The first thing you should know about Dumplin ‘ , one of Netflix additions for 2019, is that it is NOT a romantic comedy. But, how come?, there is Jennifer Aniston, the lead character is an overweight girl, and there is a beauty contest. That all sounds like a romantic comedy, right?
No, Dumplin’ is a film that goes beyond the romantic flick and tries to explore the concept of identity in a rather peculiar way. But, is this peculiarity enough to be cataloged as a good addition to the Netflix library? Is it worth seeing? The answers, coming up next.