IN THEATERS (SF) – “Breathe In”

Breathe In (2014; Dir.: Drake Doremus) GRADE: C By Daniel Barnes *Opening today in theaters throughout the Bay Area, including the Sundance Kabuki in San Francisco. Writer-director Drake Doremus didn’t break any new stylistic ground with his 2011 debut Like Crazy – it employed the same handheld and […]

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