My life has come to the point where I can say "well, Wolfcop just wasn't as good as Zombeavers," and don't get me wrong...I am THRILLED about this.
Really wish this one was more fun. The name and trailers suggested a Troma-type grindhouse tribute, and there are small inklings of that here. But for a movie that's only an hour and 19 minutes, there is way too much boring filler. The transformation scenes are great, and there's one awesome stretch…
"Pure cinema." It's the notion of focusing on the purest elements of cinema...motion, visual composition and rhythm.
You will not find a better expression of Pure Cinema in the action genre than Mad Max: Fury Road.
I loved every single beautiful, insane and exhilarating frame of this movie. This is the Mad Max series reborn in the most over-the-top, mythic fashion possible, delivering the biggest and best action sequences we have seen in years, while somehow also not forgetting to…
While not supplanting Winter Soldier as my favorite (that's gonna be REALLY hard to do), Age of Ultron nonetheless is, to me, the ultimate promise of the MCU, fulfilled. This is the most "comic booky" comic book movie I have ever seen. Watching it actually replicates how it feels to read the big Marvel crossover events, thanks in large part to an episodic story structure that actually feels like a series of individual issues, but also thanks to just how…