Got to cosplay affluence* last night, going out with Jess for italian in Edina then seeing The Farewell at the Landmark Cinema.
*(Does this even qualify? Felt like it did, because, you know, Edina and wine with $20 pasta)
The nearly-empty, Wednesday-evening Landmark Cinema reminds me of the 60s version of the hotel in “The Grand Budapest Hotel”. The lonesome lobby person as the only visible staff, the ventilation noises conspicuously audible in the absence of any conversation above a murmur, the unused and thrice-made-over grandeur.
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