Illeana Douglas


Right now every law enforcement officer in the south west is looking for you. But no-one is looking for a cake-eating pageant-producing midget-tailoring gay couple in Happy, Texas. 

If I ever do a top ten tried-and-tested happyplace films list, this one is going in there. Sheer joy from start to finish. 

Jay Phillips: You know, sometimes when I look at you, I see you way in the future as this amazing old lady who’s done all this really far out things.
Denise Waverly: Mm-hmm.
Jay Phillips: But you don’t see that. What’s it gonna take for me to get you to see your spark?

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