Me? Downloading a 240p version just to watch Colin Firth and Stellan Skarsgård do the titanic pose? More likely than you think.
How do I rate this? I really wanted to go crazy about it, but I didn’t. While I do think it’s good, it’s impossible not to see how similar it is to Taxi Driver, King of Comedy et al, and that’s disappointing.
Joaquin Phoenix’s performance is absolutely hypnotic and the technical aspects are fantastic (that score!) but it felt a bit dull at times, mostly around the second act.
The final rioting scenes and how they are tied to the…