This film is so good.
In my opinion, DiCaprio is the best Actor around, so I thought I'd check out some of his earlier work.
As per usual, he is utterly convincing in this film as a mentally handicapped child.
It's also great to see Depp in his youth.
This is one of those raw films.
It's not about make-up and special effects.
This is about real drama and brilliant acting.
The film surrounds the life of Gilbert Grape (and, on a side note, I thought the film title was a little silly at first).
He is the eldest brother in a dysfunctional family.
His father killed himself, so Gilbert takes charge.
His mother, as a consequence… Read more