My favorite on-screen pep talk of all time.
Just watched this last night. My favourite part is “I’m going to get you.” because I can imagine a ton of ways to read this line. Like someone promising to kick some ass to teach a little lesson, like a mom playing “tickle monster”, like a solemn promise to help and it all fits.
Saw this on the Sunday of it’s opening weekend and the crowd went nuts at the window scene. My favorite living actor before he died. RIP PSH and Mike Nichols. One of two director swan songs he was in that year. Lumet ended on a high note with Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead.
Hail, Caesar! is not one of the Coen Bros. greats, but it does at least contain this random, hilarious dance number: