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The Hit is a fun crime/road movie set in Spain with great performances by John Hurt, Tim Roth and Terence Stamp
im not going to suggest either of these are first rate comedies but wet hot american summer, a send up of movies like meatballs, has a minor cult following owing to its cast mostly members of the state comedy troupe among others while easy a, a contemporary take on john hughes type high school comedies has good performances by emma stone, patricia clarkson and stanley tucci.
the horse boy
heard an interview with the father of this boy on the radio yesterday. the boy has autism and the parents have brought their son to work with shamen in australian, africa and mongolia. the shamen say that the qualities this boy has, "autistic" qualities are the very same ones which in their societies would qualify them to be shamen's apprentices.