Sunday, May 24, 2009

5 Movies That Turn A F*d Up Situation Into A Beautiful Thing

you know those movies...the movies were everything is pretty much ---damned all to hell..but somehow, they manage to make a point that makes it all better again? Which gives all you depressed, dried humor,emo people --hope? (or maybe that's just me?)

well here are 5 movies that can bring you a little light at the end of that dark tunnel...

1.Juno

"unplanned pregnancy,failed adoption,love"
Juno is a sixteen year old high school student faced with an unexpected pregnancy. The father is another teenager who she doesn't consider to be her boyfriend. She wants it to go away like a bad dream, but she realizes she needs to take control of the situation.
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2.Little Miss Sunshine
"divorce? bankrupt? suicide?"
The Hoover family is the dictionary definition for the word "dysfunctional". The dad Richard is a man who gives lectures on winners and losers, the wife is Sheryl, a chain-smoking, frazzled wife and working mother whose idea of a home cooked meal frequently consists of a bucket of chicken. Her gay brother Frank recently attempted suicide. The grandpa is Edwin, a drug addict. The son is Dwayne a rebel who has vowed not to talk until he gets into the Air Force. And then there is Olive, a seven-year old girl who dreams of going to the Little Miss Sunshine pageant.
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3.Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind "depression,love,confusion"
A couple undergo a procedure to erase each other from their memories when their relationship turns sour, but it is only through the process of loss that they discover what they had to begin with.

4.Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
"unrequited love,breakups,awesome---awesome nights"
It's been three weeks, two days, and 23 hours since Tris broke up with Nick. And now here she is at his gig, with a new guy. How could she have moved on so fast? This begins the night of Nick, Norah and Manhattan. The night of stripping nuns, hotel ice rooms, Russian food, psychotic ex-boyfriends and lovingly trashy ex-girlfriends. It's the night of Julio and Salvatore. The night of holding hands and writing songs and singing in the rain. It's a night they'll never forget.
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5.He's Just Not That Into You
"infidelty,pathetic-ness,rejection,new love"
The needy Gigi Haim is a young woman seeking her prince charming somewhere amongst her unsuccessful dates. After dating estate agent Conor Barry, Gigi anxiously expects to receive a phone call from him. However Conor never calls her. Gigi decides to goes to the bar where he frequents to see him, but she meets his friend Alex who works there. They become friends and Alex helps Gigi to interpret the subtle signs given out by her dates.
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