Originally Posted by SNR
Not a movie, but a mini-series. Abigail's death in John Adams.
I don't know of any scene in any movie that hits me as hard as this one.
Giamatti is a Bauce. Never been bad in a role, even in his worst movies or craziest roles.
Never had a De'Niro or Nick Cage moment.
Giamatti is even Adomian's funniest impression. Makes fun of him without making you dislike him. The guy is effing bulletproof.
- I need Malcolm. You're too Martin. Know what they did to him, they killed him. . .
- Didn't they kill Malcolm too?
- No, no, no, they say that. But ain't nobody seen the body since the funeral.
- That's how funerals work.