This film had all the ingredients to make a fun, whimsical film. It had a charming cast, a captivating design and a thrilling premise, however, it failed to deliver on nearly all accounts.
The cast never really gets to shine as the premise is never fully realized. The fight scenes are weak and shortlived with very few moments of truly inspired choreography. The combination of Austen with paranormal is done so rather clumsily, making both parts feel rushed and underdeveloped.…
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…
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.