gene kelly stan #1
file this under ending sequences that changed my life
i could go on a whole book's worth of thoughts on this film, but all my sentiments can be read on the tears streaming down my face (yes this is my nth viewing, and what about it?). me and earl and the dying girl presents the unequivocal doom that mortality sets us up in but does so in the most unassuming, charming way that it's almost criminal.
i have my qualms with…
something about men romanticizing this film does not sit right with me
i agree that it's a gorgeous film— beautifully shot in a way that effectively makes us sympathize for nana, but sympathy can only do so much when a character lacks overall depth.
i tried my best to love this movie, but these stars are for anna karina only.