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"Summer Hours" ** (out of four): Olivier Assayas' artsy family drama is easy on the eyes, but good luck keeping them open.

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"Summer Hours," the new release from French filmmaker Olivier Assayas, is far too dull for its own good. The film is set on the vibrant, sweeping countryside of France and deals with death, extensive art collections and siblings trying to mark their place in the world. These attributes all sound ace on paper, but the final product is a little too Norman Rockwell, not enough Salvador Dali.

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2 Comments

What? Lorenzo Lamas .....someone is still paying this guy to "act?"

said EffenIdontcare on May 14, 2009 11:45 PM.

And.... he would be in that Mega Shark movie.....but, still.

said EffenIdontcare on May 15, 2009 12:10 AM.
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