Why America doesn't put Mike Leigh on its shoulders and carry him from city to city handing out official keys to important rooms puzzles me on a daily basis.
Yes, he's a Brit, not a Yank, but he's one of the finest film directors in the world.
Do I overstate here? No.
This guy finds what's distinctive in our routines. Why what's common isn't.
So, women. If you haven't seen Happy-Go-Lucky, do it today.
Well, rent it or queue it today.
Life getting to you? Watch this film.