On this trailer for I Love You, Daddy, Louis CK performs an award-winning TV author whose spoiled 17-year-old daughter (performed by Chloë Grace Moretz) begins spending time with a legendary 68-year-old movie director (performed by John Malkovich). The story is a thinly veiled nod to the sexual abuse allegations which have been made towards Woody Allen, allegations which have gained new relevance within the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, and all of it will get one other wrinkle due to the sexual misconduct allegations which have been made towards CK himself.
In his evaluation from the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition, The A.V. Membership’s personal Ignatiy Vishnevetsky stated the film is a “springboard for numerous CK-ian dilemmas of maturity, dysfunction, and accountability” that refuses to “over-simplify.”
I Love You, Daddy additionally stars Pamela Adlon, Rose Byrne, Edie Falco, and Helen Hunt. Plus, Charlie Day is there as somebody who could be Todd from BoJack Horseman. CK directed the movie, and it will likely be in theaters in November.