the edgy, abandoned-by-its-studio comedy "I Love You, ," which may be writer/ Louis C.K.’s last effort for a long while at least, is a saddening experience for one who has admired C.K.’s previous work in stand-up and on TV. In what has to be the most awkward case of timing since Husbands and Wives premiered after the Woody Allen scandal, ’s distributor, The Orchard, mailed out its for-your-consideration screener discs; the screeners arrived a couple of days after the schlubby auteur’s acts of sexual misconduct confirmed and attached to real names, and after C.K. himself acknowledged that the women’s “stories are true.” So hundreds of critics are sitting with damn thing, wondering to watch it in the place, and wondering what the hell to do with it once they have watched it. What I can do with it, watched it, is to say that I Love You, Daddy requires a great deal of unpacking if one is unwilling to ignore the real life surrounding it. I can say that the movie is clearly the work of a gifted weasel — a man who writes scenes and dialogue that actors can […]

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