Posts Tagged ‘Charlie Kaufman’

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

“Is there any risk of brain damage?” “Well, technically speaking, the operation is brain damage, but it’s on par with a night of heavy drinking.  Nothing you’ll miss.” Greetings and salutations, movie lovers!  In tonight’s episode, we’ll wrap up 2011 and our Charlie Kaufman trilogy with 2004’s Eternal Sunshine for the Spotless Mind, directed by…

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Adaptation.

“I wonder who’s gonna play me? Someone not too fat. I liked that Gerard Depardieu, but can he not do the accent? Anyway, it’s done. And that’s something.” It’s the second collaboration between director Spike Jonze and screenwriter Charlie Kaufman, and it’s another brilliant film to talk about. This time, it’s 2002’s Adaptation. Join us…

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Being John Malkovich

“There’s a tiny door in my office, Maxine. It’s a portal and it takes you inside John Malkovich. You see the world through John Malkovich’s eyes… and then after about 15 minutes, you’re spit out… into a ditch on the side of the New Jersey Turnpike.” Many people consider 1999 to be one of the…

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