With his long-anticipated second novel about to hit the shelves─to tepid advance buzz─misanthropic NYC author Philip Lewis Friedman (Jason Schwartzman) is taking his anxieties out on the world, his long-suffering girlfriend Ashley (Elisabeth Moss) most of all. Grabbing the chance to summer with his just-as-asocial literary idol (Jonathan Pryce), Philip gets some unneeded mentorship in miserable. Caustic comedy-drama co-stars Krysten Ritter, Joséphine de La Baume, Jess Weixler. 109 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; featurette; theatrical trailer; behind-the-scenes footage; photo gallery; deleted scenes; audio commentary.