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Lily and Jim (1997)

Unrated  |   |  Animation, Comedy, Romance  |  October 1997 (USA)
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Lily and Jim are interviewed about their disastrous blind date.

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Jim (voice) (as Rob May)
Karin Anger ...
Lily (voice)
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Lily and Jim are interviewed about their disastrous blind date.

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Jim's water glass disappears briefly. See more »

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Jim: Ya know, relationships are a lot like those little packets of condiments you get at fast-food restaurants. They're these little magical things that can last forever on a shelf, but once you open them up, they go bad really fast. I just don't understand condiments.
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absolutely brilliant
28 August 1999 | by (Berzerkeley, CA) – See all my reviews

I saw this short as a part of the Spike and Mike Festival of Animation and it *completely* stole the show. Basically it's about two people -- who are obviously perfect for one another -- on the ultimate Blind Date from Hell, where things rapidly go from awkward to horrible to worse. I wish I dared to write down some of the absolutely hysterical dialogue, but that would be spoiling the fun for others. This is a brilliant, very twisted gem of a short film, and made me an instant fan of Don Hertzfeldt, the animator. See it and you'll become one too.


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