DeNiro is Delightful in The Intern
09/25/19 A couple of days ago, I had the opportunity to preview the new flick, The Intern, ¬†starring Robert DeNiro and Anne Hathaway and I must say, that it was quite charming. I wasn’t sure what to expect because I like going into movies being surprised and this movie did not disappoint. Usually, I label movies as RomCom’s, thrillers or comedy but this one I think has it’s own unique twist to it. Robert DeNiro plays Ben Whitaker, a retired widower and ex-vice president of a phone book company, who is actually bored of retirement. He’s done everything from travelling, tai chi in his spare time and even learning a foreign language. Ben’s still got a lot of juice in him and suddenly, he finds himself in a mid-retirement crises, wanting to work again and feels like he has a purpose and a connection with something. So, he applies for a position as part of a senior citizen outreach program (yes, it’s a thing) at a successful e-commerce company owned by Anne Hathaway’s character, Jules Ostin. Ben is hired to become Jules’ personal intern among other interns in a fast paced, studio office in Brooklyn, NY. At first, Jules pays […]
25 Sep 2015 in celebrity, Fashion, Vancouver