my first week living in new york, i got locked out of my apartment at about 12 AM. my phone was at 1%. i had to walk half a mile to a diner to charge it so i could take an uber from queens to brooklyn to spend the night at the one persons apartment i knew in the entire city. i had to stop at CVS to buy a charger. it was a disaster. this movie felt like every night that went wrong in new york all wrapped into one. it rules.
there's so much i love about this movie.
i love how the first police officer calls every girl he knows in horny desperation.
i love how he calls his ex's mom just to chat and then asks, one-by-one, to speak to every member of her family.
i love the idea that the conclusions you jump to about a stranger are often wildly off base. i love the intersection of a relatively pure person and a dangerous one. i love the…