He may not be the most famous indie director in the world. With the release of Super, he probably won’t even be the most famous one in the nerd-controlled corners of the internet where I stake my claim. But Thomas McCarthy has had one of the most extraordinary careers of any director currently working the publicity circuit. His third film, Win Win is now playing, and if this is the first you’ve heard of Tom, you are not alone.
Topher Grace, will be tearing up the screens in Take Me Home Tonight, a self-conscious throwback to the Coming of Age dramedies of yesteryear. The South End has a nice interview with Grace and his co-star, Daily Show alum Demetri Martin. Their motives seem to be pure…but c’mon, guys. Don’t you know the ’90s are back?