REVIEW: Everybody Wants Some

On March 24, the TIFF Bell Lightbox held an advance screening of Richard Linklater’s newest film, entitled Everybody Wants Some. Linklater was present for a discussion on his career before introducing the film, and I was lucky enough to be in attendance. Set in 1980, Everybody Wants Some follows baseball player Jake Bradford (Blake Jenner) during his first weekend as a freshman at a Texas college. Upon arriving at school, Jake meets his fellow teammates, who are also the people he will be rooming with for the duration of his college career. The film was presented by Linklater as...

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