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  • The Band Wagon

    The Band Wagon


    Can you love all the players and hate the play? Apparently so.

    Astaire and Charisse great candidates for inclusion on future Top 5: Least Plausible Romantic Partners.

    On the plus side: 
    Astaire, Charisse dancing (but not talking) together
    “A Shine on Your Shoes”
    “I Love Louisa”
    The beer song

  • Before Sunrise

    Before Sunrise


    On its own: perfect.
    With the knowledge of what's to come: transcendent like few movies will ever be.

    First time since '95.
    When I saw it
    in the theater
    with my mom.
    What does Celine say about those perfect days, those perfect moments she's experienced? That she always knew something was missing, like the right person?
    No offense, mom, but yeah, that.

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  • John Wick

    John Wick


    Like if Damien Chazelle had studied murder in college instead of jazz.

  • La La Land

    La La Land


    I've taken all of your criticisms into account and have determined that you're all wrong.