Am I the milkman of the month or not?!?
Wow! What a delightful film.
Jonathan Demme has created a magical movie world where you just want to spend as much time with these characters as possible. In fact, every time things move forward, I kinda felt cheated, because I wanted to spend more time right where we were. Seriously, this movie could have been a 6 hour film about nothing and I think I would have been just as enthralled.
I say “characters", but that’s a mistake, because these characters feel really real. Mary Steenburgen’s Oscar winning performance is truly wonderful. Lynda could have easily been a one note character, but she fills it in with such a depth that…