Where have I been? Clearly, I belong in Loserville as I was only able to watch 500 Days of Summer yesterday.
And if you have watched it, I am sure you know this movie clearly belongs to my favorites. Since I love love stories.
Ooppps, as the narrator said:
“This is not a love story.
This is a story about love.”
I love how they kept it real, how love normally happens, how abruptly it goes, how hard it is to survive a broken heart, the grey lines between friends and ex-lovers, recovering and all of that. It is also a movie that doesn’t have a goodlooking guy, the type you imagine in movies, but hey, it works. Their chemistry works. And how nerdy and extremely attractive that your guy is the one responsible for writing all those good stuff in greeting cards (and address plaques)? I’d take that over an architect any time
And since I am cheezy like dut, one of my favorite scenes:
And now I understand why friends in LA post pictures like this:
I most definitely will be sitting on that bench, when the time comes.