Everyone’s Talkin’ Bout Movies! Why Can’t I? I Can. Let’s Do This.

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This was my favorite movie this year. I always have loved Nicole Holofcener movies but I didn’t realize they were Nicole Holofcener until my very smart and pretty roommate schooled me, because she’s a major fan. I watched this movie twice in a row actually. Like all the others, this one stars Catherine Keener, who is every indie boys older lady boner inducer. Oliver Platt, while isn’t an ideal husband always, is very loveable and funny and real. Nicole knows how to make her characters talk that is always so honest, funny, and sad. Her movies are so down played and never really peak in the way that most Hollywood movies do, so it sometimes feels like you’re just watching someone else’s life (but with much funnier dialogue).

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I also really enjoyed this movie and it’s pretty cool that the writer/director Lena Dunham is so young. This movie is getting a lot of hype. When I was her age I was not thinking about making movies, I was thinking about how to get free drinks and convince dudes to date me. I had it all wrong. It seems like Lena Dunham actually watched a lot of Nicole Holofcener movies (another observation from my intelligent roomie) and then made a movie. So again, that’s how amazing Nicole Holofcener is. I had some good laughs during this movie and I enjoyed watching Lena as a real girl with a real body look so confident. Refreshing!

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  • brononymouse

    not sure I get the joke of the headline……. or any of the jokes rly. seems 'pointless'
    thnx for giving away the end to black swan tho

    • Hyacinthe

      Oh, please.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Bee-Goode/100001676566533 Bee Goode

    black swan was awesome. better than the wrestler.

  • http://heheheheheheheeheheheehehe.com/ tao

    sweet 'round up'

    i liked mark ruffalo in 'the kids are alright'

  • http://twitter.com/rislynsey christopher lynsey

    “The Fighter” is good. Maybe my favorite movie of 2010.

  • Hipercee

    fighter was good, watch out for uncontrollable arm spams during the fight scenes. and afterwards some individuals will be unconsciously dropping their “r's”

  • Hugh Lilly

    “every indie boys older lady boner inducer.” hahaha, so true

    • Zara

      i have the biggest girl crush on catherine keener, she rules! 

  • http://twitter.com/brownnnbear Jocelyn

    Coen* not Cohen.

  • http://twitter.com/JosephErnest Joseph Ernest Harper

    I liked Somewhere. Except the end. Like the very end. You know what I mean.

    • Hugh Lilly

      pfft the ending is good! just like the whisper in LiT

      • http://twitter.com/JosephErnest Joseph Ernest Harper

        Laughed big as at this. Then was like, 'hope it's a joke'.

        Guess that's what you get when you use yr husband instead of MBV to cut costs.

        Kind of feel like SoCo only married that dude from Feenix cos she couldn't snag a member of the Strokes right?

  • UHNONNYMUS

    True Grit is worth it just for Matt Damon's mustache. Also it isn't boring at all!

  • http://twitter.com/jewelstwts ashlee jewel

    that catfish trailer just changed my life. whoa

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