When I first heard that Cate Blanchett was going to be one of the actors portraying Bob Dylan in a new biopic about the singer, I'm Not There, I was intrigued.
When I first saw this photo of Cate as Bob Dylan, I was impressed.
But when I saw this first clip from the movie, all my hopes were dashed. I'm certainly not trying to knock Cate's acting chops — if any woman could pull it off, it would be her — but this is downright ridiculous. I mean, unless I was under the wrong impression and this is supposed to be a comedy...but I don't think that is the case.
David Cross is playing Allen Ginsberg? And driving around in a zany golf cart-ish mobile? Uh, okay!
Honestly, it's a little painful, but maybe it will be better in context? Let's hope. To see the clip just