I love movies.
Like, if movies were a person I would straighten my hair, put on makeup, jewelry, costumes, etc, for them. And I would enjoy it.
But, lately I have no time for movies and while I used to just drop everything and bootleg the shit out of them, I don’t even have time for that anymore. So, now I have to yell at myself (mentally): NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NON. I throw the ‘non’ in variety, because I like to end it with a French accent.
Anyway, I have a running list of movies on a little pink post-it note that I allow myself to watch when I have time–ie. when working late or when the weekend comes along.
This weekend I got to see TWO movies, that’s right TWO!
One was Precious, which broke my heart/opened my eyes/made me cry tears from heaven and so on and so forth. Then I saw The Hurt Locker, which made me want to hug a soldier/Iraqi citizen/anyone affected by or confronted with war on a daily basis.
Yes, it’s Oscar season: the most wonderful time of the year.
And in non-Oscar related movies, here’s one I can’t wait to see: