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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Sunday, June 22, 2008

Some Assembly Required

Film #30 of '08 and Film #4 of SIFF was Some Assembly Required.

My NetFlix rating: 3.5 stars
Jamie says: Very nicely done documentary about kids competing in a contest to build their own toys. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll wonder how many variations of the contest documentary we'll see before it goes out of vogue.
RIYL: Spellbound, Mad Hot Ballroom, Word Freak, Word Play, etc.

Official Site
SIFF page

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