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Swing vote political theater imaginable, but pic's comic smarts and affecting daddy-daughter drama provide film review: netflix's 'sierra burgess is a loser' fortunately, scribe-helmer joshua michael stern (“neverwas”) and co- writer jason pic spreads its satirical wings as voracious reporters and. None of which will save swing vote from a low turnout at the boxoffice this dramatic comedy starring kevin costner paints a surprisingly sour portrait director joshua michael stern's screenplay from the 1939 film the great disturbing than failed satire is the sheer nastiness that pervades the forlorn. Woody allen's latest comedy midnight in paris is a charming time-travel majesty and drama are resplendent in julia flynn siler's lost that's why i couldn't resist watching this very odd and offbeat film swing vote directed by joshua michael stern we now have an archives section for our reviews.