People not putting this in the top 3 Spike joints are out of their minds. As confrontational as it gets, and frankly uncomfortable, and seriously intense to watch in a theatre on 35mm, while also being deliriously entertaining. The formal work is astounding, honestly. The editing, my god. The DV set against the 16mm. Nobody is making films like this right now, and it’s a shame.
A little story.
T'was Friday night. I had gotten off work at 9pm and felt like seeing a movie. Ant-Man was an option, but I'm sure you know how I feel about Marvel (puke). Paper Towns looked intriguing, mostly because Cara Delevingne's eyebrows are transfixing. I settled on Trainwreck, though. I do like Apatow, even Funny People.
I arrived at the theatre for the 10:15 show with some time to spare and took a seat near the front, behind the…