Some notes and observations from the 2017 year in movies.
“Yelling anything at a comedian is considered heckling. Heckling doesn’t have to be negative.” – Kumail Nanjiani
“This is the dream! It’s conflict and it’s compromise, and it’s very, very exciting!” – Ryan Gosling as Sebastian
“Dad, I can’t believe you smoked… and drank… and was such a slut… But I still love you.” – Abigail Breslin as Maya Hayes
“I met a man today. For the first time in ages, I put myself out there. And I took a chance. Blah, blah, blah, the end.” – Lake Bell as Nancy
“If you had it all to do over again, would you still have married me?” – Carole Lombard as Ann Smith
“A week ago I bought a rifle, I went to the store – I bought a rifle! I was gonna, you know, if they told me I had a tumor, I was gonna kill myself. The only thing that might-ve stopped me – MIGHT’VE – is that my parents would be devastated. I would have to shoot them also, first. And then I have an aunt and uncle – you know – it would’ve been a blood bath.” – Woody Allen as Mickey
“Ask me nicely to marry you… Margaret.” – Ryan Reynolds as Andrew Paxton