more quirky and sensational than i remember
one of the most influential films i've ever seen? i have waaaaay too much nostalgia for a rom-com that came out when i was 13.
regardless, it holds up like a mother fucker. Gosling and Stone should've been nominated for this - not La La Land. Marisa Tomei is a national treasure.
Q: you're telling me that J.J Abrams and Dan Tractorberg went into a warehouse and made a fucking insane balls-to-the-walls thriller that is so restrained and graceful in its narrative simplicity that it rivals every suspense movie out there?
A: Well - I don't know about "simplicity", but it starts off that way. But yeah, you're right. It's so carefully calculated in each and every way. Dan has such a clear vision of personal chaos.
Q: ad no one knew…