RACHEL! I Don’t Care That You Can’t Attend, It’s Your Birthday So You Have to Pick Our Movie This Week!

Was that title clear? Should I make it more creepily personal and specific in a way that makes this blog appear like a college friends email group and not like a Formal Public Film Analysis Site? Anyway, RACHEL!!!! It’s your BIRTHDAY!!!!! So you have to pick the movie even if you don’t attend.

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Friday WatchAlong: Ghungroo! 4pm Chicago Time (AN HOUR LATER THAN USUAL)

First, NOTE THE TIME CHANGE!!!! 4pm!!!!! I had a last minute chance to get together with a friend this afternoon and I couldn’t pass it up. So I moved watchalong an hour. If I run even longer than that (stuck in traffic, whatever), just wait for me to say “And PLAY”.

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IMPORTANT QUESTION: What Movie Should We Watch for Shashi Week?

I’m too mad to think about Shashi today because everything in the world is messed up and horrible (as previously noted, Spring should be SPRING, not this back and forth spring-winter-spring-winter). So y’all get to/have to help me. We are looking for a Shashi movie that will make people happy, and is readily accessible on streaming services. So not Deewar, and not Doosra Aadmi. (also, because the world is HORRIBLE, I messed up posting this post, sorry if you got two notices)

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Friday Watchalong on Saturday BECAUSE I AM GETTING VACCINATED!!! Oh, and We’re Watch Chandni

This is all very exciting and last minute, the National Guard just opened up some mass vaccination centers in IL, and if I drive for 6 hours there and 6 hours back I could get a shot TOMORROW. So I took the slot, told my boss I was gonna be out of office, asked my parents to dogsit, and called my doctor to make sure she could give me a note to confirm I qualify under the new very very loose IL State restrictions. All of this in like the last hour. And then I thought “woops! I have to reschedule Friday watchalong!!!”

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