Creative Director of Music
Mondo, Death Waltz Recording Co.
I finally learned that Wes Anderson poached his closing credits to Life Aquatic from this movie and suddenly that movie makes so much more sense to me.
So I liked it more the third time than either of the previous two times.
Maybe I have Stockholm syndrome.
Maybe I was finally able to let the stupidity wash over me and allow it to just try to entertain me.
Maybe I could finally just see it less cynically, and see the utter desperation to be loved underneath.
Either way, it’s fascinating to watch the chemical reaction of a movie that runs entirely on emotional fumes because the idea…