Aaron Katz’s Cold Weather is sort of annoying, but if you give yourself over to its ambling, mumblecore style, it’s eventually kind of powerful too. And beautifully shot.
“Even the most pointless obsession can yield a certain kind of depth if it is pursued unfailingly.” This is a great book about memory and rock and roll.
“Our good fortune allowed us to feel a sadness our parents didn’t have time for.” We ended up kind of loving Beginners, despite the heavy quirk factor.
“If you don’t have good dreams, Bagel, you got nightmares.” It’s about time for our annual screening of Diner.
Krumpers gonna Krump
“Tell us a story from before we can remember.” Tree of Life hits KC multiplexes tomorrow. Please go. And turn off your fucking cellphones.