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ME AND YOU AND EVERYONE WE KNOW

Me and You and Everyone We Know Movie Review


R91 min, 2005

Director: Miranda July
Writer: Miranda July
Stars: John Hawkes, Miranda July, Miles Thompson

Miranda July’s Me and You and Everyone We Know is a whimsical, warm, odd but universally relatable ensemble romantic comedy – another in the growing sub-genre of what Alissa Quart in Film Comment called “hyperlink films.” These are essentially the kinds of movies where fates are interlocked and characters who seemingly have a tenuous relation at best are shown to in fact be utterly inseparable – if only cosmically (think of the work of Robert Altman, Paul Thomas Anderson, and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, but on a smaller scale). Continue reading

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