Thursday, September 22, 2011
It stars Kevin Bacon as a stock trader turned bike messenger, and it is like the eighties filtered through a lens made of pure eighties. I recommend it. Highly. The soundtrack is like…uhn. It also reminded me of a fact one must not let slip from one's daily consciousness—Larry Fishburne is a fucking fox! He may just get my nomination as one of Hollywood's Top Five Foxes of All-Time. Behold his dishiness as it transcends role and age:
Goddamn you and your stern-but-dreamy eyes, Fishburne!
And of course, here's the trailer for Quicksilver (1986). It's slightly more OTT than the actual movie…but only slightly: