A cynical college professor, bored with his life and struggling with his second novel, takes a keen interest in a talented young female student. Before long, boundaries are crossed but who is the transgressor?
- DirectorRichard Levine
- WriterRichard Levine
- ProducerJared Goldman, Wren Arthur
- CastStanley Tucci
Honoring the primacy of language for his characters, Levine deftly reveals the ways they wield it to seduce, attack, manipulate, repress and, occasionally, to communicate.
- Los Angeles Times Ted Swenson is played to perfection by Stanley Tucci.
- Los Angeles Times
Timlin is terrific as a young woman of ambiguous motives.
- The Washington Post Bolstered by good supporting performances from Kyra Sedgwick, Janeane Garofalo and Ritchie Coster, “Submission” is a handsome-looking film.
- The Washington Post
Stanley Tucci and Addison Timlin are both terrific.