I loved this back in the day and it was a subject of many a school yard re-tellings (especially Tarantino's joke).
Features Banderas right in his element, Salma Hayek is gorgeous as ever and this, for me, is probably the highlight of Rodriguez's career. The Spy Kids stuff is not for me and the Machete and Planet Terror stuff got a little too gimmicky for my taste. Sin City was kinda fun though. Desperado, however, is just the perfect blend…
Holy moly!!!!!!!!!!!!! This one came completely out of left field for me.
Knowing nothing of the movie, I assumed it's just some light fairy tale movie. And it is that, but also so much more. This is like a fairy tale Galore! I swear the guy who wrote this was on more drugs than the guy who wrote Alice in Wonderland (and we all know that guy was tripping balls).
It's all over the place with the story, but it…
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I can definitely see why a lot of people have drawn similarities between this and A New Hope. I would even say this is a reimagined version of A New Hope and Empire combined. And it's pretty fun.
I like most of the new characters. The new baddie is pretty bad ass, (as long as he keeps his mask on, because the turtleneck and perm isn't doing him any favours). The new droid is pretty cool too.
I like how…