Don’t forget to select your favorite films!
The last of the three low budget indies I saw this weekend, and the best of the lot, but that's not saying much. Perhaps it's because neither of our two main characters is a horrible person made it more enjoyable than the others. Unfortunately, they suffer from an almost as fatal flaw; they're rather boring. The dialogue throughout most of the film is simply too flat to make watching these two Mormons going about their daily business worth the time the movie devotes to it.
This is my favorite Kevin Smith movie, although it suffers from many of the same problems as all his films. Yes, it is drowning in profanity. Yes, there are way too many gay jokes and too much bathroom humor. Yes, many of the performances aren't good (and sometimes from good actors, leading me to think that a better director could have gotten better performances). And yes, the shots and camera placement isn't very inspired. But this movie works on its…
This movie is one of my favorites so a warning should be given. Gushing is going to begin....now!
This movie has a brilliant cast. I'm not going to name all of them, but they're all fantastic. I will mention that this is the movie that brought both Tony Shalhoub, Sam Rockwell and Justin Long to my attention. I also want to say that we all know Alan Rickman and Sigourney Weaver are great actors, but this movie reminds me of…