MELANIE LAURENT IN INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS: ONE OF THE GREAT PERFORMANCES OF 2009
Actor MELANIE LAURENT gives the performance of her life in INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS – one of the most audacious magical movie masterpieces of the decade.
Yeah. I know. But sometimes extravagant praise is the best (and most accurate) way to get your point across.
OWEN GLEIBERMAN of EW is on the exact same page.
When the SAG AWARD nominations were announced a couple of days ago, DIANE KRUGER (who was also excellent) made the BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS cut.
MELANIE did not.
This may have been due to category confusion. But we’re left with the same unsatisfactory results.
Due to the fact that she was unfortunately overlooked, Owen has posted a passionate eloquent response. Not only do I vehemently agree with every word he wrote about Ms. Laurent, but his prose is a joy to behold.
Go here to find it.