relevant film in years (but
it’s no Happiness.)

Grade: B

By Daniel J. Hoag
Life During Wartime is now available on Blu-ray and DVD.