30 Day Film Challenge is a challenge that lasts thirty days. It gives me a chance to wax poetic about my favorite medium, and put up silly pictures/videos.
Day 16 – A Film You Used to Love, Now Hate
Hate is such a strong word. We already went through the films that I didn’t like, and even then I said I was disappointed, not really hating them. But if I had to pick some that I’m not that fond of anymore, I’d have to say:
Memento or Billy Madison
The more I think about Memento, the more I am not really enthused about it. I love Chris Nolan, I love Guy Pearce, but I think I would rather read this story than have someone imagine it for me.
Oh, Billy. I actually love Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore, Big Daddy, Mr. Deeds and all the ones in between, especially Punch Drunk Love.. The reason I put it on the list is to lament at what Adam Sandler has become. After 2002, he became a sort of cariacture of himself. Like he made a clone of himself so he could chill at home, but as we all know a clone is a slightly skewed version of the original. NOT QUITE AS GOOD.
Whoa. Sorry about that. Anyway, let’s calm down with this clip: