I just watched this and cried like a bitch. This is perfect.
As Ryan Gosling demonstrated before Pattinson, it is possible to transform your acting with good movies and legitimate skill. Why wasn't Pattinson nominated for best actor? I thought about it heavily last night and couldn't come up with a good answer.
Maybe if Pattinson played as Churchill???!!?!
Anyways, Good Time is a fucking blast! Go ahead and go watch it if you haven't and don't wait any longer like I did.
“There are no two words in the English language more harmful than ‘good job.'”
This is the only line of dialogue needed to understand where Fletcher (played by an astounding J.K. Simmons) is coming from. His background is deeply rooted in the philosophy of hardening someone to bring out their best. What he doesn't realize, is that not everyone works like that (which Neiman says next at the bar). Using his strong belief in hard work and being pushed to…