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‘Rubberneck’: a thriller just short of terrific

25 February 2013 5:52 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Rubberneck

Written by Garth Donovan and Alex Karpovsky

Directed by Alex Karpovsky

USA, 2013

Lena Dunham isn’t the only filmmaker who also appears in front of the camera on the HBO series Girls. Alex Karpovsky (who plays Ray on the show) is a director in his own right, having directed the micro-indies The Hole Story and Woodpecker around the same time that Dunham was directing her earliest efforts. His new film Rubberneck is much like the characters in Girls: not completely together, but intriguing and well-intentioned.

Karpovsky himself plays Paul Harris, a scientist in Boston who is a rubberneck in many ways. In a few scenes he is literally rubbernecking on the side of a highway, which is maybe a too literal way to illustrate that he’s also rubbernecking at the people around him, watching them go by without being able to make any real connection. He thinks »

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