a quick follow up
Expanding on that last newsletter, here is a list of movies that make me HAPPY, whether or not they are critically worthy:
Knight and Day
the Star Wars Prequels
Down With Love
Peter Pan (the 2003 live-action version)
The Philadelphia Story
any Mission: Impossible film, but especially Fallout and Rogue Nation
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Anna and the Apocalypse
Over the Garden Wall
Hunt for the Wilderpeople
The Horatio Hornblower BBC miniseries
bad shark movies with friends!
any John Mulaney standup
And please let me know what your favorite happy movies are!! I could always use more in my arsenal.