I actually really really enjoyed this, so much more than I expected. The actors were delightful, I was completely engaged and engrossed in their lives. Two things though: One: I cried more than I laughed. For something that seems so obviously set up to be a comedy (casting, general tone) it was much more of a drama. Two: while Tina Fey is hilarious and a goddess on this Earth, she is terrible at fake crying. Her face scrunches up, her…
I am ashamed to say this was my first time watching this movie. As a kid I know I've seen the prom scene where Marty rocks out on the guitar, but I had never seen the movie in it's complete form.
What took me so long! Of course it's dated and a little silly but it is such a good film! It's funny and heartfelt and completely enjoyable.
Michael J Fox is perfect.
I want to apologize to all you film experts and to anyone and everyone who has seen more movies and knows more about them than me, but I'm going to flat out say this:
Argo did not deserve to win Best Picture.
I can't say I didn't like the film, but I did not think it deserved to be called the best picture made this year, or the most artistic or the most interesting.
I thought the best thing about…