I can't really say anything about Irreversible that hasn't already been said, so I'm going to avoid the deep dive and just say that this was the first time I was able to make it all the way through without fast-forwarding or watching out of order (aka. chronologically). While I understand the importance of having the scenes unfold in reverse (time kills everything and whatnot), the fact remains that it makes for a super challenging and occasionally disorienting watch. Regardless,…
Jim Carrey: "Well... we could fire them and I could do an impression. I'm a really good impressionist and I could do a pretty good imitation of both of them, I think."
Milos Forman: "No. I don't want to stop it. I just wanted to talk to Jim."
Me: "You are both fucking insane and this is what art is all about."
Do you guys remember how all of those teenage girls went crazy over Robert Pattinson during the Twilight years? Well that's how I feel about him after seeing Good Time. This is my favorite film of the year (so far) and it's gonna be tough to beat. Consider me an official Safdie whore.
In Good Time, main character Connie (played to perfection by Pattinson) is a self-absorbed con-man who uses those around him for his own personal gain. This includes…