But after something happens that compromises the purpose of their journey to Santa Fe, it takes you to a different place- the painful ordinariness of everyday life and that feeling of wanting a fresh start, and you really end up wishing the characters well.
Such a simple idea in one way, yet there are many layers beneath it- that's when an everyday story does it's job best- when the complexity is in the simplicity of it. (wow poncy art snob sentence alert) I really enjoyed it and loved the reservation security guard!
Both Sienna Miller and Golshifteh Farahani did really well in this.
'two friends...one journey...no limits' A sneeze could have captioned this poster better.
Obligatory lonely desolate highway stop:
(pics courtesy of here and imdb)