This is the strangest Costco commercial I have ever seen.
"You give, and you give, and you give. It's just never enough."
Every year or so I see a film that leaves me withered in the theater seat. I slowly collect myself and my things and shamble to the lobby exhaling and exclaiming with short words and sentences. The drive home approaches euphoria as I begin to put into words what I am thinking, though it’s never enough. I somehow fall asleep even though my head is spinning…
"If everyone's talking about him, there's probably a good reason."
This is essentially MEMORIES OF MURDER by way of THE EXORCIST and the result is as incredible as that sounds. When the arrival of a foreigner seemingly spawns an unknown malady over a sleepy village, the case becomes personal for an inept policeman. This grim mystery is replete with humor and slowly transitions into a thriller before transforming into horror. Na Hong-jin (THE CHASER and THE YELLOW SEA) adds another…
"You got outacted by a dog in MARLEY & ME!" - Woody Harrelson (to Owen Wilson)
Based on the worst night of writer, director and star Woody Harrelson's own life, this takes us from a stage on Westend to the Waterloo Bridge in one herculean, uninterrupted shot. As if that wasn't difficult enough, the entire endeavor was broadcast live to theaters in the United States making for a historic night at the cinema. The time-based plot plays out like Harrelson's personal…