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Film Club the 25th

Ruby Sparks (2012)

Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris

Starring: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Annette Bening

Blurb: A novelist struggling with writer’s block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a female character he thinks will love him, then willing her into existence. 328 more words

Little Miss Sunshine (2006)


Little Miss Sunshine is a nice film, a cute film. That is its very problem. It is just ‘nice’. It is a comedy about illusions and dreams and hopes, extremely fertile territory for Americans. 95 more words

Film Reviews

I watched Ruby Sparks

This is a cute film, but ultimately somewhat forgettable. Still worth a watch, though.



Director of Photography: Tim Suhrstedt

Director: Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris

Perfect Shots

Ruby Sparks (2012)

Dr. Bronner’s hemp rose pure-Castile liquid soap on Gertrude’s dressing table.

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Movie Quote of the Day - Ruby Sparks, 2012 (dir. Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris)

Ruby Sparks: You don’t have any friends.
Calvin Weir-Fields: I have you. I don’t need anyone else.
Ruby Sparks: That’s a lot of pressure.

Movie Quote Of The Day