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Observations: Dane DeHaan is Mr. Burns

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Now while some people think Dane DeHaan has a striking resemblance to Leonardo DiCaprio, it was while I was watching Life After Beth that I realised there is a much more obvious comparison… Mr Burns.

Yes The Simpsons’ Mr Burns.

Now while some would feel this is unfair, let’s remind ourselves that Dane is an excellent actor who has appeared in many fine films such as Chronicle, The Place Beyond the Pines and Kill Your Darlings and is more than capable of some gentle ribbing. Besides Mr Burns is one of the best creations to come from The Simpsons and Life After Beth is really quite bad, so DeHaan should be glad of some attention that pulls focus away from the movie.

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Páraic wanted to be a gangster as far back as he can remember. Brought up on a diet of films he was too young to be watching by his brothers, all things 80s teens thanks to his sisters and the classics by his folks he's turned into a well-rounded (maybe a little too round) film lover. Only recently discovering North by Northwest, he longs for a train journey with a beautiful blond.

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