THE ART OF SELF-DEFENSE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Riley Stearns Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots. Casey Davies (played by Jesse Eisenberg, from The Social Network, etc) is a shy, introverted, boring and nervous thirtysomething who works as an accountant. His life is very insular – he doesn’t really interact with his co-workers, and he spends most of his time alone in his house with only his dog for company. Then one night while returning from the local convenience store with a supply of dog food he is set upon by a group of bikies and beaten senseless. Continue reading