• The Dish & the Spoon (2012)

The Dish & the Spoon

Release Date: February 10th, 2012

DVD Release Date: March 13th, 2012

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

A scorned, unhinged woman (Greta Gerwig) forms a bond with a stranded British teen (Olly Alexander) she finds in a lighthouse.

Cast: Greta Gerwig, Olly Alexander, Eleonore Hendricks, Adam Rothenberg, Amy Seimetz, Dan Seely, Sam Calagione, H.D. Parsons

Director: Alison Bagnall

Genres: Comedy drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Sara Maria VizcarrondoBoxoffice Magazine

    The Dish and The Spoon boasts the efficiency and tidiness of early American indies like Rob Nilsson's "Heat and Sunlight," while it relocates its foreign film-like emotional landscapes to more native climes. show more

  • 70
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A convincingly tender drama thanks to the presence of star Greta Gerwig. show more

  • 38
    Nick SchagerSlant Magazine

    Doesn't waste a moment on recognizable reality, consumed as it is with checking off various items from its list of clichés. show more

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