The Choice totally botches its central pairing, to the point where you might find yourself hoping the blandly irksome twosome fail to even get together.
Joel and Ethan Coen's new film "Inside Llewyn Davis" works so well in large part because of the remarkable performances. As the title folk singer, Oscar Isaac perfectly balances comic and serious aspects of the character. And as Jean, who may be pregnant with Llewyn's child, Carey Mulligan captures a mix of frustration and exhausted love that makes their scenes together deeply moving. Katherine Tulich had a chance to talk to them about working with the Coens to capture the early '60s folk moment.
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