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Disfunction as an Aphrodisiac: "As Good As It Gets" (1997)

     In this James L. Brooks film which is far more relaxed in its sheer entertainment value than its problematic elements have a right to be, the modern updating of movie romantic comedy gets a dousing of Colorful Character Syndrome overkill (When the normally frenetically ebullient Cuba Gooding , Jr. 240 woorden meer

Movies

The Womanizing, Decadent Los Angeles Decades Of Jack Nicholson

Besides outright admitting to being a womanizer, a 2011 interview with Hollywood legend Jack Nicholson revealed truths about the actor that were both illuminating and muddling. 2.785 woorden meer

Film Drunk

Monday Motivation (#12)

Today’s Monday Motivation is very late…but better late than never, right? Today’s quotes are all focused around something I’ve been doing a lot lately – learning. 221 woorden meer

Quotes

CHINATOWN DEADEYE DICK BAKALYAN REMEMBERED

You know character-actor Richard Bakalyan, and you’ve seen Richard Bakalyan… Sure you do, and of course you have…

To name just a few of many projects, ranging from motion pictures to television, Richard, also known as Dick, played muggy villains in a handful of old school live action Disney flicks, and remained active from the early fifties well into the millennial era… 427 woorden meer

Cinema

The Soft Skin (Truffaut, 1964) and one sentence each on a few others

The Soft Skin was a bit of a revelation for me. Coming after the legendary run of The 400 Blows, Shoot The Piano Player and  557 woorden meer

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy...

For some months now I’ve been repeating the same line from The Shining over and over until one day of bull to many I popped and decided it was time to relive this masterpiece. 194 woorden meer

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