The Bling Ring’s impossible challenge for us is to reject the moralizing. We feel superior to the teenagers because of the celebrity issue. The four girls and boy represent our[…]
Author: Robert Castle
“Where many people watch a film for a true or faithful rendition of an historical event, I needed confirmation that the thing I was viewing was . . . made up!”
“I want my favorites to get the high ratings — my judgments are being challenged by anonymous forces whom I cannot confront.”
“His plan mirrors Johnny’s, that is, pieces of the plan are known to one person: Johnny and Stanley; and not until the end do we see most of their pieces come into place.
“What is this New York-ness?”
“She is so enthralled by her boy, the loving product from her own body, that she remains blind to his true nature.” One could make the case that Mrs. Bates[…]