Monday, February 02, 2009

Last night, I finally took JBug to see Twilight. She has been asking for a while, and our schedule lined up to allow it. First, we went at 10:15 p.m. which was a good time. Sunday night, all the kids are home in bed in preparation for school. Also, the city of Orange has a 10 o' clock curfew, so that meant we were alone in the theatre. Which was good, so I could talk through the movie. It was the only thing that got me through it. The director of the movie also directed Thirteen. And that's the problem. She treated all of the characters like they were angsty jr. highers. Truly, a waste. She took a decent teen lit book and destroyed it with poor casting, awful makeup and laughable acting. This Edward is not someone you would fall for. And the woodeness of Kristen Stewart really calls into doubt her ability to feel anything for him.

Sad state of affairs when the humans have more life and are more interesting than the vampires you are supposed to revere. Suffice it to say, that's two hours I won't get back.

T, who loves vampires, but not these

2 sent chocolate:

Missy said...

Is that actual t-shirt you can buy? If so, someone should totally buy it for my birthday. It's awesome! That would have made the movie much more interesting.

T. said...

Missy> YES! I found it here: http://www.jinx.com/men/shirts/geek/buffy_staked_edward.html can you believe it?? I want to buy it, but my daughter would be mad. (what better reason?

T.

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