Like its main character, Nebraska says a lot without saying much at all. At once a road movie, a slice-of-life comedy, and a father/son drama, the film is low-key in its laughs and emotion, but incredibly effective. The unmistakably Midwestern qualities of the inhabitants of Hawthorne are played for many laughs, but it never feels condescending or mean-spirited. The characters feel authentic and familiar, and even the less-dignified and greedier folks have subtle and surprising redeeming qualities.
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Top 5 Reasons To Watch Reindeer Games:
5. One of the dumbest, most convoluted 'twist' endings imaginable.
4. Isaac Hayes' most inexplicable film role. It's baffling.
3. Charlize Theron
2. "I want some fuckin hAAt chAAklAAt... and some pecan fuckin pie."
1. Dennis Farina's inexplicable false teeth.
A truly breathtaking mess of a motion picture.