Seeing the extended addition didn't add a ton to the experience other than letting you inhabit the world for another 30 minutes which is fine by me. At parts it does get a little too lyrical and naive but by the end effects me in profound ways. Not as cohesive as his earlier works but undeniably important beautiful.
One of the best first films ever made, Wes Anderson's Bottle Rocket oozes with unique flourishes and a free wheeling sense of youth. The cinematography is really well done, using wide angle shots you get a real sense of the world and feel the space. A lot of indie films since then use the handheld, over the shoulder type coverage with tight shots of characters and long depth of focus. I think that style of filming is lazy and rarely…
I find it strange that this movie is so popular. I see 'bros' quoting it and they always have this next to Goodfellas and The Sopranos and Entourage in their collection of movies. I think a lot of people like it for the wrong reasons. They like the violence and the guns and DENIRO. But for me this is the quintessential art house film. It's ambiguous in it's meaning, it has no plot, it's main character has a lot of…
What the Fuck
What the Fuck
Holy Donald Duck
Hair that's growing out of your back
Kids that say the darndest things.
Crepes. With bananas and asparagus.
Spaceships blasting 409 on a chevy nova.
Gummo is about 100 times more bizarre than what you have just read.