Video Review

Thank You and Goodnight! (1993)

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Genre: Documentary

Jan Oxenberg's eulogy to her grandmother never idealizes its subject or the imperfect humans who mourn her death. Through reminiscences, re-creations, real-life scenes, and disarmingly blunt humor, Thank You and Goodnight! is an inventive documentary that makes you want to call Grandma as soon as it's over. A-

Originally posted Feb 19, 1993 Published in issue #158 Feb 19, 1993 Order article reprints
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