Crotchety

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  • having a difficult and contrary disposition; "a cantankerous and venomous-tongued old lady"- Dorothy Sayers

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  • Downey and Duvall go at it in solid comedy-drama ‘The Judge’
    JUST watching snarky Chicago lawyer Robert Downey Jr. spar with crotchety father Robert Duvall as he tries to defend the small-town Indiana jurist on a murder rap is worth the... Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'
  • St. Vincent
    Oh boy. Where to begin. Okay, let’s start here. Can we please stop praising Bill Murray for playing these characters? Is it really that hard to play a crotchety old man that says sarcastic things every second? And fine, if the script is funny and you get Bill Murray – we’ll all love it. If […] Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'
  • Movie review: "Men, Women & Children" wags its crotchety fingers over newfangled internet
    Jason Reitman's new film, "Men, Women & Children" wags its crotchety fingers over newfangled internet. Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'

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