Everything must go

Will Ferrell in rare dramatic form
Will Ferrell, Glenn Howerton and Rebecca Hall
Directed by Dan Rush

“Everything Must Go,” debuting director Dan Rush's adaptation of Raymond Carver's six-page short story "Why Don't You Dance?," doesn't quite lift Carver's hauntingly minimalist tone from the page. By creating a back-story for its vague central figure—a solemnly drunk man inexplicably selling his belongings out of his backyard—he's inevitably extracted some of the dark ambiguity of Carver's prose. ... more >