If you’re a Men in Black fan, you may be thinking, “I know exactly what you’re talking about! Yes! Tommy Lee Jones is awesome as agent K!” Don’t get me wrong, I’m looking forward to MIB3 as much as the next person, but when I say that K is the greatest (and worst) letter in film history, that’s not what I mean.
I’m not talking about Men in Black, or Tommy Lee Jones. I’m talking about The Man in Black and 15 awesome seconds from The Princess Bride:
This moment is brilliantly written and flawlessly delivered. There are so many ways it COULD have been done, but instead, it was done PERFECTLY.
It’s a funny little moment in a funny little sword fight, but good comedy contains truth. Continue Reading →