When it comes to The Jerk I think you really have to like Steve Martin to enjoy it and I've been kind of indifferent about him. He's been in movies I've liked over the years but nothing that I've loved. Much like a real life jerk I found him more annoying in this film than funny.
Raised by a poor black family, Navin (Steve Martin) is an idiotic man who struggles through life until he strikes it rich on an…
"Gentlemen, you had my curiousity. But now, you have my attention."
Quentin Tarantino has had my attention since the very first time I saw Pulp Fiction. It was the first film I ever saw where one of the first words that came to mind was masterpiece! It was my first Tarantino, I've seen everything he's directed since and I've been impressed every damn time. In my opinion he simply doesn't make bad films.
So with everything I said…
Looper is easily the best film I've seen this year! I loved everything about it! I was in awe from start to finish. The directing, performances, and plot are all top notch. Pierce Gagnon pratical steals the show as Cid with the best child performance I've seen since Haley Joel Osment in The Sixth Sense. I teared up at one point because I was so happy with what I was seeing. I can't recommend this film highly enough and I think most people will love it.