Will Ferrell gives what is possibly the finest performance of his career, which is a wonderful thing to behold so long as you can get past the movies annoying Indie sensibilities. Elsewhere there are some lovely subtle performances from Laura Dern, Michael Peña and Rebecca Hall, whilst newcomer Christopher Wallace evades the "annoying kid" cliche by adding an "old beyond his years" weight to his performance.
Bittersweet, melancholic but not without a layer of warmth, Everything Must Go isn't exactly…
Daryl's Disney Project part II
Generic. Bland. Dull. Beige. Average. Uninspiring. Middling. Flat. Mediocre.
You get the idea.
I'm sure if I was a 4 yr old boy who absolutely loved all things "dinosaur" I'd have gotten some kicks out of this. Frankly, Dinosaur is the least "Disney" Disney animated feature I've seen to date. The animation, colour and lighting is all over the place, and the plot bears more than a passing resemblance to The Land Before…
I have absolutely no idea of how to start this review.
First off the bat, to the best of my knowledge there is nothing here that will shake the foundations and change the opinion of the Nolan haters.
Set 8 years after The Dark Knight, this film takes a knackered and spiritually broken Bruce Wayne and places him in a situation where he must don the cape once more.
Christian Bale has come a long way in 7 years. From…
Thank jeebus for Letterboxd. For years I've been doing the "Bond Marathon" before the latest 007 adventure. For years I thought I was the only sad fucker who endured all twenty something films in preparation for the next slice of kiss kiss, bang bang. There's a few that have more or less concluded this little ritual, but seeing as Skyfall ain't out until 26th October I thought I'd slowly work my way through them, starting now.
So... Dr No. The…