One of my favorite films of all time. 'Five Easy Pieces' is complex, subtle and one of the greatest cinematic achievements of the 70's. It goes without saying that Jack Nicholson's performance here is arguably one of the finest put on screen, truly a remarkable showing from one of the greatest actors to ever live. Also, this film features one of the most moving endings I've ever seen.
In my opinion, 'Five Easy Pieces' is undoubtedly a masterpiece. An incredible piece of cinema.
''This is the fuckin' American dream. This is my fuckin' dream, y'all! All this sheeyit! Look at my sheeyit! I got... I got SHORTS! Every fuckin' color. I got designer T-shirts! I got gold bullets. Motherfuckin' VAM-pires. I got Scarface. On repeat. SCARFACE ON REPEAT. Constant, y'all!''
Today was the day I finally became a man, a cinematic barmitzvah if you will. I attended my first R18+ theatrical release (technically I went to see 'Saw 3D' a few years back…
''The truth is you're the weak. And I'm the tyranny of evil men. But I'm tryin', Ringo. I'm tryin' real hard to be the shepherd.''
Do you know what they call Pulp Fiction in Paris ? Le Pulp Fiction. Do You know what they call Reservoir Dogs in Paris ? I dunno I didn't go to Burger King.
If you would have asked me five years ago what I thought the greatest film ever made was, I most likely would…