A well edited, well structured documentary about one of the most electrifying and polarizing figures the world of sports has ever known. As a long time fan of football, I am enthralled and captivated by this documentary.
Full River Red 2023
Too much twist and turns in a 2.5 hours movie, feels like I was watching a Battle royale + escape room style murder mystery game with Chinese and Zhang Yimou characteristics (source materials based on Chinese history, sweeping shots, beautiful colours and massive amounts of extras). Watching this movie I was consistently switching in between the mindset of “wtf this is so stupid” and “okay this is interesting as fuck”, but my impression was more on the former. Also this…
I must not hype. Hype is the mind killer.
Hype is the little-death that brings total disappointment.
I will face my hype, I will permit it to pass over me and through me.
And when it has gone past, I will turn the inner eye to see its merit.
Where the hype has gone there will be nothing. Only the film will remain.
Spider-Man: No Way Home 2021
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
I've got a lot to say about this film, so, buckle up for (some) Spoilers and less than coherent review/rambling since my brain is tired. This review will be divided into part 1 (my general thoughts about the movie) and part 2 (my opinion on what this film truly serves to be, aka a rant against Sony).
So I watched it yesterday at a packed IMAX afternoon crowd, and the audience energy was something I've rarely experienced before,…