After movies like A Talking Cat and the 8th Doctor made for Tv movie i was really convinced i couldn't take Eric Roberts seriously as an actor.
This movie changed all that. He was actually terrifying here. I admit i was very curious about movie for quite a while and even when i saw the final minutes i still didn't feel ready to take it all in, i had that feeling you get when you know someone is gonna turn…
Did i mention that our media (games in this case) get scapegoated? Cause they do, and this movie really isn't helping to diminish the thought that playing violent video games is a horrible thing.
Yet another media "satire" that completely fails and is hypocritical. Instead of actually satirizing, the writers opted to show off disgusting seizure inducing shock visuals and introduce poor unsympathetic characters. Acting like a 12 year old who'd play the sort of violent games this movie is…
Ok, so anyone who knows me know that i'm a fan of the band Joy Division and i've been listening to them since i was a teen. Although they didn't truly become my one of my favorite bands until i saw Control on my 20th birthday
Anyway, on to the review.
It should be pretty obvious what this film is about. You follow around Ian's life before Joy Division was formed right to his suicide on May 18th 1980. Pretty…