Explaining Sofia Coppola: (commenter on The Awl) 'I think of the trilogy more as "It's tough to be Sophia Coppola – as written and directed by Sophia Coppola." 'Lost In Translation: Did I ever tell you about the time that Spike Jonze had something to do in Japan and I had to sit alone in a hotel for a week? 'Marie Antionette: Did I tell you about the time I was born into film royalty and as a young woman got cast in a role that I had no choice in and was blamed for the fall of a franchise? 'This new movie stumped me until I saw this passage about our poor- poor Sophia: "When presenting the film- Coppola reminisced that she and her family spent a lot of time growing up in hotels where her father was out on location while filming. As a child she stayed at the Marmont with her father."'
Sofia Coppola's latest film- Somewhere- a story about an actor dealing with the emptiness of his life thanks to his child- which- LOL- arrives in December- in