So, I may have just gushed to Max Richter about how much his music means to me while he autographed my copy of The Congress soundtrack. #fanboy #dignified
The score and performances are the main (and possibly only) reasons to watch Ari Folman's disappointing follow-up to Waltz With Bashir. A plethora of great ideas (both Lem's and Folman's) get swamped by a tsunami of Bakshi-aping technicolor. Colourful, but confused.
*sets iPod to 'repeat'*
Say what one might about the characters in the original Jurassic Park, but one thing they weren't was stupid. Jurassic World, on the other hand...
It doesn't so much milk the nostalgic teat as kill the nostalgic cow, peel off the nostalgic cow hide and parade around in it, bellowing "Look how much I look like the original film, but with a difference!" and then winks.
Its CGI is retrograde, as are its gender politics. One reason you shouldn't mistake…