Tag Archives: Jean-Marc Vallée

Demolition. Trailer. Jake Gyllenhaal. Naomi Watts. Chris Cooper. Polly Draper. Judah Lewis.

Davis [Jake Gyllenhaal] — a successful investment banker — struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father in law Phil [Chris Cooper] to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. What starts as a complaint letter to a vending machine company turns into a series of letters revealing startling personal admissions. Davis’ letters catch the attention of customer service rep Karen [Naomi Watts] and — amidst emotional and financial burdens of her own — the two form an unlikely connection. With the help of Karen and her son Chris [Judah Lewis], Davis starts to rebuild, beginning with the demolition of the life he once knew.

In DEMOLITION — a successful investment banker, Davis [Jake Gyllenhaal], struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father-in-law [Chris Cooper] to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. What starts as a complaint letter to a vending machine company turns into a series of letters revealing startling personal admissions. Davis’ letters catch the attention of customer service rep Karen [Naomi Watts] and, amidst emotional and financial burdens of her own, the two strangers form an unlikely connection. With the help of Karen and her son [Judah Lewis], Davis starts to rebuild, beginning with the demolition of the life he once knew.

Demolition. Trailer. Jake Gyllenhaal. Naomi Watts. Chris Cooper. Polly Draper. Judah Lewis.

In DEMOLITION — a successful investment banker, Davis [Jake Gyllenhaal], struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash. Despite pressure from his father-in-law [Chris Cooper] to pull it together, Davis continues to unravel. What starts as a complaint letter to a vending machine company turns into a series of letters revealing startling personal admissions. Davis’ letters catch the attention of customer service rep Karen [Naomi Watts] and, amidst emotional and financial burdens of her own, the two strangers form an unlikely connection. With the help of Karen and her son [Judah Lewis], Davis starts to rebuild, beginning with the demolition of the life he once knew.

Wild. Trailer. Reese Witherspoon. Jean-Marc Vallée.

With the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed has lost all hope. After years of reckless, destructive behavior, she makes a rash decision. With absolutely no experience, driven only by sheer determination, Cheryl hikes more than a thousand miles of the Pacific Crest Trail, alone. WILD powerfully captures the terrors and pleasures of one young woman forging ahead against all odds on a journey that maddens, strengthens, and ultimately heals her.

A chronicle of one woman’s 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe.