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Thursday
Nov032011

Advice, sort of...

Several years ago, I wrote about regret and I included Danny Devito's monologue from the Big Kahuna.  The movie was adapted from a stageplay called "Hospitality Suite" and Kevin Spacey took it on as his special project.

While the movie didn't do very well at the box office - there were no car chases, explosions, or aliens - it has managed to become somewhat of a cult classic in recent years.  If you haven't seen it, you might want to put this little movie on your to-do list.  Spacey and Devito are at their best and deliver top notch performances.

Probably the oddest thing about the film was how famous the movie ending monologue - played to music - became. It played over the credits and many versions made their way onto radio. As the internet evolved, people even made their own interpretations to share on YouTube. Here's one of the best of those:

 

 

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