UNCERTAINTY Movie Review
Uncertainty will be released to theaters on November 13th, 2009 (limited). UNCERTAINTY stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Lynn Collins, Olivia Thirlby, Assumpta Serna, Madeline Lee, and directed by David Siegel and Scott McGehee. If you are planning to go see the movie, here are a few reviews from around the web to help you make up your mind.
We make millions of decisions everyday, any one of which might prove to be the linchpin of some unexpected outcome that changes everything forever. Life is full of those moments which, upon reflection, make you think: what if…? Or: if only…? Read More
Something of a dilemma exists between Kate Montero (Lynn Collins) and Bobby Thompson (Joseph Gordon-Levitt). Standing on the Brooklyn Bridge on the morning of July 4th, they resolve to decide what to do about their predicament by flipping a coin. Read More
Uncertainty has a brilliant set-up: After it is discovered that Kate (Lynn Collins) is pregnant, the young couple finds themselves uncertain about their future. With a magical flip of a coin, the story is split into two alternative realities, showing two vastly different directions their immediate future could take ala Sliding Doors. I am certain that the film never lives up to the magical promises of the plot synopsis, and was baffled at the lack of explanation of why both stories differed so greatly. Read More
Uncertainty Synopsis: What if? A couple at a crossroads in their relationship, facing, one fateful July 4, the seemingly simple decision between a family barbecue or dim sum in Chinatown. Splitting the tale in two, exploring what happens as the couple follow both options and the consequences of making a choice–or not.
You can watch the trailer below.