Watching Sling Blade reminded me I never saw Bad Santa.
I checked it out on Netflix. It's terrific.
This is my kind of comedy, SUPER dark stuff. It's all down to Billy Bob's performance.
He plays the entire movie like he's having the worst hangover. As far as leads in a comedy, he might be the biggest asshole ever. But it's something BB excels at. He's pretty damn funny in this movie.
Tony Cox is great as the…
This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.
"What are you doing with that?"
"I aim to kill you with it."
I haven't watched this movie in over a decade.
Wonderful movie. Such a sweet movie, really (parts anyway). A depiction of the South you don't see too often. Kinda just showing it as... good people..... with exceptions.
Billy Bob Thornton, Christ... I mean you're guess that was him. It's a performance for the books.
It's got some amazing bookends.
The opening 10 minutes with JT…
The Wolf of Wall Street. I'm really kinda speechless after watching this movie. I mean.... this movie is @#$%ing INSANE! I don't just mean that in a quality sense.
I mean this is one of the craziest, wackiest movies I've seen in a long time!
What I will say is,
This film.... is the Scorsese film I was waiting for after seeing The Departed.
I would have MAYBE liked to have only waited 2 years for it instead of 7....…
8 year old me: "This is the single greatest..."
23 year old me: "...piece of shit! What's with the teddy bears?"
There's a LOT to like in this film. But there's more to hate.