Laggies is a coming of age story about a 28-year-old woman stuck in permanent adolescence. Unable to find her career calling, still hanging out with the same friends, and living with her high school boyfriend, Megan must finally navigate her own future…
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Shelton moves a little closer to the main stream with this Keira Knightley vehicle that finds a woman ten years on from graduation night realizing she is still waiting for her life to begin. When her long term boyfriend proposes she panics and holes up with a teen she's met and
winds up taking with the teen's father. Better than it sounds with game turns by Sam Rockwell and Chloe Grace Moretz. Nothing special.
Keira s teeth is back....again! and we have Chloe Moretz to complete the sentence...seriously, this gal???? talentless,aphatic, ugly and her face makes me feel sleepy! b sides, the movie has a silly and weak plot about a 28 year old woman who cant decide if it s time to marry or not, but when meet the father of boring Chloe...bang! guess the final? damn predictable.
09/15 I liked the concept of this 30 year old women trying to figure out herself and her current life. Being older doesn't mean having things figured out and it's actually quite frightening. This film proves Keira is more than a drama actress who only does period films. Enjoyable!
I quite enjoyed this for what it was. Kiera Knightley was very good. I did find the romance between her character and Annika's father to be unnecessary, but I suppose the filmmakers wanted to follow a more conventional plot. I wish they wouldn't have.
If you got nothing to do on a rainy afternoon, and want to share the cinema with a large number of teenage girls on their night out, go see this comedy.
I give the two stars to lovely Keira Knightley who manages to lift up the movie ( a bit) with her light and natural presence on the screen.
the director focused more on meg's sappy love predicament than exploring her relationship with annika, in which an introspection of both coming-of-age stories would've been much more interesting. it was enjoyable though.