Many thanks to all those who chimed in to the Canada item on behalf of John Candy. Good points were raised all around, including his strength as a supporting character and his most memorable line (in Swedish) from Splash.
Secondly, I will have to disagree with my colleague David Skinner's assessment of the movie Garden State. David, what about the knight in shining armor who works at Medieval Times?
For more info, here is a link to my review in the Daily Standard.
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