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Oct 22
26

On the other hand, pointing to presidential debates and saying “this is what democracy is all about” is depressingly accurate.

Oct 22
5

Stanley Donen had better not see that headline or he will come back to haunt you. He hated hearing that. There’s video of him saying “Hitchcock never made anything as good as Charade!”

Oct 22
7

Actually came to the comments to share the perfection that is How to Steal a Million, but you beat me to it. Hepburn going peak Givenchy and Peter O’Toole doing a great audition for Bond consideration; its one of my favorite films of either of their careers and Its desperately under-appreciated. Also, there’s a Read more

Oct 22
7

I think this might be my favorite Cary Grant movie, even more so than North By Northwest. But my god, Audrey Hepburn is glorious in this film. Even playing a self-involved dilettante (at least in the beginning), when she throws that wide-eyed smile at the camera... well, let’s just say I fell in love forever the first Read more

Oct 22
9

Without giving any spoilers, the person eventually revealed as the villain is remarkably tragic and sympathetic for such a light and fun movie. Really, their willingness to kill Hepburn is the ONLY thing that makes them at all unsympathetic and deserving of what happens. Read more

Oct 22
2

Charade is one of my favorites and one of the few where I was genuinely surprised at the ending. 

Oct 22
55

It is absolutely hilarious to me that Joe fucking Biden is being set up as a socialist, because nothing means anything anymore.

Oct 22
4

Say what you will about Crackle but it’s lasted longer then a lot of streaming services 

Oct 21
53

Nobody looks good in this story. Disney should have just given her another pass, but also, the super rich shouldn’t feel entitled to free stuff.

Oct 21
10

I mean, the popular consensus seemed to be “this sounds like a really stupid idea,” with a slight leavening of “but, you know, weirder-sounding ideas have become successful.” Turns out the leavening was unnecessary.

Oct 21
14

Suddenly the people over at Crackle aren’t feeling so terrible about themselves.

Oct 21
15

I want this to fail just based on principle. I’m not anti-DC or anti-Snyder. I just don’t want to live in a world where bad movies get $70 million, 4 hour do-overs. Read more

Oct 21
8

Zack Snyder is threatening to make the remake of his really bad movie even worse, you say?

Oct 21
13

Sitting through the theatrical release, I know I was constantly thinking “How could trashfire Joker improve this?”