Bend your mind, explore the ocean’s depths, laugh and cry

From an unlikely friendship to the trouble with politics and social media, this is what to watch at the weekend

18 September 2020 - 00:00 By Tymon Smith and Claire Keeton

I’m Thinking of Ending Things — Netflix

Charlie Kaufman’s adaptation of Canadian novelist Ian Reid’s story about a couple making a trip to meet the parents is a head-scratching, time- and mind-bending, psychologically uncertain and horrifying journey. Nothing is what it seems, everything you know is wrong and people just can’t be trusted in this dark, philosophically challenging and depressingly rewarding hard-thinking piece of postmodern boundary-pushing. Watch, think, go read the internet discussion spoilers, rewatch, pause, rewind and think again...

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