There has been this sort of... life through rose tinted glasses look at the Prequels lately. Partially because of nostalgia. Partially because the new movies were somewhat disappointing. Likely because of all those damn memes. I’m sorry, no amount of time has made these movies any better. Revenge of the Sith has a few… Read more
similarly, my experience of this movie went from good to great when I realised that it was never going to go back to the start and tie up all those loose ends. it just lets Connie’s night spin out and out of control and the moment you realise it’s the entire movie is just an “oh, fuck, here we go” moment
What I love about this film is that it takes a while to realise what a horrible piece of work Connie is. He’s so charming, in a down-on-his-luck scumbag sort of way, that you don’t realise that he genuinely is a monster. He’s not wantonly cruel, especially, just almost completely without empathy.
He cut hospital beds by 20,000 before this, is currently cutting Medicaid in the state, and closed things within his control far later than he should have.
But hey, he barely clears the low bar of “reading charts!”
I sense by chip quality ratings, you’re a crunchy over crispy chip eater. I don’t begrudge someone their preferences, lord knows I’m particular, but I’m at the opposite end of the spectrum. I actually really like the Lay’s Flaming Hot pickle most out of these, with the Calbee a runner up for me.
Keep it in the movie, cowards. I wanna see Bond beef it on some wet grass.