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A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III

Directed by Roman Coppola, 2013, 86 minutes, rated R

Showtimes

Location

O Cinema Wynwood
90 NW 29th Street Miami, FL
(305) 571-9970

Details

General Admission $10.50, Student/ Senior $9.00, Members $7.50. General admission tickets available online and at the door. Student and Senior tickets only available at the door. ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS. NO EXCHANGES. NO EXCEPTIONS.

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Synopsis

Set in a stylized Los Angeles, ‘A GLIMPSE INSIDE THE MIND OF CHARLES SWAN III’ is a playful comedy of lost love, friendship, revenge fantasies, and Brandy Alexanders. Charles (Charlie Sheen) is a successful graphic designer whose fame, money and charm have provided him with a seemingly perfect life.

When his true love, a perplexing beauty named Ivana, suddenly breaks off their relationship, Charles’ life falls apart and he swirls into a downward spiral of doubt, confusion and reflection. With the support of his loyal intimates- Kirby (Jason Schwartzman), Saul (Bill Murray), and his sister, Izzy (Patricia Arquette) — he begins the hard road of self-evaluation to come to terms with a life without Ivana. The film begs the question: Is it possible to love and hate someone at the same time?

Click here to listen to Roman Coppola chat with Elvis Mitchell on KCRW’s The Treatment Podcast about fighting for Sheen despite the fact that he was uninsurable, and perhaps on acting auto-pilot from being on sitcoms for the past several years.

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Genre

Comedy Romance

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Reviews

“Swan is more of a doodle than a fully formed idea, though not necessarily less enjoyable for it, since it was clearly intended to be an undisciplined, anything-goes kinda story.” – Variety

“The imaginative twists, histrionic inventions, and decorative whimsy have a winningly ingenuous and energetic cleverness.” – New Yorker

“The film reveals a depth and weight to the Charlie Sheen archetype that we haven’t experienced before.” – The Atlantic