Sarah Polley's sophomore directorial effort Take This Waltz stars Michelle Williams as Margot, a 28-year-old Toronto woman who has been married for five years to Lou (Seth Rogen), a cookbook author who specializes in chicken dishes. One day she meets Daniel (Luke Kirby) her neighbor across the street, and there is a quick and lasting connection between the two. While she remains faithful to Lou, she finds herself drawn more and more to this seemingly perfect other man. Eventually, Margot is forced to confront the truth about herself, and share her feelings with her unsuspecting husband. Take This Waltz had its world premiere at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.
Take This Waltz
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'Take This Waltz' is the second feature film from writer/director Sarah Polley, and it's an accomplished, impressive piece of work that packs a huge emotional punch. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/motion-captured/posts/review-michelle-williams-is-heartbreaki more