It is not up to the very high standards of a film like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, but is still a highly inventive and amusing comedy.
Perhaps the most interesting aspect of the film is the way in which the central premise of the film – two workers in a video store remake movies on the cheap – fits in with the rise of YouTube and the trend of mashups and home videos.
Here are some of Gondry’s picks:
Anxiety Attack – Jeffrey Lewis
The Willowz – Take A Look Around
Chomsky dispels 9/11 conspiracies with sheer logic