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Old Joy (2006)

Director: Kelly Reichardt
Stars: Will Oldham, Daniel London, Matt McCormick, Tanya Smith, Autumn Campbell, Keri Moran

This road movie takes two old friends, played by Daniel London and Will Oldham (otherwise known as Bonnie 'Prince' Billy) trying to catch up via an overnight camping trip in the mountains of Oregon. The tension of the meandering scenes frames the changes the friends have undergone through since last they saw each other. Yo La Tenga provides the atmospheric score, setting the stage for a strange turn you won't see coming.

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