I’m a positive guy!
Sandworms. Dune. Spice. Cocaine.
Boy I'd love some cocaine. Would love to rewind time to 1988 and have some cocaine with Keaton. Cocaine could get an executive producer credit on this one! Ha!
Watched first hour of this with two grown adults who could quote EVERY single line. They were not on cocaine.
Me Octopus Student. Makes more sense because this is entirely about the man and nothing to do with the octopus. Even though we SEE a lot of octopus, she is uncredited and unnamed. Bechdel Test failed. She's got more in common with a stalked 90s love interest. The manic-pixie-dream-cephalopod has no agency, no say in her portrayal, just a carrot on a stick for your Dad's golf buddy who just splooged his retirement fund on an underwater camera and a…
JK Simmons does a lot of name-calling in this filum, but only twice does he reference Pop-culture characters in doing so.
EXAMPLE ONE: A gormless young trumpet(?) man is afraid and thinks maybe his trombone(?) is out of tune. Black T-shirt Daddy calls him “Elmer Fudd”.
EXAMPLE TWO: A gormless young stage-hand(?) is not very tall and says nothing but exists in space near everyone backstage. Your smug-uncle with his nice-biceps calls the young man “Mini-me” (Austin Powers)