Crazy Heart

2 scenes that are worth the movie to me: The phone conversation between Jeff Bridges and his estranged son. It’s short, monosyllabic, and perhaps you will not even notice it when it happens, but when I watched that scene, I was riveted. The “father who walks out on toddler then calls out of the blue… Continue reading Crazy Heart

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Evening of findings

3 findings tonight (late) 1) Crossing Delancey …a surprise of a movie about a microcosm of the New York Jewish community, and a meditation on singlehood and finding love. A 33-year old single girl–happy, successful, loving her life in the literary circles of the city–reluctantly finds herself in the talons of a well-meaning matchmaker who… Continue reading Evening of findings