I usually find comic book movies really boring and formulaic. Although there is some predictability in the Guardian of the Galaxy series, I have such a good time watching them. Definitely worth the watch; better than the first one!
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond - Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton 2017
The snake eats its tail with Jim becoming Andy so deeply that his own family is convinced they are talking to Kaufman. Unbelievable documentary for Jim & Andy fans.
Sweet Jesus, Jake Gyllenhaal brings it in this film as Louis Bloom. I was completely convinced that he was an autistic sociopath from his gaze that holds for just a little too long, to his highly analytical and fast talking dialogue that just sounds like Bloom is attempting to sound normal, to his love for matriarchal figures that he can manipulate. Actually, scratch that, he is somehow able to manipulate every single person in this film.
It shouldn't be a…
Sometimes I'm just in the mood for a unique, minimalist character study and this movie certainly delivered.
Paul Rudd and Emile Hirsch could not have better chemistry on screen and this film has left me yearning to see more of Rudd in independent dramedies.
Both actors did a phenomenal job making their flawed characters likable and relatable to the audience. I'm sure some of that credit needs to be given to director David Gordon Green, who did an equally commendable…