Not Another Happy Ending directed by John McKay starring: Karen Gillan, Stanley Weber, Iain De Caestecker, Henry Ian Cusick, Gary Lewis. Amy Manson, Kate Dickie, Freya Mavor This film mainly caught my eye because the protagonist is portrayed by Karen Gillan (Amy Pond from Doctor Who) and the story seemed to be a fun take on a writer-publisher relationship.  On Netflix, this 1 hour and 20 something minute film was a real treat to view.   Overall Plot Jane is an aspiring writer who after being rejected countless times has finally been accepted by the small publishing house that Tom owns.  The two hit it off to revise her novel, and after months of edits, she finds out that he published the book under a completely different title.  This is where the real trouble begins.  In saying that, the movie completely switched focus from that point on.  It was different in that the two fell in love in the beginning, were separated, then reunited at the end.  This story also featured an alter protagonist, Darcie, the spunky and brutally honest figment of Jane’s imagination and heroine of her second novel.  The plot followed the classic story arc in that it […]
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