Just this guy, y'know
Ryan Gosling's directorial debut, while far from perfect, is certainly intriguing enough to suggest there are bigger and better things to come from him down the road. It also represents a brave first step into the world of directing.
It'd be reasonable to say folks who view the type of surrealist nightmares made by Lynch, Refn et al. as 'pretentious, unwatchable garbage' probably won't find much to like about Lost River either. But people who do enjoy those films should…