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Paul Thomas Anderson / Re: Other actors/directors/etc. who mention PTA
« Last post by ono on September 13, 2018, 11:08:22 AM »
They had fun. “On the way to Phil's house,” Reilly said, dropping into his dim, thick cop voice, “I would be like, ‘Apparently’—and I had the Oakleys on—‘this individual thinks they can play their music however loud they want. Well, I got news for them. There's a thing called the law.’ ” They'd improvise, Anderson catching it all on tape. The footage would eventually yield Reilly's lonely officer in Magnolia, but at the time, the exercise scratched a new itch. He was improvising seriously, but it was also deeply, stupidly, pee-your-pants hilarious, Hoffman faking a heart attack before sprinting away cursing. “It was really, really, really, really, really, really fun,” Anderson recalled.

Awesome.  Wish that would turn up someday.

I hate that throwaway line about CMBB though. Why not go into more detail about that?
The Small Screen / Re: GLOW
« Last post by ono on September 13, 2018, 10:44:13 AM »
This shown is better than the no replies in this thread would have you believe.  Brie.  Maron.  Season 2 just doubles down on the campy fun with a great finale. Check it out if you haven't.  That is all.
The Small Screen / Re: BoJack Horseman (Netflix, Will Arnett, Aaron Paul, Alison Brie)
« Last post by ono on September 13, 2018, 10:41:35 AM »

Bojack Horseman is my favorite show right now.  That said, while yet again acclaimed, I felt season 4 was a bit lackluster compared to the heights achieved in season 2 which made me love it so, and the soul-crushing existentialism of season 3.  Still, I can't wait to watch this this weekend!
The Small Screen / Re: Conan's the man!
« Last post by ono on September 13, 2018, 10:32:32 AM »

Conan was once the GOAT. Early 2000s late night was a golden age. It will be nice to reminisce.  Even just skimming the reddit thread about this, and sheer mentions of all the great sketches and bits over the years, brought a smile to my face.
This Year In Film / Re: a quiet place
« Last post by Jeremy Blackman on September 13, 2018, 12:18:30 AM »
Yikes, don't really get the hate for this. Can you guys provide any details? Maybe I can be convinced.

Sure, I can think of 2 or 3 moments that didn't make sense, and I definitely got some echoes of Signs, but it's certainly not as braindead as you're suggesting. I thought it was an enjoyable thriller.
DVD Talk / Re: Random DVD and Blu-ray announcements
« Last post by jenkins on September 13, 2018, 12:07:44 AM »

November 13

it's actually the only Mary Pickford film i've seen. Mary Pickford is a huge fucking deal in movie land. the academy has a building named after her. this movie really has everything. no i mean it. The Docks of New York has more cinematic flare, but Little Annie Rooney is a lighter, more nimble depiction of city life, with what are still the most vital elements of a city movie: a diverse cast who leverage their strength and laughs against the weight of life. it's all right here.
This Year In Film / Re: Lowlife
« Last post by Jeremy Blackman on September 12, 2018, 10:37:39 PM »
Just saw this. It is pretty much what you would expect from the teaser trailer, which completely nails the tone. It's not as zany and fast-paced as I imagined, but it is certainly messed up and darkly comedic.

The acting ranges from shaky to great. But it's good when it matters. I have to say, I did not expect the movie to come together as strongly as it did. The latter half is actually better, and the ending does not disappoint.
This Year In Film / Re: The Wild Boys
« Last post by wilder on September 12, 2018, 10:04:36 PM »
Blu-ray from Altered Innocence on December 11, 2018

David Lynch / Re: Lost Highway or Mulholland Drive
« Last post by BB on September 12, 2018, 09:31:05 PM »
MD. Saw it first when I was 14, my second Lynch movie after Elephant Man, and it changed my life forever.
This Year In Film / Re: Waterlily Jaguar
« Last post by eward on September 12, 2018, 08:22:57 PM »
For a split second I thought it said Written & Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and I nearly shat meself.
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