Sunday, January 27, 2008

I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With

Tonight marks the big premier of the OFFScreen Spring Season.
Come join us for

I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With
Dir. Jeff Garlin - USA, 2006 - 80 min.
Sunday, January 27
7:00 & 9:30 PM
Tickets $3

Curb Your Enthusiasm's Jeff Garlin writes, directs, and stars in this offbeat romantic comedy that is a poignant and double-edged look at an over-the-hill actor in search of a companion. James only really wanted three things in life: someone to love him, a great part, and to lose weight. Unfortunately, he is 0 for 3. His girlfriend dumps him, he loses the title role in a remake of Paddy Chayefsky's Marty to teen idol Aaron Carter, and he sneaks out of an Overeaters Anonymous meeting only to wind up at an ice cream parlor. There, he meets an employee named Beth (Sarah Silverman), who is animated and whimsical, with plenty of issues of her own. "Idiosyncratic and personal, [Cheese] is a comedy that could only have come from the distinctive mind of its very talented creator." (Jim Hemphill,

Click here to read the complete review from Jim Hemphill on

Click here to check out the trailer and official film website.

Additionally, Season passes for OFFScreen will be available for sale in the lobby. Passes for new members are $26, and passes for returning members $20.


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