In “On the Rocks,” Sofia Coppola and her cast get lost in privilege

Ken Foster
3 min readOct 23, 2020

With “On the Rocks,” Sofia Coppola gives us just the sort of myopic, unaware tale that she’s always been mistakenly accused of making.

Rashida Jones and Bill Murray in On the Rocks.

It happens all the time in pop culture, primarily in popular music, when, after years of producing smarter than average pop that might fly slightly over the heads of critics, an artist comes out with a collection…

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Ken Foster

Author of fiction and non-fiction; dog guy; bad boxer. New book, City of Dogs, is just out now from Avery/Penguin.