Not the movie about an I.T. technician I was hoping for, but still pretty good.
An emotional, messy, and most importantly realistic romance told through the bug-eyes of the incessantly annoying Alvy SInger,
Annie Hall earns the cultural significance it's obtained.
Much like Scorsese has what could be considered "the monopoly" on mafia movies, or Wes Anderson's association with offbeat dramas, Woody Allen has, to me at least, become the advocate for the
hope-cripplingly honest romantic comedy, or rather, comedy romance. (The difference is clear in my head).
Each scene feels ripped out of someone's…
An electric, pulsating, visceral movie that is so much more than its trailers would lead you to believe. It is neither Fast nor Furious in its tone or its pacing. Much like Ryan Gosling's Driver it knows exactly where it's going and knows not to take shortcuts when it doesn't need to. The Driver is far more complex than his perfectly nuanced, simplistic dialogue would suggest, and the score sends a beating pulse through the movie that carries it in…