After watching this film I realized I lived in a hole when it came to current events in the early 2000s, or I blame it for being in college and not in the real world. Best quote, that is applicable to myself as well as the cast of characters, by Liev Shrieber who plays Marty Baron, the new editor of the Boston Globe, who kicks off the investigation of the Catholic Church:
“Sometimes it’s easy to forget that we spend…
I highly enjoyed this film, despite all the bad reviews, I enjoyed how they took the old-school Bond route, rather then taking it dark like Skyfall. And as I expected Christoph Waltz was a killer villain. Also, I'm really glad I saw this in IMAX, the scenes in Mexico City and in London was a visionary wonder. Well done Sam Mendes.
Oh Ava, a different twist on the femme fatale . . . More like a frightening twist, there were a lot of frightening things about this film, and at the same time entertaining. But when you think about how close this scifi film shadows our reality, it will scare the shit out of you. I got goosebumps at the end and felt the brilliance of Alex Garland, this film got the full 5 stars, looking forward to what's next for Garland :)
This film I now the most relate to in terms of relationships. How perfect looking at the dysfunction of being normal and how best to let go and live. This film is beautifully expressed through a graphic designer's (Ewan McGregor) eyes through photographs, drawings, and spray paint. Christopher Plummer is perfection in his role as a gay activist coming out late to the party and making up for lost time. Melanie Laurent and Ewan McGregor are beautifully vulnerable. This film…