I love this movie. And i think it’s going to change everything.
What a picture. Screenplay is structural perfection from top to bottom and this from a script that is literally about the use of langue and written in part by the genius Billy Wilder. I don’t even know where to begin with this one, it’s so delightful. My crush on Stanwyk depends and mellows.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
This is a masterpiece. It’s everything I want from cinema. Bold and beautiful and angry and deep and hopeful and true.
The moment at the end of the movie when the format switches (right before they head into Disney) is one of the more profound moments I’ve had in a theater in some time. As a filmmaker, I knew where this was going. I understood immediately the literal theft of the Disney footage that was to come. And in that…