Best in Show (2000)

[This review was first published at the original Looking Closer website in 2001.]•Sometimes humans are more beastly than their pets.Christopher Guest's new "mockumentary" about dog shows, Best in Show, revels in that fact. The nine human beings that converge on Philadelphia for the Mayflower dog competition seem themselves to represent a wide variety of breeds, grooming styles, and gaits, regardless of the quality of their dog. They all want to be validated by the success of their p … [Read more...]