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Time: 100 Minutes
Age Rating: R18 – Graphic violence
Director: Nicholas Winding-Refn
Cast: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Albert Brooks, Oscar Isaac, Christina Hendricks and Ron Perlman… 671 more words


Happy birthday, Albert Brooks

Today is the 65th birthday of Albert Brooks — in my humble opinion, one of the funniest men to ever grace the planet.

Brooks has been dubbed in many ways — “the comedian’s comedian,” “the West Coast Woody Allen” — all of which are another way of saying that usually, Brooks is too smart for the room. 280 more words

The In-Laws (2003)

Didn’t remember the plot or anything even tho I’ve seen it once before which was cool. Way better than i imagined it was going to be and according to imdb.com I loved it the last time as well (bless my horrible memory ?… this time). 226 more words


Life Lessons in 'Finding Nemo'

Pixar could make a movie about chewing gum and it would be a blockbuster success. I wonder who the brave soul was who walked into the producer’s office and said, “So… I’m thinking… talking fish…” … 630 more words



Mother (1996)
★★★★ / ★★★★

John (Albert Brooks), a science fiction novelist, has just been divorced for the second time. While sharing a few drinks with a friend (John C. 637 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

The Dangers of Positive Thinking...

There’s a popular (and silly) philosophical test out there that shows you a glass half-full of water; if you say the glass is half-full, you’re an optimistic… if you say it’s half empty, then you’re a pessimist. 698 more words

Lost in America (1985)

Is Lost in America the worst vacation on film? Don’t throw down an extreme-scenario gauntlet if you don’t want Albert Brooks to step up and take the gold. 74 more words