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Brick (2005)

26 Aug

And yet, somehow, he's completely believable as a badass.

All I knew about “Brick” before watching it was that Joseph Gordon-Levitt played the main character. This film won a little game I like to call Netflix Roulette: I scroll through my queue, decide upon an arbitrary variable (rating, runtime, etc.) and watch the first movie available as an instant view that fits the criteria. Had I known ahead of time I’d be watching a neo-noir set in high school, I might have hesitated. As it is, I’m glad I didn’t. Continue reading