⚡ for eli ⚡
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
We've been chasing a phantom.
Where to start!
This was never going to be as good as MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT for me. I knew that going in. With my expectations firmly in check, MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - DEAD RECKONING PART ONE (don't make a BIRDMAN joke, don't make a BIRDMAN joke) was still a goddamn barn burner. An absolute high-flying circus of a movie that shouldn't work, but works magnificently.
The story is, surprisingly, abundantly understandable for a MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE…
Henry walked for an hour. The evening was cool and pleasant. The city still wide awake. He could feel the thick bankroll in the inside pocket of his jacket. He patted it gently. A lot of money for an hour's work.
I don't know if I've read through an author's body of work as thoroughly and as enthusiastically as Roald Dahl. Not even my beloved Haruki Murakami, probably. I must've been about 8, my oldest sister had moved out and…