I thought this was really well executed. I liked all the same parts of the movie that I liked in the graphic novel. I also, however, found that it had all the same flaws. It was slow and lagging in the same places. The soundtrack was fun, and the casting of Rorschach was spot on. I thought that Dr. Manhattan's CGI holds up pretty well considering its about six years old. Overall, a faithful adaptation, even when it might have benefited from some creative editing.
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.
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