Happy Cyber Monday, everyone! Black Friday shoppers must HATE today. There’s no one to fight!
You probably noticed a few extra e-mails in your inbox this morning. 261 more words
Once, Albert Brooks was the ultimate everyman schlemiel; here that schlemiel dies, and he’s uncomfortable even in the afterlife. This is a date movie? Well, he meets Meryl Streep, the only other recently deceased person under seventy, and as they each attend hearings before a purgatorial tribunal to examine their lives and determine if they have exhibited enough courage to “move forward” (think of it as Beverly Hills Buddhism), they fall in love, even though there’s no hope that they can ever be together. 79 more words
The title’s Thoreau, the clip’s Modern Romance (1981).