This was no Babadook. I was not gripping my arm rest. My heart was not leaping out of my throat. I was not terrified to look directly at the screen. The suspense came and went, tension between the film and the audience was never allowed to truly fester. However, despite some over hyping, it's a very admirable project. The concept felt fresh and there were plenty of moments that had me squirming in discomfort and apprehension. A great deal of…
I am ashamed to say this was my first time watching this movie. As a kid I know I've seen the prom scene where Marty rocks out on the guitar, but I had never seen the movie in it's complete form.
What took me so long! Of course it's dated and a little silly but it is such a good film! It's funny and heartfelt and completely enjoyable.
Michael J Fox is perfect.
I want to apologize to all you film experts and to anyone and everyone who has seen more movies and knows more about them than me, but I'm going to flat out say this:
Argo did not deserve to win Best Picture.
I can't say I didn't like the film, but I did not think it deserved to be called the best picture made this year, or the most artistic or the most interesting.
I thought the best thing about…