“John and the Hole” -Both deep and shallow [MOVIE REVIEW]

By Neely Swanson

“John and the Hole,” written by Nicolás Giacobone and directed by Pascual Sisto, is an ambitious film that sends a rocket into space only to see it land flatly when a trivial side story derails its impact. Reminded of a statement made in a fury of teenage angst when our son indicated that he thought parents were unnecessary and that he could have raised himself better without our interference, Giacobone tells that story. Thirteen year old John, living an upper…