This morning, on the way to work, I thought through my first impressions of John Carroll Lynch’s directorial debut: Lucky. It features the final performance — and an impressive one at that — for the great Harry Dean Stanton. Does the movie serve as a “victory lap” for Stanton?

Climb in, buckle up, and join me as I drive to work and think out lout. Listen here to “Reflections on Lucky.”


Here’s the trailer: