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You know what the most Sacramento thing about Lady Bird is? The thrift store, Thrift Town, where they shop for a prom dress—well, two of the chain’s three locations closed less than two years after the movie was released.
UPDATE 06/20: All Sacramento Thrift Towns are now closed.
UPDATE 4/22: It’s back. Sacramento is back, baby.
“I come from a long line of death.”
When Norm talks about his dad passing or his uncle’s cancer, you can see him momentarily drift elsewhere. There’s a little bit less of the stand-up facade in those moments and more of just a guy grappling with his own emotions.
RIP to a uniquely funny man, a legend.
A Hallmark movie for dudes that collect VHS tapes. Not great, not even particularly good, but it’s got some elements that are at least interesting-adjacent. Namely, there’s a central Lynchian vibe and a committed Drew Barrymore performance.
I’ve been in a bit of a movie rut recently, so something this unsubtle and provocative was just what was needed.