Jennifer (gaaneden) wrote,
Jennifer
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Casablanca

I'm watching Casablanca for the first time and, just like when I finally watched The Godfather, so many cultural references are suddenly falling into place. Those things that are parodies or homages have instantly become pale imitations that personify the concept that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

Ingrid Bergman is exquisite and Humphrey Bogart has joined my collection of anti-hero fantasies for a rainy day.

Here's looking at you, kid.
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