“And why do we do that? I’ll tell you why we do that. We do that to find love – Oh I love to be in love – don’t you love to be in love?” – Bette Midler as Mary Rose Foster
Some notes and observations from the 2017 year in movies.
Winner of the 2011 Silver Berlin Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival.
“The Cold War did not end, it merely shattered into a thousand pieces.” – Charlotte Rampling as Matron
“So there’s nothing that I can do. Is that what you’re saying?” – Bruce Willis as Paul Kersey
“Most important thing, keep your finger off the trigger at all times unless you need to shoot somebody. When the happens, hold it until you run dry.” – Pablo Schreiber as Ray Merrimen
My complete list of Oscar predictions, winners, and other thoughts.
One of the five nominees for Best Documentary Short Subject.
“I mean, my mom is weird, and collects seashells. Your dad levels cities and attacks innocent people. So, they’ve all got their quirks, ya know.” – Kumail Nanjiani as Jay
“Even to understand the word ‘doublethink’ involves the use of doublethink. I was doing in parallel two things which cancelled out each other and being fully contradictory. Doping and anti-doping.” – Grigory Rodchenkov