How to Build a Girl sees Beanie Feldstein play a lonesome teenage girl who reinvents herself as a savage music critic.
To describe Booksmart as a "female Superbad" would be to diminish it as a simple gender flip. It's much more than that – and the fact that the film is so f*cking funny is just the cherry on top.
The 2019 SXSW Film Festival wrapped on Saturday, bringing to a close a festival that boasted 60 percent of female-directed films screening in competition and taking home a number of major awards.
Director Olivia Wilde's Booksmart is an endearing teen break-up and coming-of-age film rolled into one.
Can we already Pencil in a spot for Booksmart next to Super Bad and Lady Bird?