“I love the diner scene in Five Easy Pieces - I saw the film in 1970 when I was 30 - every since, it seems I am running into this type of confrontation between myself and some kind of unreasonable . . .”
“1. Gilliam's knack for finding medieval-looking settings within early '90s New York City.
2. Great performances by Williams, Bridges, Ruehl, Jeter, and Waits.
3. A happy ending/salvation that was . . .”