All those rave reviews over the last few months ... maybe they oversold this movie a little. I loved the premise. I loved the trailers. So my expectations were high. Too high?
I have no idea why - right from the start - I was a little more bored than I expected to be. Maybe I'd read too much about the movie before seeing it?
I don't quite share the world's infatuation with Scarlett Johansson, which was one of my…
Way out of my comfort zone. Which could be a good thing, except for the fact that everything feels so shallow. Harmony Korine is a guy with experience in making his audience uncomfortable - he's the guy who wrote "Kids". But I remember "Kids" as a movie that made me feel bad, because it felt real.
Nothing in "Spring Breakers" feels real. Which may be completely intentional: A vacation spent drinking and taking drugs doesn't feel real once you're back…