Movies Directed by Marielle Heller (in alphabetical order)

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

As the crowd-pleasing documentary Won't You Be My Neighbor? was a surprise box office hit just last year, I was skeptical about the need for a biopic on Mr. Rogers, especially so soon, and especially one starring Tom Hanks, whose casting seemed simultaneously too on-the-nose (he's America's sweetheart) and too unlikely (he doesn't look or sound a thing like Fred… read more!

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

A strange little film with an excellent cast and a decidedly downbeat atmosphere, I'm not sure who exactly Can You Ever Forgive Me? is meant to appeal to. Personally, I liked it, but with its quiet cringe and low-rent bitterness, I can't recommend it to everyone. Melissa McCarthy has arrived at the stage of her career where she wants to… read more!