our film theory prof prefaced this film by saying, "i think it's interesting how people actually paid money to go see silent films, so i'm gonna make you watch the whole thing," & that joke was almost enough to make me forgive her for making us watch the whole thing
there's a scene where anne hathaway goes to an old western section of a bar & says "it's like a fuckin wes anderson movie in here!"
do you think that wes will ever see this film? if so, do you think he will be pleasantly surprised to have his name dropped like that? or do you think he'll be like "... um ... no it's not... ?" and uncomfortably fidget in his yellow corduroy suit?
do you think the filmmakers got…