Top 5 movie quotes of 2015

UNDATED - Scene from the film WHIPLASH. J.K. Simmons as Fletcher. Photo by Daniel McFadden, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics

Strong year for strong lines I say. Some stick in your head because they shocked you, some no doubt amused, confused and titillated you. Some perhaps inspired you. Here’s my top five of the year.

Whiplash: Who knew jazz could be so brutal?

His knees weak, arms are heavy, vomit on his sweater, mom’s spaghetti… Sorry, lost myself in the moment there. Short of a hoodie and a rap battle, there’s a lot of similarities to be drawn between Whiplash and 8 Mile. In fact, any sports movie (if you consider freestyle rapping a sport). There’s blood, sweat… Continue reading Whiplash: Who knew jazz could be so brutal?