I usually enjoy Lee Van Cleef as a bad guy in westerns, and this was no exception. While the movie itself was sort of average, the actors all performed really well and heightened the otherwise plain story. The scenery was also really nice, and it didn't feel like any expenses were spared when it came to the sets and such. All in all a pleasant watch.
Until I read some early reviews I was very skeptic about this film. Sure, I had liked all of the previous Marvel films (minus The Hulk) and especially loved the first Iron Man, but the whole concept of putting all these heroes and villains in the same movie seemed like a train wreck waiting to happen - but it didn't!
Other than the movie being a bit too long it was pretty much the perfect super hero flick. Everybody got…
Just rewatched this on Blu-ray after a few years away from it and I remembered why it's one of my favorite films - this is just so watchable, so fun and so completely ridiculous you can't help loving it. Big Trouble in Little China is the perfect "guilty pleasure" if I should categorize it.
Kurt Russell <3