So many twists it puts a corkscrew to shame.
A damning indictment of trial by media told in a Rashomon "he says, she says" style, there's a rich vein of Fincher's unique bleak humour that i do so enjoy.
Personally, going in cold, id expected the ending to be more ambiguous than it was, but i have no problem with that.
Easily one of the most singnificant movies of the year, love it or hate it.
Due to my sometimes contrarian nature, when critics gang up on a movie and give it a good drubbing, i will look to find something positive to say about it- it cant be THAT bad after all, and often the consensus is diametrically opposed to my own opinion - Cloud Atlas, Man of Steel and Prometheus being recent examples that spring to mind.
So, it was with a trepidatious sense of excitement and anticipation that i watched After Earth, looking…