Wow, how have I not seen this before? Officially up there with my two other favourite comedies: Anchorman and Some Like it Hot, amazing stuff. i thought there may be a chance I won't like it. What an idiot I am.
And I can't believe how under-quoted Annie Hall is:
'What's with all these awards? They're always giving out awards. Best Fascist Dictator: Adolf Hitler.'
'My grammy never gave gifts. She was too busy getting raped by Cossacks.'
'Bingo! How fun! But, I digress. Where were we?' - Col. Hans Landa
Revenge is a dish best served cold, but for Tarantino it's served bloody, thrilling and all digested in 2 and a half hours.
The first chapter alone is arguably one of the most tense, chilling scenes ever constructed in film. Not only introducing Christoph Waltz to the world but also a terrifying insight into Jewish life during WWII.
Historically, the piece is excellent, expressing the Nazi ideology…
The top 10 things that make the Fellowship my favourite film:
1. The casting and acting are to perfection. Everyone immerses themselves in their character and bring the world to life almost effortlessly.
2. Jackson and the WETA production crew are nothing short of geniuses. Tolkien's Middle Earth couldn't look any more real and beautiful.
3. Best use of establishing shots and location in any film thanks to powerful cinematography and directing and of course the choice to film in…