Category Archives: Woody Allen

Day 60: Annie Hall

Annie Hall w/ Woody Allen & Diane Keaton

We’re delivered a harsh truth: some things just don’t work out. Sometimes, the reality is that we’re not fundamentally made for each other. It’s like swallowing down a dry pill, you know exactly what’s happening but it’s not going down easy. It’s a fragile truth I’ve been slowly accepting of my own relationships and as I get older, sometimes it’s the most logical argument. Risen from platonic feelings, it’s the hardest because you can’t blame/hate on anyone. No matter how we try to overanalyze each phase of the relationship, there’s not much to do once we both reached that conclusion. Better than saying at least he’s not into you, you’re just both not into each other. Continue reading

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Day 2: Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris w/ Owen Wilson & Marion Cotillard

I wanted to see this film during the summer in New York but never got around to it. I’m paying for it big time. I streamed the film, making it ten billion times longer to view. Smart move there.

It’s a Woody Allen film, can’t really go wrong there. Visually, it’s exceptional beautifully – rich tones and textures. It provided a setting for all things of ┬álove to happen. Literally. The storyline revolves around Wilson’s character Gil, who, according to his fiancee, played by Rachel McAdams, is in love with nostalgia. His idea of perfect romance occurs in Paris during the 1920’s. Of course, during that time, the best of the modern world was in Paris – the Fitzgeralds, Pablo Picasso, Gertrude Stein..Dali. So, you get the gist of what’s happening immediately. Continue reading

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