This may be one of those films that you watch till the end if only to find out if the male and female leads end up having sex. The film maker knows this and, with much cunning, keeps you glued through witty conversation, lots of sexual tension, unexpected revelations, and before you know it, you’ve arrived at the bizarre end. It’s quite a ride, and a relief too when it’s over — what was that all about?

Steve Buscemi plays the lead and directs the movie. His team-up with Sienna Miller is reminiscent of Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson’s in Lost in Translation — there’s an equal amount of unease and anticipation if the two end up making out.

Here’s a review — Interview, and an article on Steve Buscemi — The Sundance Kid.