There are bright spots all over this film and a lot of talent going into it. Nevertheless, the story never comes together and each of my three attempts at finishing it were dull slogs.
It's been a long time since I fell head over heels in love with a film. Even the REALLY good films I've seen lately like Some Like it Hot or The Third Man didn't quite hit my spot the way Casablanca did. I knew right away, this was one of the big ones for me.
I heard Dan Harmon once say that his hope for Community was to create a bunch of characters who could host their own individual shows.…