We just saw the film Me and You and Everyone We Know, and it’s the best movie I’ve seen in the last week (which means, better than The 40-Year Old Virgin, which was good, and better than Broken Flowers, which was only okay). MAYAEWK is probably hard to locate right now — it’s been in theaters a few weeks, and is a highly… idiosyncratic indie flick (I’m purposefully avoiding “quirky,” because I don’t think that overused phrase does the film justice). But it’s worth locating, worth seeing if you’re interested in a strong personal voice telling a set of stories in a truly cinematic way.
The movie also goes to show that while Anthony Lane is a good writer, he’s a pretty shabby critic.
Damn. I think MT took out one of my pointers!
Here’s what it shoulda said: