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He’s in Love, but No Closer to Figuring It Out
‘Brightest Star,’ a Story About 20-Something Relationships

Young people’s romantic relationships may be more vaguely defined than they were in the days of chaperones and ritualistic courtship, but that doesn’t mean that movies about those relationships are well served by being vague. “Brightest Star,” an uninvolving film by Maggie Kiley, gives us a story of love among 20-somethings without telling us enough about the main characters to indicate why we should care about their perfectly ordinary entanglements.

The film focuses on a young man (Chris Lowell, of the new sitcom “Enlisted”) who becomes love-struck when he lays eyes on a fellow college student, Charlotte (Rose McIver). What’s the attraction, other than her good looks? We don’t know, because Charlotte isn’t on screen long enough for us to learn much about her. The two converse in vacuous snippets (“If we were a color, what color would we be?”), and even those are fairly sparse, since large chunks of time must be devoted to watching Mr. Lowell’s character be morose for no apparent reason.

Anyway, Charlotte eventually ends their relationship, and Our Hero instead falls into one with Lita (Jessica Szohr), while continuing to pine for Charlotte. Besides his inexplicable ability to attract pretty women, he defies all trends for this demographic group by being able to land jobs effortlessly, whether as a sandwich maker or as a junior executive. Allegories involving astronomy, baseball and sandwiches are hinted at but are no better developed than the characters. (source)

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