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“The United States of Tara”

Mar
27
2009

winger and hathaway getting dysfunctional

Last weekend, Netflix brought me what I thought was a gift: Rachel Getting Married. I’d been kicking myself for not catching it in the theater, because it sounded like my kind of movie. Anne Hathaway (gone to the dark side, which is even better), Rosemarie DeWitt, Debra Winger, and an indie feel — what’s not [...]

Mar
23
2009

toni toni toni

Thanks to The United States of Tara, I start each week with thoughts of Toni Collette. What is it about her? I mean, yeah, I know what it is — she’s gifted, she’s gorgeous, she’s hilarious — but there’s something extra going on. Allow me to ponder the evidence for a moment. I first saw [...]