Professional Human, movie lover, general appreciator.
24 hours later and I still don't know what to think.
This film made me feel really hard. I know its kind of a weird statement but I felt so strange afterward.
There is a lot of greatness in the film. The performances, especially Joaquin Phoenix, were incredible. The cinematography was gorgeous. The storytelling was utterly unique. Still, there is something I can't put my finger on, something uncomfortable, some disturbing feeling deep inside me that doesn't want to watch this movie again. Still, I'll probably have to in order to fully understand it.
This is my favorite movie to turn on and hang out with. Today I turned it on as a semi-rebellion against 101 Dalmatians and my daughter controlling what we watch. Turns out Paterson has a few of her favorite things; a dog and "Wheels On The Bus." We sat together and colored pictures and had the pleasant movie on around us. It was really nice. My wife and I drew pictures of dogs, Lane made circles on the paper and…