Author Archive for Luke Smeenk

The Road to Sobriety in <em>Smashed</em>

The Road to Sobriety in Smashed


Countless films depict the descent into an uncontrollable addiction and its consequences, but few aptly convey the challenging ascent to sobriety.  Most movies gloss over the complex and strenuous path to recovery and away from addiction.  In short, they inappropriately convey the message that it is easy and permanent once someone manages to triumph over […]