silly girl watching silly movies and writing silly reviews
Why was this kind of giving Wes Anderson?? Same cozy vibes, dry wit, somewhat similar camera work (although obvi definitely not as stylized, but it gave the same type of meticulous vibe), a little slower pace at times, and like quite a few of the same actors
Overall a cute quirky dawdling mystery that would’ve crumbled under its own self-awareness if not for Saoirse Ronan and Sam Rockwell! So glad the movie focused on them and not the Mousetrap play’s…
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“Everything is bigger in Texas, including your expectations and its reality.”
ok maybe it’s just bc I’m a Texan who moved to nyc to study journalIsm and then moved back home so every joke felt like it was crafted just for me, but this was actually phenomenal imo. Some of it (towards the end mainly) felt a little weaker with trying to decipher ~meaning~, and I def understand people who think it’s stereotyping, but to me it was a really…