"Alan Rickman, marvelous as ever, balances his character's priggishness with curiosity and a barely hidden streak of hedonism. In one dialogue-free scene, a Mexican farmer by the roadside serves Steven some of his wine with a delicious-looking bowl of guacamole. Rickman's multistage encounter with this unfamiliar treat should be nominated for some kind of Oscar for Best Snack."Now, you see, this is the kind of irresponsible journalism that compels me to go out to Cantina Laredo and spend ridiculous amounts of money. Damn you, Dana Stevens. Damn you all to HEEEEELLLLLLLLLLL!
Friday, August 08, 2008
Avocado, Tomatoes, Red Onion...
The following is from Dana Stevens' review of Bottle Shock on Slate: