My name is Laura and I like movies (“Hi, Laura.”)
My favorites are the last four movies I rated five stars.
“She said she knew we were safe with you, and always would be, because once, when she asked you to, you’d given up the thing you most wanted.”
“She never asked.”
My friend asked after the movie if the film was saying that Ryder was a bitch. I understand where that confusion comes from but I don’t think Wharton or Scorsese is interested in passing judgment as definitively as that. It was the slightest bit machiavellian of her to tell…
Shown on 16mm if you can believe
Spielberg always said the ending wouldn’t have been the same if he was a father at the time of making it but I think his childless late 20s self was just being honest. After filming the idyllic father-son mirroring scene in Jaws, he devises another kitchen table showstopper that’s a nightmare instead. He’s trying to put himself in the position of a bad dad before it’s even happened yet because that’s how he…