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Tear Jerker: The Cinema Snob
"There's no such thing as happy dreams, right? Everyone has nightmares every night like me? Please tell me I'm normal." Yep, you now want to hug a short, bearded, jackass film snob.
The Cinema Bum. Despite being used for a brief sketch, Brad's performance of him as a desperate vagrant lamenting his life is really convincing, and you just can't help but feel sorry for the poor bastard whenever you see him. Somebody buy that man a sandwich, please. Unfortunately, as of the Plutonium Baby review, he's most likely dead from the freezing weather outside.
As Brad himself notes, the slow transformation of the "hero" of Rock: Its Your Decision from a music loving, likeable average joe into a ranting, raving, delusional fundamentalist who has destroyed his life, his relationships with all his friends, and most likely his future, is downright depressing.
The fact that the (REAL) people who made the movie would consider the character's transformation an Crowning Moment of Heartwarming/Awesome is pretty depressing.
Brad and Jillian have separated. Not "divorced", like how some are interpreting things, only separated. But it still sucks, though. Although they were in a Midnight Screening video together, which shows they can at least be friends.
A minor example, but one that does stick-out nonetheless. At the end of his Sleepaway Camp III review, after finding out that the girlfriend of a Meet Cute couple already has a boyfriend, the look of betrayal is painfully clear on Brad's face, even if it was merely meant for a joke (especially painful since he had rooted for the couple to survive throughout the entire movie).