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Mockingbird at the Movies: About Schmidt

About Schmidt is a about a man named Schmidt (Jack Nicholson). An insurance actuary from Nebraska, Schmidt is a normal guy. That is, he’s basically selfish. He’s not overwhelmingly selfish, just sort of standard-ly selfish. In fact, if Schmidt has a defining characteristic, it’s his almost oppressive normal-ness. After an unseen turn in his life […]

Mockingbird At The Movies: Cuckoo’s Nest and Humboldt County

Another double feature night from resident Mbird expert, John Stamper: I’ve never been able to say why I love One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest as much as I do — and I am not sure I can now. Part of has to do with simply extraordinarily truthful acting by a large ensemble of people. […]