|Brosnan is in deep doo-doo in The Ghost Writer. Cattrall and Williams are |
out-of-focus behind him. Which is just how both their characters like it, thank you.
Finally, it was you (yes you!) that convinced me to see it. It was praised enough in comment threads to make me think I'd missed out... particularly in regards to Olivia Williams. She's an actress I'd never thought much about until the past few years and now, it's getting kind of hard to deny her her due.
I wrote up her terrific work in my "Best in Show" column for Tribeca Film. She really is something (in general and here in particular). She's such a sticky actress; she haunts.