Posts tagged ‘Twilight’

How to See New Moon and Not Kill Yourself

Okay ladies and gents, I know most of the people who read this blog are in their 20s, early 30s, and that age group that consists of our parents, BUT-

Don’t pretend like you’re not interested in seeing New Moon. Don’t even dare to play that “Too Cool” card. Because you will lose. So instead of delaying the inevitable, I’ve devised a pain-free way to see the cinematic equivalent of ripping off a bandaid. A very well-toned, awesomely scored, hello-kitty bandaid.

I took the kTrain to New Moon.

#1 Bring a Friend

This seems like obvious advice, but really, it is the most important thing on this list. Without the guffawing of a friend, you’ll feel pressured to take this movie seriously. And therein lies the rub: This movie is total crap. But when you have a friend loudly cackle with you every time there’s a reaction shot of Jasper cullen, it’s a lot easier to choke on your chuckles.

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November 24, 2009 at 9:28 pm 10 comments

Twilight: One Bloated Corpse of a Novel

Here in the luscious greenery that is my hometown of Virginia, I find myself with ample time on my hands. Too much time. While at my seriously lacking bookstore (yes, the same one that didn’t have any copies of The Odyssey [a novel from which all novels were borne]), I found myself thwarted in yet another attempt to get a book I needed/wanted. So what did I buy? Twilight. You already know the story, but, after finishing the book in roughly 12 hours, here is what I have to say:

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January 3, 2009 at 3:12 pm 6 comments

Vampire Stuck in a Tree

I encourage all of you to see the movie “Twilight” because its was first 11 bucks I spend in a theatre not regretting the purchase in an eternity. It’s very romantic. It’s not scary but its shot like it is, pale and anemic like a vampire. I think you should see it in theatres, it’s shot on 35mm. 2:35: 1

Big, blown up, awesome.

37 million dollar budget

69 million dollars in bumps the first weekend!

We have to talk about the soundtrack too– I’ll get to that later.

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November 30, 2008 at 11:36 am 17 comments


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