films are always better after lining up for three hours to rush it at a film festival. still good, but not a 4.5. benoit blanc singing sondheim is an added half star itself, but the “Hugh did this” line reveal and the knife thing almost make this go down a half star. almost. HOWEVER, I can’t help but thing that this would’ve been better if frank oz played yoda and miss piggy in this instead. can you imagine if they…
Oh man, I forgot how great this film was. And seeing it on 35mm was an extra bonus treat!
I hadn’t seen this in full in SO long, but I’m so glad I went tonight. And the programmer who chose this as part of the In Praise of Catherine O’Hara series was so passionate about her performance in the pre-movie talk, that she just shone like she never did before in this screening.
Watching this, I realized how awesome my…
Woah, what an achievement.
If this sweeps at the Oscars, I won’t be surprised. It’s wondrous. The score, the cinematography and editing, the sound, everything about it— just incredible.
Not usually a fan of war films but... Jesus. Wow.
EDIT: the only trailer they played before this was Cats. Just thought that was an important thing people should know.