Guys, seriously though. A communist joke isn't really funny until everyone gets it.
If there's absolutely one thing I had to point out about this movie that disappointed me so - it's that it tries too damn hard to be quirky.
Ballsy move from David O. Russel, who I believe has never tried to execute this style before. Yes, it's fun and all but what frustrates me the most is it's potential. Maybe if Russel decided to invest half as much as he did into pre-production as he did in his casting, he…
Quick story before my thoughts on the film.
I have a childhood friend who constantly brags on his social media about all the girls he brings home and what a “player” he is. Lately, he posted a Facebook story saying “Yes, I’m a playboy. But I have respect for women. That's why I can always take a NO” followed by the words “NoToRape," "AttractTheRightMen," and "Surround yourself with good guys.”
It’s these stupid fucking microaggressions that make movies…