But, Arci should start diversifying and realize that there's more to kookiness than the 'drunken candor' and just-folks
acting style she utilizes too often as a crutch to win viewers over.
Jacobson, whose producing endeavors also include the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" films and the underperformer "One Day," starring Anne Hathaway, appreciates the "just-folks
" side of Lawrence--and Jacobson has worked with a lot of A-list stars during her years as a studio executive.
The movie's just-folks
vibe is accentuated by Wojahn's jittery videography and bumpy sound mix; shot on a consumer-model camcorder, his is a film that's unprofessional--and unpretentious--in the best way possible.
While we can quibble with some of the players over the years, he's a comfortable fixture on the way home and a marketing genius with his just-folks
demeanor that always comes across as sincere.
To date, Edwards is the only Southerner in the race, and he has just-folks
charm like Clinton's.
A scaled-down amalgam of similar complexes in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, the sybaritic, four-story, white stucco-like structure looks a tad out of place amid its just-folks
neighbors on the strip.
Armed with PowerPoint slides and his just-folks
Midwestern drawl, he speaks at conferences of grocery manufacturers and seed companies, arguing that pharmacrops present an opportunity, not a danger, for the nation's breadbasket.
Alongside the recent "Scout's Honor," "Shades of Gray" provides the kind of reassuring, just-folks
take on gay rights activism that's most likely to change Moral Majority mindsets.
. Dressed in a casual shirt and sweater, no tie.
It's Erin's just-folks
personality that persuades the sick residents of Hinkley, California, to stand up for their kids and fight the power (company), and her pluck (see also: ample cleavage) that leads them to victory in their class-action suit.
Just thinking about the next campaign--the fawning magazine profiles, the endless photos of the candidate modeling his collection of expressions (sincere, resolute, compassionate, just-folks
), the fauxjudicious editorials full of friendly policy advice--makes me want to retire to the country and raise cats.