Can there be anything more depressing than when you’re stuck doing lengthy promo tours for a movie that came out to a resounding “meh”? Well, strike that –there are a lot of things more depressing than that. Too many to list. But you feel where I’m going. It’s a good thing these people are actors, is what I’m saying, because I’m sure by Foreign City #6 the jet lag takes over and you just want to cry and say, “Fine, OKAY, this is totally average and you should just go see Moonrise Kingdom instead, IS THAT WHAT YOU WANT ME TO SAY?!?” Instead, they paste on a grin and maybe wear a bright color to try and enliven the trip. I’m pretty sure I like this, with just one shard of doubt stabbing into my ribcage. Let’s discuss.

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