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Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Dinner for Schmucks

Dinner for Schmucks (2010)

Writer: David Guion & Michael Handelman (screenplay), Francis Veber (original movie "le diner de cons")
Director: Jay Roache
Starring:Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, Jemaine Clement, Zach Galifianakis,

to get a promotion a guy has to bring an idiot to a dinner so everybody can make fun of the idiot. in walks steve carell. hijinks ensue. deep down heart of gold. happily ever after.

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i wanted this to be funny, and it was. slightly. i don't think i laughed out loud, but i smiled a couple times. it just seemed really predictable and done. meh. maybe i've been with moster too long. the ennui that seethes through his system has also infected mine? are my standards too high? what was the last movie i found funny? i think it was "the other guys". that was a funny movie....

i liked the taxidermied mice in their intricate dioramas. i enjoyed the tower of dreams monologue/ presentation. i think that's the most positive thing i can say. oh, and i still like steve carell. he keeps doing me wrong, but i keep going back for more. why is that? because i really liked "dan in real life" i guess.

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