Greta Gerwig plays Lola, a 29-year-old woman dumped by her longtime boyfriend Luke (Joel Kinnaman) just three weeks before their wedding. With the help of her close friends Henry (Hamish Linklater) and Alice (Zoe Lister-Jones), Lola embarks on a series of desperate encounters in an attempt to find her place in the world as a single woman approaching 30.
- Daryl Wein
- Daryl Wein, Zoe Lister-Jones
- Greta Gerwig, Zoe Lister-Jones, Joel Kinnaman, Hamish Linklater, Debra Winger, Bill Pullman
Screenwriters Daryl Wein (who also directed) and Zoe Lister Jones give Gerwig very little to do other than to be Gerwig.Mick LaSalle, San Francisco Chronicle, 06.14.2012
A well-intentioned indie that tries to be a "real" version of a Hollywood romantic comedy and ends up feeling more ersatz than ever.Ty Burr, Boston Globe, 06.14.2012
There's a Fitzgeraldian sense of generational malaise in all of this, but "Lola Versus" is convinced that it's hilarious.Rafer Guzman, Newsday, 06.14.2012
Gerwig remains one of the most captivating new stars to hit the big screen, but she's still looking for a movie that deserves her.Ann Hornaday, Washington Post, 06.14.2012